A resource for reliable information about significant people, places, events, and things in Minnesota history.
Oil-on-canvas study created by Douglas Volk for his painting Second Minnesota Regiment at Mission Ridge, c.1905.
Portrait of John Scott Bradstreet, c.1890. Oil on canvas painting by Douglas Volk.
After the Reception, 1887. Oil on canvas painting by Douglas Volk.
Stephen Arnold Douglas Volk, 1908.
Douglas Volk was an American painter and arts educator. He was the founding director of the Minneapolis School of Arts and provided two paintings to the Minnesota State Capitol.
Minnesota Orchestra on stage during a Beethoven Marathon, 2016. Photograph by Courtney Perry.
The Minnesota Orchestra upon landing in Cuba, 2015. Photograph by Travis Anderson.
First Associate Concertmaster Susie Park playing next to a young Cuban violinist in a Side by Side rehearsal. 2015. Photograph by Travis Anderson.
The Minnesota Orchestra performing the Cuban National Anthem at the Teatro Nacional in Havana. 2015. Photograph by Travis Anderson.
Sommerfest at Peavey Plaza, c.1980s.
Made possible by the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund through the vote of Minnesotans on November 4, 2008. Administered by the Minnesota Historical Society.
Minnesota Historical Society • 345 W. Kellogg Blvd., St. Paul, MN 55102-1906 (Map) • 651-259-3000 © .