A resource for reliable information about significant people, places, events, and things in Minnesota history.
Graphite drawing of St. Paul by Seth Eastman, 1848.
Graphite drawing by Adlof Hoeffler of St. Paul, 1849.
Black and white print of the first capitol building of Minnesota Territory c.1849.
Photograph taken just after the St. Anthony Falls Tunnel collapse, 1869. The Hennepin Suspension Bridge is visible in the background.
Ground level view of the Hennepin Bridge, c.1868.
Black and white photo negative of the Hennepin Avenue Bridge, c.1868.
The Hennepin Suspension Bridge, c.1865.
Two single horse carriages in front of the Hennepin Bridge, c.1865.
Black and white photograph of the Hennepin Avenue Bridge looking toward Nicollet Island, c.1865.
Black and white, daguerreotype-style photograph of the Hennepin Avenue Bridge, c.1857.
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 © .