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    • Store selling sewing machines and picture frames, St. Peter, Minnesota

    • 1870 - 1887
    • This photograph shows a store in St. Peter that sold picture frames and Howe sewing machines. It was located slightly north of the Nicollet Hotel, which was located on the northwest corner of the intersection of Minnesota Avenue and Park Row.
    • Nicollet County Historical Society
    • Student sewing room, St. Benedict's Academy, St. Joseph, Minnesota

    • 1886 - 1889
    • St. Benedict's Academy (1883-1909; St. Benedict's Monastery (convent), St. Joseph, Minnesota. Some of St. Benedict's Academy students in this sewing class are identified as follows: (at the sewing machines:) the Chester twins and Agnes Kalscha;...
    • Saint Benedict's Monastery
    • Boarding school workroom at St. Benedict's Mission, White Earth, Minnesota

    • 1895?
    • St. Benedict's Mission, White Earth Indian Reservation (White Earth Band of Ojibwe). Students pose with their handiwork in the work room of the newly-built school at St. Benedict's Mission. Domestic arts were considered important. So before and...
    • Saint Benedict's Monastery
    • Keewaydin Hotel in Cottagewood, Deephaven, Minnesota

    • 1900 - 1910
    • Front view shows porch along the entire first floor of this four-story building, with young trees on the front lawn, hand-drawn flag flies from the peak of the middle dormer. Message dated 1907, but postmarked 1908, invites the recipient to come...
    • Westonka Historical Society
    • International Champion Sewing Machine, M. W. Savage Factory, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1905?
    • Advertisement for the International Champion Sewing Machine. International Stock Food Company was owned by Marion Savage, a Minnesota-based entrepreneur for whom the town of Savage, Minnesota, was named. Savage bought record-breaking harness race...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • A Perfect Sewing Machine, M.W. Savage Factories, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1905?
    • Advertisement for the International Champion Sewing Machine. The advertisement attested to the versatility and quality of the machine. It came with a 60 day free trial offer. An illustration shows all the features of the sewing machine. ...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Marshall Wells Hardware Store, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1909
    • Marshall Wells Hardware workers stitching leather horse collars; equipment; leather; sewing machines; lights
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Home Dress Manufacturing Company, St. Peter, Minnesota

    • 1909?
    • Women seated at their sewing machines inside the Home Dress Manufacturing Company in St. Peter. It was established in 1909. The factory was located at 219 Park Row.
    • Nicollet County Historical Society
    • Sewing room at the St. Peter State Hospital, St. Peter, Minnesota

    • 1910 - 1919
    • This postcard shows the sewing room in the Detach Ward South building at the St. Peter State Hospital, according to a note on the reverse side. The note also indicates that the photo was from the period between 1910 and 1919.
    • St. Peter Regional Treatment Center
    • Bird's eye view, Halstad, Minnesota

    • 1911
    • A postcard of an Aerial photograph of Halstad, Minnesota. The city was founded in 1883 and the Methodist church was founded in 1889. Written on back; "Miss Alice Schollert 2923 Aldrich Ave. No., Mpls, Minn. Dear Alice, How are you? We got home...
    • Minnesota Annual Conference United Methodist Church
    • Neighborhood House Sewing  Club, St. Paul, Minnesota

    • 1911
    • Photograph of a woman using a measuring tape to measure the length of a skirt on Ida Blehart. Neighborhood House was founded by the Hebrew Ladies Benevolent Society. Neighborhood House was founded primarily to provide recreational, educational and...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Johnson Manufacturing Company, St. Peter, Minnesota

    • 1913?
    • Wwomen at work inside the Johnson Manufacturing Company building in St. Peter, which was located at 100 South Minnesota Avenue. The women can be seen seated in long rows in front of sewing machines.
    • Nicollet County Historical Society
    • Sewing machine demonstration, Lanesboro, Minnesota

    • 1916-04
    • A crowd gathers for a free sewing machine demonstration outside the Thompson Brothers store in Lanesboro; the Langlie Olson and Fladager Company store is at right. Christ Madson's ice cream factory is seen in background.
    • Fillmore County Historical Society
    • World War I home front, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1918
    • World War I home front; Red Cross workers; sewing; war industry; women; uniforms
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • World War I home front, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1918
    • World War I home front; war relief; women; sewing; children; war posters; allies
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • World War I home front, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1918
    • World War I home front; window display; sewing; knitting; spinning wheels; Red Cross workers in uniform; girl
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Simon and Sadie Schwartz with customer at the Schwartz Tailor Shop, St. Paul, Minnesota

    • 1918?
    • Two male customers wait inside the tailor shop while Simon holds a measuring tape and Sadie works at a sewing machine. Turn of the century Jewish immigrants were closely associated with all aspects of the garment industry. While many worked in...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Girl's Club doll party at West Side Neighborhood House, St. Paul, Minnesota

    • 1919
    • Girls, some holding dolls or teddy bears, in this group photograph of the Girl's Club at Neighborhood House. Neighborhood House was founded by the Hebrew Ladies Benevolent Society. Neighborhood House was founded primarily to provide recreational,...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Annual Report of the County Agricultural Agent in Dodge County Minnesota 1928

    • 1928-11
    • The 1928 annual report contains two documents; 31-page Annual Extension Review, Analyses, Interpretation and Presentation Summary; 44-page Narrative Report. The Narrative Report contains Farm Bureau Overview including picnic, work in Home...
    • Dodge County Extension Office, University of Minnesota Extension
    • Downtown, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1928?
    • The corner building at Lake Avenue and West First Street is downtown Duluth holds businesses: Hockin Brace and Paleen furniture, H. L. Cook Company auto repairs garage, and White Sewing Machine Company. Up the avenue is the Masonic Temple's dome.
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Ewing's Music Store, Princeton, Minnesota

    • 1932
    • Inside the Ewing's Music Store on First Street in Princeton with Annie Ewing. Store sold pianos, musical instruments, and sewing machines.
    • Mille Lacs County Historical Society
    • Annual Report of the County Agricultural Agent in Dodge County Minnesota 1933

    • 1933-11
    • The 1933 Extension report contains two documents; 31-page Annual Extension Review, Analyses, Interpretation and Presentation Summary; 70-page Narrative Report. The Narrative Report contains Economic problems, volunteer leadership, all 12 townships...
    • Dodge County Extension Office, University of Minnesota Extension
    • Annual Report of the County Agricultural Agent in Dodge County Minnesota 1936

    • 1936-09
    • The 1936 Dodge County Extension report contains six documents: 33-page Annual Extension Review, Analyses, Interpretation and Presentation Summary; 55-page Extension Narrative Report; 4-H Narrative Report; Agricultural Conservation Blockman Report;...
    • Dodge County Extension Office, University of Minnesota Extension
    • St. Peter State Hospital, St. Peter, Minnesota

    • 1940?
    • This building at the St. Peter State Hospital was used to house married couples who were employed at the hospital. Later, it was used to house single employees. A sewing room was located in the basement for a number of years.
    • St. Peter Regional Treatment Center
    • Hadassah women teaching girls, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1946
    • The photograph depicts sewing instruction for young girls and women that Hadassah sponsored. Items sewed in-home were sent to Palestine. Pictured (left to right): Florence Kunin, Jacqueline Kunin, Myra Joy Golden, Betty Golden.
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Annual Report of the County Extension Service in Dodge County Minnesota 1947

    • 1947-10
    • The 1947 Dodge County Extension Services annual report contains three documents; 2 copies of the Annual Report over 67 pages, the combined Annual Report of County Extension Workers over 16 pages; and the 4-page Annual Report of County Farm Labor....
    • Dodge County Extension Office, University of Minnesota Extension
    • Hadassah supply shower, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1953
    • A group of women standing around a table set with cookies, cake and tea. An unidentified woman is sitting at the head of the table. The Hadassah Supply showers were popular events: members collected and contributed towels, sheets and other...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Annual Report of the County Extension Service Dodge County Minnesota 1956

    • 1956-10
    • The 1956 Dodge County Extension Service annual report contains two documents: 31-page Annual Statistical Report; 93-page Extension Narrative Report. The Narrative Report includes: Introductory Statement 1,599 farms average acres is 168; 99-95...
    • Dodge County Extension Office, University of Minnesota Extension
    • Superior Street in 1963, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1963
    • Addresses 25-33 on the upper side of East Superior Street.
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Annual Narrative Report Dodge County Extension Service 1968

    • 1968-12
    • The 1968 Dodge County Extension Service Annual Report contains two documents: 15-page Annual Statistical Report; 48-page Narrative Report. The Narrative Report contains: Introductory Statement 2 new 4-H Clubs-Concord Cheerful Workers, Vernon...
    • Dodge County Extension Office, University of Minnesota Extension
    • Prindle House Servant Bedroom, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1975?
    • Servant quarters were on the third floor. In 1904, William Martin Prindle (1861-1944) and Mina Merrill Prindle (1864-1963) chose William Hunt of the firm Palmer, Hall, and Hunt, as the architect of their new Duluth home built in 1905 at 2211...
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Annual Report of the County Extension Service in Dodge County, Minnesota 1960

    • 1960-09
    • The 1960 Dodge County Extension Serive Annual Report contains two documents: 31-page Annual Statistical Report; 110-pages Narrative Report. The Narrative Report includes: Introductory Statement (pages 1-3); Extension Organization, Extension...
    • Dodge County Extension Office, University of Minnesota Extension
    • Atlas and Farm Directory of Fillmore County, Minnesota (plat book)

    • 1915
    • Atlas and Farm Directory with complete survey in township plats of Fillmore County Minnesota. Contains plats of all townships with owners names; maps of the State, United States, and World; an outline map of the county showing location of...
    • Fillmore County Historical Society

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