Members of the Fifteenth Regiment in their lodgings at Camp Mead.
Members of the Fifteenth Regiment boarding a train to Camp Mead.
Quarters of the Fifteenth Regiment at Fort McKenzie, c. 1898
Officers of the Fifteenth Regiment at Fort McKenzie, c. 1898
Temporary dwellings of the Fifteenth Regiment after abandoning the Fairgrounds, c.1898
In 1898, four hundred members of the Fifteenth Minnesota Volunteer Infantry were hospitalized with typhoid after camping at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds. U.S. Army surgeons decided the epidemic's source was the public water of Minneapolis.
In this brief radio documentary, MN90 producer Andi McDaniel learns how Aussie-Minnesotan Elizabeth Kenny revolutionized polio care.
Sister Kenny Foundation seals used for fundraising campaign, 3 different presentations, date unknown.
Made possible by the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund through the vote of Minnesotans on November 4, 2008. Administered by the Minnesota Historical Society.
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