A resource for reliable information about significant people, places, events, and things in Minnesota history.
Dr. William W. Mayo, c.1900.
Black and white drawing of Abigail Hunt Snelling, c.1875.
Pastel drawing on paper of Adolf Dehn made by Wanda Gág, c.1915.
Fort Ripley, 1862. Pen and wash drawing made in 1864 by Corporal August Harfeldt, Third Battery, Minnesota Light Artillery.
Fort Ripley view from the north, 1864. Pen and wash drawing by Corporal August Harfeldt, Third Battery, Minnesota Light Artillery.
Architectural drawing of the Minnesota Building, c.1928.
The North West Fur Post as it appeared during John Sayer's tenure as partner in the early nineteenth century. Drawn by David Geister, ca. 2000.
J. Walter Stevens’ competition entry for the Germania Bank, 6 West Fifth Street, St. Paul. Reproduced in Jeffrey A. Hess and Paul Clifford Larson, St. Paul’s Architecture (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2006), 56.
Drawing room decorated for Charlotte Hill's wedding to George T. Slade at the James J. Hill house, 240 Summit Avenue, St. Paul, 1901. Photographed by Charles A. Zimmerman.
Dred Scott at Fort Snelling, c.1837. Oil on canvas painting by David Geister, 2013.
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