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.
First Day of the Fair!
Happy first day of the Great Minnesota Get-Together!
This photograph shows visitors waiting at the gate of the Minnesota State Fair in 1923.
It comes from the Minneapolis Journal.