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.
By: Lori Williamson | Item of the Day | August 9, 2022
This photo shows visitors enjoying a view of the Mississippi River in Itasca Park.
It was taken in 1900.