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MHS (Minnesota Historical Society). Scrapbooks, 1861-1922

 Collection — Container: 27 Microfilm
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1444

Overview

Scrapbooks of clippings compiled from Minnesota newspapers by Minnesota Historical Society staff on a variety of topics relating to Minnesota history, biography, and geographical locations. There appear to be numerous clippings on some topics, including the Dakota Conflict of 1862, the Civil War, Governor John A. Johnson and other prominent Minnesotans, the Minnesota Historical Society, Minneapolis, St. Paul, Mankato and other areas of Minnesota beyond the Twin Cities. Volumes 1-74, 76-83, 96 (volumes 75, 84-95 are missing). There is an index to the scrapbooks available.

Dates

  • 1861-1922

Creator

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on use of this collection for research purposes. The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property and libel laws as they apply.

Extent

3.00 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The Minnesota Historical Society donated copies of the microfilm in June 1989.
Title
MHS (Minnesota Historical Society). Scrapbooks, 1861-1922
Status
Completed
Author
Karyn Nester processed this collection
Date
1989-07
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Southern Minnesota Historical Center Repository

Contact:
Minnesota State University, Mankato
Memorial Library
PO Box 8419
Mankato MN 56002-8419 US
507-389-1029