The Minnesota Historical Society preserves and makes available a wide range of materials chronicling Minnesota's history and culture. The goals of the Collections Department are to collect and preserve; provide access and interpretation; and engage in education and outreach. This blog is a tool to share these stories and let people know what is happening in the department.
Corn cob holders used in railway diner
These corn cob holders were made for use on the Milwaukee Road passenger train dining cars, circa 1920-1950. Each holder has a three-pronged end for holding the corn and a triangular support.
See them in Collections Online.