Charles Gilfillan

Charles Gilfillan

Charles Gilfillan, ca. 1890.

MN90: Sister Suffragette

In this segment of MN90: Minnesota History in 90 Seconds, Allison Herrera describes the career of suffragist Clara Ueland.

MN90: Sister Suffragette

In this segment of MN90: Minnesota History in 90 Seconds, Britt Aamodt describes the career of suffragist Sarah Burger Stearns.

Allan Spear and Minnesota's Human Rights Act of 1993

Minnesota state senator Allan Spear speaks in favor of a state Human Rights Act on the floor of the Minnesota Senate on March 18, 1993.

Cecil Newman and his family with Minnesota Governor Karl Rolvaag

Cecil Newman and his family with Minnesota Governor Karl Rolvaag

Cecil Newman (far right) and members of his family with Karl Rolvaag (back row, second from left). The picture was taken by Earl McGee and probably dates to Rolvaag’s term of office as the thirty-first governor of Minnesota (1963–1967).

Newman, Cecil (1903–1976)

Cecil Newman was a pioneering newspaper publisher and an influential leader in Minnesota. His newspapers, the Minneapolis Spokesman and the St. Paul Recorder, provided news and information to readers while advancing civil rights, fair employment, political engagement, and Black pride.

Phillipe Cunningham

Phillipe Cunningham

Minneapolis City Council member Phillipe Cunningham (Ward 4), January 8, 2018. Photo by Flickr user Tony Webster, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Leif Erikson memorial

Leif Erikson memorial

The Leif Erikson memorial after its unveiling during a dedication ceremony held on the grounds of the Minnesota State Capitol on October 9, 1949. Photograph by St. Paul Dispatch-Pioneer Press.

Leif Ericson memorial unveiling

Leif Ericson memorial unveiling

The Leif Erikson memorial, partially unveiled, during its dedication ceremony on October 9, 1949. Photograph by the St. Paul Dispatch-Pioneer Press.

Dedication of the Leif Ericson memorial

Dedication of the Leif Ericson memorial

Dedication of the Leif Erikson memorial on the grounds of the Minnesota State Capitol in St. Paul on October 9, 1949. Photograph by the Minneapolis Star-Journal.

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