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.
Fourth of July Railroad
This black and white photograph is from 1895 showing a Great Northern Railway locomotive decorated for the Fourth of July holiday.
For more information or to purchase a photograph of this item, view this photograph in our collections database.