White ribbon with a list of the locations and dates of major battles of the 5th Minnesota Volunteer Infantry.

Veteran Ribbon Badge of the 5th Minnesota Regiment

Veteran Ribbon Badge of the Fifth Minnesota Regiment.

Photograph of Elias W. Mortimer

Elias W. Mortimer, Sergeant in Company F, Fifth Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment

Elias W. Mortimer, Sergeant in Company F, Fifth Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment, c.1865. Photograph by Joel Emmons Whitney.

Photograph of Thomas Parke Gere

Thomas Parke Gere, First Lieutenant and Adjutant with the Fifth Minnesota Volunteer Infantry. Medal of Honor Recipient

Thomas Parke Gere, First Lieutenant and Adjutant with the Fifth Minnesota Volunteer Infantry. Medal of Honor Recipient, c.1863.

Photograph of Colonel Lucius Hubbard

Lucius F. Hubbard, Colonel, Fifth Minnesota Infantry

Lucius F. Hubbard, Colonel, Fifth Minnesota Infantry, c.1863.

A United States battle flag carried by the Fifth Minnesota

Fifth Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment National Battle Flag

Fifth Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment National Battle Flag.

Fifth Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment

The Fifth Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment's Civil War service included participation in thirteen campaigns, five sieges and thirty-four battles, including duty on Minnesota's frontier during the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862. They were the last of the state's regiments to form in response to President Lincoln's first call for troops.

Black and white photograph of Henry Sibley wearing the uniform of a brigadier general, 1862.

Henry H. Sibley, brigadier general

Henry H. Sibley as a brigadier general in the United States Volunteer Army, 1863.

Minnesota state officers posed with Governor Lucius F. Hubbard

Minnesota state officers posed with Governor Lucius F. Hubbard

Governor Hubbard with state officers standing on the capitol steps, 1884.

Black and white photograph of Lucius F. Hubbard, 1865.

Lucius F. Hubbard

Lucius F. Hubbard, 1865.

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