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Minnesota Territory 1849-1858
Looking at the TerritoryMeeting the PeopleSeeking a FortuneMaking a HomeThe Exhibit
The Treaty Story

St. Paul Panorama

In the summer of 1857, photographer Benjamin Franklin Upton climbed to the roof of St. Paul's Court House and made a photographic record of the city. Each view overlapped the other, creating a panorama--meaning "a view of everything."