Oil on canvas color painting of Rev. Alfred Brunson c.1830.

Rev. Alfred Brunson

Oil on canvas color painting of Rev. Alfred Brunson c.1830.

Water color painting of Little Crow’s Village on the Mississippi by Seth Eastman c.1846–1848.

Little Crow's Village on the Mississippi

Water color painting of Little Crow’s Village on the Mississippi by Seth Eastman c.1846–1848.

Black and white print of the first capitol building of Minnesota Territory c.1849.

Central House, St. Paul - "First Capitol" of Minnesota Territory

Black and white print of the first capitol building of Minnesota Territory c.1849.

Promotional pamphlet featuring photographs of Florence Macbeth and excerpts from positive reviews of her singing performances.

Florence Macbeth promotional pamphlet

Promotional pamphlet featuring photographs of Florence Macbeth and excerpts from positive reviews of her singing performances. Image reproduced with permission by Heritage Protocol & University Archives, Florida State University Libraries.

Black and white photograph of Florence Macbeth taken c.1915-1920.

Florence Macbeth seated at piano

Photograph of Florence Macbeth taken c.1915–1920.

Black and white studio portrait of Florence Macbeth, 1917.

Studio portrait of Florence Macbeth

Autographed studio portrait of Florence Macbeth, 1917.

Black and white publicity photograph of Florence Macbeth taken on June 24, 1913.

Florence Macbeth

Publicity photograph of Florence Macbeth taken on June 24, 1913.

Macbeth, Florence Mary (1889–1966)

Mankato-born Florence Macbeth won international acclaim as an operatic soprano during the 1910s and 1920s. Known as "the Minnesota nightingale," Macbeth made hundreds of concert and recital appearances during her career. She toured the U.S. with the Chicago Opera Company for fourteen years before retiring from singing in the 1930s.

Tinted color postcard of High bridge c.1905.

High bridge, St. Paul

Tinted postcard of High bridge c.1905.

Oil-on-canvas painting of steamboats traveling the Mississippi River. Painted by Ferdinand Richardt in 1857.

View on the Mississippi River

Oil-on-canvas painting of steamboats traveling the Mississippi River. Painted by Ferdinand Richardt in 1857.

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