Black and white photograph of the St. Paul branch of the Weyerhaeuser Company, ca. 1935.

St. Paul branch of the Weyerhaeuser Company

The St. Paul branch of the Weyerhaeuser Company, ca. 1935.

Frederick Weyehaeuser, 1924. Oil on canvas painting by M. Askinazy.

Oil on canvas painting of Frederick Weyehaeuser

Frederick Weyehaeuser, 1924. Oil on canvas painting by M. Askinazy.

Black and white photograph of Frederick Weyerhaeuser, ca. 1900

Frederick Weyerhaeuser

Frederick Weyerhaeuser, ca. 1900

Weyerhaeuser, Frederick (1834–1914)

Frederick Weyerhaeuser was a prominent, self-made lumber capitalist and millionaire in the Midwest during the Gilded Age. Nicknamed "the Lumber King" and "the Timber King" during a time when lumber ranked alongside iron and the railroads as a source of industry, Weyerhaeuser created a syndicate that controlled millions of acres of timberland. The syndicate also controlled sawmills, paper mills, and processing plants.

Color image of varieties of chapati flour on sale at Pooja Grocers. Photographed by Preeti Mathur in March 2017.

Chapati flour at Pooja Grocers

Varieties of chapati flour on sale at Pooja Grocers, 855 45th Avenue Northeast, Minneapolis. The store opened in 2009 to meet the growing needs of Indian Americans in Minnesota. Photographed by Preeti Mathur in March 2017.

Color image of Pooja Grocers, 855 45th Avenue Northeast, Minneapolis. Photographed by Preeti Mathur in March 2017.

Exterior of Pooja Grocers

Exterior of Pooja Grocers, 855 45th Avenue Northeast, Minneapolis. The store opened in 2009 to meet the growing needs of Indian Americans in Minnesota. Photographed by Preeti Mathur in March 2017.

Color image of a Pillsbury Bake-off Apron, Pillsbury's Best Flour, Pillsbury Company, Minneapolis, Minnesota, ca. 1950.

Pillsbury Bake-off Apron

Pillsbury Bake-off Apron, Pillsbury's Best Flour, Pillsbury Company, Minneapolis, Minnesota, ca. 1950.

Color image of a sign, Pillsbury's Best Flour, Pillsbury Company, Minneapolis, Minnesota, ca. 1950.

Sign Advertising Pillsbury’s Best Flour

Sign, Pillsbury's Best Flour, Pillsbury Company, Minneapolis, Minnesota, ca. 1950.

Color image of Bake-Off Winner Kurt Wait (Redwood City, CA) baking macadamia fudge torte. He was the first and only male grand prize winner, 1996.

1996 Grand Prize Winner, Macadamia Fudge Torte

Bake-Off Winner Kurt Wait (Redwood City, CA) baking macadamia fudge torte. He was the first and only male grand prize winner, 1996.

Black and white photograph of Bake-Off Grand Prize Winner Julie Konecne (Bemidji, MN) tasting her chocolate pecan praline layer cake, 1988.

1988 Grand Prize winner, Chocolate Pecan Praline Layer Cake

Bake-Off Grand Prize winner Julie Konecne (Bemidji) tastes her chocolate pecan praline layer cake, 1988.

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