St. Bernard's Catholic Church

Side view of St. Bernard's Church in Cologne taken in the spring of 1999. The church's school can be seen on the right side of the image. Photograph Collection, Carver County Historical Society, Waconia.

Photograph of St. Peter's Lutheran School near Watertown c.1920s. Photograph Collection, Carver County Historical Society, Waconia.

St. Peter's Lutheran School

Photograph of students gathered in front of St. Peter's Lutheran School near Watertown c.1920s. Photograph Collection, Carver County Historical Society, Waconia.

Photograph of St. Joseph's Parochial School c.1880.

St. Joseph's Parochial School

Photograph of St. Joseph's Parochial School c.1880. Photograph Collection, Carver County Historical Society, Waconia.

Color postcard depicting St. Joseph’s Catholic Parochial School and Sister’s Home. Photograph Collection, Carver County Historical Society, Waconia

St. Joseph’s Catholic Parochial School and Sister’s Home

Color postcard depicting St. Joseph’s Catholic Parochial School and Sister’s Home. Photograph Collection, Carver County Historical Society, Waconia

St. John's Lutheran Church and School at 300 4th Street East in Chaska, MN. The church is the long, three-story building; the church is on its far right side. Note the steeple at the far right of the church. Image rights retained by the Carver County Historical Society.

St. John’s Lutheran Church and School

St. John's Lutheran Church and School at 300 4th Street East in Chaska. The church is the long, three-story building; the church is on its far right side. Note the steeple at the far right of the church. Photograph collection, Carver County Historical Society, Waconia.

Photograph of Frank Higgins, a lumberjack sky pilot, outdoors c.1900.

Frank Higgins

Photograph of Frank Higgins, a lumberjack sky pilot, outdoors c.1900.

Photograph of Frank Higgins (at left) with two unidentified men near a water wagon c.1920.

Frank Higgins

Photograph of Frank Higgins (at left) with two unidentified men near a water wagon c.1920.

Photograph of Frank Higgins, lumberjack skypilot, c.1910.

Frank E. Higgins

Photograph of Frank E. Higgins, lumberjack skypilot, c.1910.

Higgins, Francis "Frank" E., (1865–1915)

Frank Higgins, the original lumberjack sky pilot, ministered to the souls of lumberjacks across northern Minnesota and the United States. For decades he traveled among the frozen logging camps of Minnesota with his trademark pack of Bibles, hymnals, and Christian literature strapped to his back.

Crown College logo

Logo of Crown College in St. Bonifacius.

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