A resource for reliable information about significant people, places, events, and things in Minnesota history.
Auto race at the 1917 Minnesota State Fair.
Minnesota State Fair pass, 1917.
Sideshows at the Minnesota State Fair, 1917.
Sons of Italy Fourth of July float, Hibbing, 1930.
YMCA paper fan, 1918.
Herb Brooks statue at St. Paul’s River Centre. Photographed by Flickr user Bri Weldon on June 5, 2011.
Bill Baker’s 1980 Olympic jersey and hockey stick, 2004. Photograph by Flickr user public.resource.org.
The 1980 Olympic U.S. Hockey team lights the cauldron at the 2002 Olympics in Salt Lake City, Utah. Photograph by Preston Keres.
Herb Brooks Arena at the Olympic Center in Lake Placid, New York, 2011. Photographby Flickr user justinknabb.
The 1980 United States Olympic Hockey Team, 1980.
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