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A photo of an African American Civil War soldier from the Minnesota Historical Society. Found it doing some research for The Daily Circuit.

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Pink wool suit, 1906. Two pieces, trimmed with pink ribbon and lace. Made by dressmaker Julia Tomasek, St. Paul, Minnesota. Minnesota Historical Society Collections.

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Evening gown, ca. 1910-1912. Debutante's dress with short train. White net studded with glass beads over grayish pink silk crepe chiffon over pale yellowish pink silk taffeta. Made by Helen Gjertsen, Dayton's (department store) dressmaker. Minnesota Historical Society.

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Drying wild rice on sheets of birch bark, Minnesota, 1910. photo by Frances Densmore (1867-1957)

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The Nephilim Chronicles: Fallen Angels in the Ohio Valley: Ancient Giant Human Skeleton Handed Over to the Minnesota Historical Society

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Ojibway hut on Bear Island, Leech Lake. Photograph Collection, 1905. Minnesota Historical Society

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Reception gown, Jane E. Turner, New York, 1877. Two-piece dress of claret-colored velvet and taffeta with bustle and train. Self-covered buttons at center front with detail embroidery. Asymmetrically trimmed with draped swags, knotted cotton fringe and self-fabric bows. Hand- and machine-sewn. Miss Turner charged the client $128.33 for the dress, which she wore at a White House reception. Minnesota Historical Society

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1860 Minnesota Historical Society. Love the dresses and especially the shawl, which I know have a particular name and when it comes to me I'll correct it unless one of you do.

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Black lace over white silk dress, ca. 1904-06. Attributed to dressmaker Madame Rose H. Boyd, Minneapolis, MN. Minnesota Historical Society

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