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    • Zion Evangelical Church, Sleepy Eye, Minnesota

    • 1890
    • St. Paul's College in St. Paul Park, organized in 1889 offered both a preparatory and collegiate course. St. Paul's was organized and supported by the Northern German Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church. This conference included German...
    • Minnesota Annual Conference United Methodist Church
    • Young women snapping beans at Hachsharah farm in Anoka, Minnesota

    • 1930?
    • Four young women sit at a picnic table and snap beans. "Hachsharah" means "training" or "preparation" in Hebrew. Hachsharah were training farms for Jews who wished to settle in Palestine and become citizens. Harchsharah farms were located...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Young man peeling potatoes at the Hachsharah farm, Anoka, Minnesota

    • 1930?
    • A young man sits in a chair peeling potatoes while another man looks on. "Hachsharah" means "training" or "preparation" in Hebrew. Hachsharah were training farms for Jews who wished to settle in Palestine and become citizens. Harchsharah farms...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Young Judea Trailblazers basketball team, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1940
    • Young Judea Trailblazers were just one of several teams that participated in Minneapolis community inter-league play. Pictured are: Shel Stryker, Al Vorspan, Bud Helper, Ed Firestone, Irv Pinsky, Rueb Kaplan, Marsh Drucker.
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Y. M. C. A. restaurant, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1892 - 1900
    • Interior of the Minneapolis Young Men's Christian Association Central Branch, located at 10th Street and Mary Place, showing members dining in the restaurant and a woman working behind the counter. Gas lights and home cooked meals for 25 cents were...
    • Kautz Family YMCA Archives, University of Minnesota Libraries
    • Y. M. C. A. English class, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1895 - 1900
    • Eight members of the Minneapolis Young Men's Christian Association's English class for Chinese speakers, seated on the steps in front of the Y. M. C. A. building, some holding books. Immigrants and persons from rural areas with limited education...
    • Kautz Family YMCA Archives, University of Minnesota Libraries
    • Woyazanska - Tuberculosis

    • 1908
    • This pamphlet was used to educate Dakota people about Tuberculosis. The Santee Normal Training School instructed Dakota children in the Dakota language. These children came from families who were removed from Minnesota to Nebraska after the...
    • Synod of Lakes and Prairies, Presbyterian Church
    • World War I: The Home Front in Minnesota

    • 2012-07-31
    • Immediately after signing the Declaration of War against Germany on April 6, 1917 President Woodrow Wilson issued an appeal to all citizens to support the government of the United States. (Mankato Free Press, April 6, 1917, p. 1). Many responded to...
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    • World War I: Home Front in Minnesota - Alien Enemy Registration

    • 2012-07-31
    • On the same day that Congress declared war on Germany, President Woodrow Wilson announced a set of regularions, controlling the activities of alien enemies. The regularions specifically identified alien enemies as German males, fourteen years or...
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    • World War I patients at Base Hospital 26 in Allerey, France

    • 1918-07
    • One thousand wounded soldiers were received at the Base Hospital 26 in Allerey, France during one day in July, 1918. Some patients await treatment on stretchers on the floor while other patients lie on stretchers stacked four high on wooden racks.
    • Olmsted County Historical Society
    • Working on the River

    • 2012-05
    • This guide uses primary resources to help students understand, visualize and evaluate the economic and transportation opportunities provided by the many rivers in Minnesota. Personal accounts from three early settlers help learners uncover the...
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    • Workers sharpening an axe at the Hachsharah in Anoka, Minnesota

    • 1930?
    • Three unidentified men stand sharpening an axe. "Hachsharah" means "training" or "preparation" in Hebrew. Hachsharah were training farms for Jews who wished to settle in Palestine and become citizens. Harchsharah farms were located throughout...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Workers going out on delivery at the Goldish Fish Company in Two Harbors, Minnesota

    • 1920?
    • Two unidentified men in automobiles loaded with crates. A third unidentified individual stands behind them. The Goldishes were one of a small number of Jewish families who lived and worked along the North Shore in the commercial fishing industry....
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Workers at a hat factory, St. Paul, Minnesota

    • 1910?
    • A photograph showing workers on the production floor of a hat factory. Many immigrants were employed in the textile and clothing manufacturing business.
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Woodstock Guards of Loyalty, Woodstock, Minnesota

    • 1918-07-04
    • Women's organization, the Woodstock Guards of Loyalty, posing in uniform on the steps of the Pipestone County Courthouse. The purpose of the group was to band the ladies together to assist in carrying on the work of the men who were called to the...
    • Pipestone County Historical Society
    • Women working on the Mount Sinai Book Fair, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1951
    • The Book Fair, like the Mount Sinai Ball, was a defining Auxiliary fundraiser. Hundreds of volunteers worked year-round on the sale. Books for the sale were donated by individuals, organizations and department stores. The sale itself was held at...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Women in costumes, St. Peter, Minnesota

    • 1923?
    • This photograph shows a group of St. Peter women in costumes. Top row, left to right: Isabelle Daniels, Iris Johnson, Claudia Reynolds, unknown. Middle, l to r: Annabelle Weibezahn, Amy Strauss, Dorothy Moss, unknown. Bottom, l to r: Leah...
    • Nicollet County Historical Society
    • Women and children posing for photo, Kandiyohi County, Minnesota

    • 1890 - 1910
    • Women and children dressed up posing for photo. Little girl with sash around her shoulder. Possible school pageant. Peter Bonde was sheriff in Kandiyohi County from 1906-1927. He was known as the Prohibition Sheriff. Images in this collection were...
    • Kandiyohi County Historical Society
    • Women and children posing for photo, Kandiyohi County, Minnesota

    • 1890 - 1915
    • Women and children posing for photo. They are in front of a metal framed swing. Looks like either a house or a barn in the backround. Images in this collection were found in the attic of an old farm house in Kandiyohi County formerly owned by...
    • Kandiyohi County Historical Society
    • Women and children posing for photo, Kandiyohi County, Minnesota

    • 1890 - 1910
    • Women and children dressed up posing for photo. Little girl with sash around her shoulder. Possible school pageant. Peter Bonde was sheriff in Kandiyohi County from 1906-1927. He was known as the Prohibition Sheriff. Images in this collection were...
    • Kandiyohi County Historical Society
    • Woman standing, Kandiyohi County, Minnesota

    • 1890 - 1915
    • Woman standing on tree stump posing for photo. Images in this collection were found in the attic of an old farm house in Kandiyohi County formerly owned by George Kallevig. Whether these negatives are from the Kallevig family or not is unknown.
    • Kandiyohi County Historical Society
    • Woman standing in front of mirror, Kandiyohi County, Minnesota

    • 1890 - 1910
    • Woman standing in front of mirror. She is faced away from mirror. Peter Bonde was sheriff in Kandiyohi County from 1906-1927. He was known as the Prohibition Sheriff. Images in this collection were taken by Peter Bonde from 1890 - 1910.
    • Kandiyohi County Historical Society
    • Woman sitting, Kandiyohi County, Minnesota

    • 1890 - 1915
    • A woman wearing a hat. She is sitting in a chair posing for photo. Images in this collection were found in the attic of an old farm house in Kandiyohi County formerly owned by George Kallevig. Whether these negatives are from the Kallevig family or...
    • Kandiyohi County Historical Society
    • Woman sitting, Kandiyohi County, Minnesota

    • 1890 - 1915
    • Woman sitting at a table reading by the light of a kerosene lamp. Images in this collection were found in the attic of an old farm house in Kandiyohi County formerly owned by George Kallevig. Whether these negatives are from the Kallevig family or...
    • Kandiyohi County Historical Society
    • Woman in her back yard, North Side, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1920?
    • An unidentified woman sits in her backyard surrounded by chickens. An unidentified man stands on a ramp next to large crates in the background. The boxes are likely for salvage. Chickens were kept in the yard to help feed the family.
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Woman by the lake, Kandiyohi County, Minnesota

    • 1890 - 1915
    • Woman posing for a photo. There is a lake behind her. Images in this collection were found in the attic of an old farm house in Kandiyohi County formerly owned by George Kallevig. Whether these negatives are from the Kallevig family or not is...
    • Kandiyohi County Historical Society
    • Winona and Southwestern train from Spring Valley to Winona, Minnesota

    • 1890-12-30
    • The Winona and Southwestern Railway train is pictured moving over a trestle bridge on it's way from Spring Valley to Winona. In 1890, tracks were laid from Winona through St. Charles, Dover, Eyota, Simpson and Stewartville to Spring Valley and...
    • Olmsted County Historical Society
    • Windmill, Kandiyohi County, Minnesota

    • 1890 - 1915
    • Photo of the baase of a windmill. In the backround you can see a man holding a pole or some other object. The man appears to be standing on something but its hard to make out what it is. There are three or four mules by the man. Images in this...
    • Kandiyohi County Historical Society
    • Willmar Street Fair, Willmar, Minnesota

    • 1905
    • Willmar Street Fair 1905. Large group of people gathered to watch a tightrope act. Peter Bonde was sheriff in Kandiyohi County from 1906-1927. He was known as the Prohibition Sheriff. Images in this collection were taken by Peter Bonde from...
    • Kandiyohi County Historical Society
    • Willmar Street Fair, Willmar, Minnesota

    • 1905
    • Willmar Street Fair in Willmar, MN 1905. Large group gathered in the street to watch an act. Peter Bonde was sheriff in Kandiyohi County from 1906-1927. He was known as the Prohibition Sheriff. Images in this collection were taken by Peter Bonde...
    • Kandiyohi County Historical Society
    • Willmar Street Fair, Willmar, Minnesota

    • 1905
    • Willmar Street Fair located on Litchfield Avenue in 1905. Peter Bonde was sheriff in Kandiyohi County from 1906-1927. He was known as the Prohibition Sheriff. Images in this collection were taken by Peter Bonde from 1890-1910.
    • Kandiyohi County Historical Society
    • Willmar Street Fair, Willmar, Minnesota

    • 1905
    • Willmar Street Fair Litchfield Avenue. Peter Bonde was sheriff in Kandiyohi County from 1906-1927. He was known as the Prohibition Sheriff. Images in this collection were taken by Peter Bonde from 1890-1910.
    • Kandiyohi County Historical Society
    • Willmar Street Fair, Willmar, Minnesota

    • 1905
    • Willmar Street Fair on 5th St. in Willmar, MN 1905. There are stands set up and a ferris wheel. You can see the courthouse in the background. Peter Bonde was sheriff in Kandiyohi County from 1906-1927. He was known as the Prohibition Sheriff....
    • Kandiyohi County Historical Society
    • William Perry Family of Lake Johanna, Arden Hills, Minnesota

    • 1930
    • William Perry, with his wife, Ida (DeMars), and their children, was the son of early Mounds View Township resident, Charles Perry, who settled the land around Lake Johanna in 1849. Charles, the son of Abraham and Mary Ann Perry, emigrated to...
    • New Brighton Area Historical Society
    • Wiconi Tawaoonspe

    • 1911
    • This pamphlet includes Christian spiritual lessons and the Lord's Prayer in Dakota. The Santee Normal Training School instructed Dakota children in the Dakota language. These children came from families who were removed from Minnesota to Nebraska...
    • Synod of Lakes and Prairies, Presbyterian Church
    • Whitney Brothers Gravel Business Structure, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1959
    • Winter view of the remnants of the Whitney Brothers rock crushing business that stand in Lake Superior off the shore at Canal Park near the Aerial lift bridge. William A. Whitney and E. Harvey Whitney of Superior, Wisconsin, had a sand and gravel...
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • West side of Main Street looking north, Hendricks, Minnesota

    • 1910 - 1920
    • The First National Bank, clothing store, drug store, the PJ Ness cash store and hardware store are some of the business on early Main Street. Wooden traffic signs, Model T Fords and a few people are seen. Many of these buildings remain today much...
    • Lincoln County Historical Society
    • West Duluth Zoo, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1930?
    • West Duluth; Duluth Zoo grounds at Seventy-second Avenue west; most of the zoo buildings were constructed in 1927 including the primate house, aviary and pheasant house; view of main building; people; children; cars in background; summer
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • West Duluth Oneota School, Duluth, Minnesota

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    • Brick Oneota school built in 1888 at 4420 West First Street; designed by architect Oliver Traphagen; the building also served as the Oneota Village Council Chambers before the village of Oneota became part of West Duluth; brick and brownstone with...
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Weekend for singles sponsored by the Emanuel Cohen Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1949
    • Men and women stand outside in discussion. Among the many services available through the ECC; events were organized for young people, affording them an opportunity to meet and mingle, as well as a chance to leave the city behind for the weekend.
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Wedding portrait of Bertha Vogel and John Lenzmeier, Shakopee, Minnesota

    • 1911
    • Wedding portrait of Bertha Vogel and John Lenzmeier, who were married at Shakopee on October 20, 1911. The bride and groom are seen at the center of the image. The groom is sitting in a chair and the bride is standing to his left. They are...
    • Scott County Historical Society
    • Weather Research, 2nd Grade

    • 2011-06-20
    • This is a guide researching the collection of Minnesota weather information and the researchers involved.
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