State of Minnesota

 


Website Updates



DECEMBER 2017
TRANSPORTATION: 1899 Railroad Talk
DAKOTA WAR: Big Thunder's Account

NOVEMBER 2017
RECIPES: New Category - Pages added for Minnesota 19th century recipes - Breakfasts, Cakes & Cookies, Meats and Main Dishes, Puddings and Pies, Vegetables and Sides, Canning and Preserving, Sauces, Beers and Misc, and Household Recipes.

OCTOBER 2017
PATENTS: Frank B. Melville, Samuel J. Miller, W. F. Morton, Walter S. Morton, George W. Nolen, Alfred W. Peris, Harry Price, Jabez H. Paul, Henry W. Posz, Granville F. Prescott

SEPTEMBER 2017
PATENTS: G. T. Holt, Theodore Brunner, B. B. Gurley, Charles R. Crow, H. L. Hauser, H. M. Young, William F. Knowlton, Barton S. Molyneux, W. T. McGinty, C. H. Miller
MILITARY: Civil War News - 1862-Fort Ripley, 1863-Ballots for the Soldiers
TRANSPORTATION: 1902 Train Route

AUGUST 2017
PATENTS: P. Hanson, Charles Loomis, Charles L. Travis, William Parish, Daniel Strunk, W. E. Canedy, J. E. Church, Ottawa Bick, Logan Bullett, S. V. Kennedy, O. Greene, Jonathan Hamilton

JULY 2017
PATENTS: Thomas Simpson, Charles Robinson, Albert Prochowicz, Henry Stevens, John Kruger, Samuel Kennedy, Charles Knopp, Peter Caesar, John Bauer, Hans Alm, Bryant Annin, C. Anderson

JUNE 2017
OBIT: Samuel H. Nichols
PATENTS AND INVENTIONS: John Stevens, Frank Stiles, Nathan Ruddock, Edmund Turner, Samuel Wolff, Edwin Wood, Joseph Willford, Alexander McDonald, Martin Lee, Theodore Campion, David Ames, Hans Bloom, August Scherkenbach, Frank Johnson

MAY 2017
PATENTS AND INVENTIONS: Albien, Ames, Arneson, Avery, Askey, Ames, Balsar, Baker, Bierline, Booth, Betze, Boyce, Brownrigg, Bain, Bird, Clark, Cogger, Dearborn, Dettloff, Dahl, Dickinson, Edgar, Elmore, Fanning, Farnham,

APRIL 2017
PATENTS AND INVENTIONS: Branning, Doulon, Fosgate, Holbrook, Lockie, Foley&Comee, Levalley, Thayer, Curtes, Pease, Trout
GOVERNORS: Horace Austin - Obit and 1870 News

MARCH 2017
PATENTS AND INVENTIONS: Abrams, Anderson, Barnes, Birge, Chamberlain, Fellman, Fuller, Grime, Herzog, Higgins, Kelly, Linkfield, Loveless, Melby, Minea, Osford, Paul, Plopper, Simpson, Willis,
NEWS-TRAIN WRECKS: 1895-Many Passengers Hurt
GOVERNORS: 1850-Governor Ramsey's Travels

FEBRUARY 2017
PATENTS AND INVENTIONS: 100 Patents Issued, Name, Location and Invention.

JANUARY 2017
NEWS-POLITICS: 1869-Democratic Ticket
GOVERNORS: 1863-Resignation of Governor Ramsey
MILITARY: Civil War News: 1896-Thirty Year Reunion

DECEMBER 2016
NEWS-TRAIN WRECKS: 1880 Broken Rail send sleeping car to destruction
MILITARY: Civil War News: 1862-Report on 3rd Regiment

NOVEMBER 2016
GOVERNORS: Johnson Obit
TRANSPORTATION: 1869-RR open from St Paul to Dubuque, 1869-Cedar Falls Iowa to St. Paul, 1905-Better Mail Service, 1905-Soo Line, 1904-Soo Train Service Extended
NEWS-DISASTERS: 1892 Tornado submitted by Robin Line

OCTOBER 2016
NEWS: 1885-Land for Immigrants - submitted by Robin Line
PEOPLE: John C. McMahon, Capt. P. B. Davy - submitted by Robin Line

SEPTEMBER 2016
MILITARY: Civil War News: 1863-Slaughter in the 1st Minnesota
NEWS-TRAIN WRECKS & ROUTES: 1904-Soo Line to Winnipeg, 1880 Train Routes and Rates

AUGUST 2016
NEWS-TRAIN WRECKS: 1881 and 1892 with list of injured, dead and missing
GOVERNORS: Clough - Appointments

JULY 2016
NEWS: Charles Lumsteller arrested - contributed by Jim Dezotell
NEWS: 1850-Women Scarce, 1863-Farm Hand Wages

JUNE 2016
MILITARY: Civil War News Items August 1861 - Articles including Capt. Putnam, 66 killed, Stephens, Anson Northup

MAY 2016
GOVERNORS: Winfield Scott Hammond Obit
NEWS-POLITICAL: 1869-Thomas Wilson Resigned, 1896-Convention

APRIL 2016
GOVERNORS: Governor Swift makes appointment
NEWS-TRAIN WRECKS: 1892-Near Elbow Lake

MARCH 2016
HISTORY: Chippewa and Sioux Fueds
NEWS-SCHOOLS: Housing Rural Teachers

FEBRUARY 2016
GOVERNORS: Samuel Medary - Bio, News and Appointment Items
NEWS-TRAIN WRECKS: 1881-Train Wreck

January 2016
NATIVE AMERICANS: Dakota War News - 1862 Outbreak, 1862 Trial
NEWS-TRAIN WRECKS: 1891-Fatal Railroad Accident

DECEMBER 2015
NATIVE AMERICANS: Outline of Events of Indian Massacre in 1862.
GOVERNORS: Willis A. Gorman Bio

NOVEMBER 2015
GOVERNORS: John Lind, Henry Sibley
NEWS-TRAIN WRECKS: 1892-Fatal Train Wreck

OCTOBER 2015
CRIME & PUNISHMENT: 1905-Make Hangings Private, The death penalty in Minnesota along with numerous other articles.
CRIME & PUNISHMENT: Listing of Minnesota Executions with links to details.

SEPTEMBER 2015
GOVERNORS: Governor Pillsbury's Biography, Alexander Ramsey's Biography
NEWS-TRAIN WRECKS: 1907-Train Wreck, Minnesota Fatalities

AUGUST 2015
NEWS: 1898-Train Wreck Minnesota Injuries, 1914-Fatal Train Wreck Kills and Injures Minnesotans

JULY 2015
HISTORY: Early History contintued thru 1849

JUNE 2015
HISTORY: Early History thru 1835

MAY 2015
NEWS: 1888-Prison Inspectors Consider Reform

APRIL 2015
MILITARY: WWI Casualties transcribed by Jan Grant

JANUARY 2015
MILITARY: 1886 G.A.R. Reunion, over 300 soldiers, transcribed and researched by Stephanie Chappell and Martin W. Johnson.

NOVEMBER 2014
NATIVE AMERICANS: Fearful Slaughter of Settlers

OCTOBER 2014
NEWS: Bill for a new state "Minosota"

May 2014: World War I Army Casualty Lists
World War I Marine Casualty Lists

Apr. 2014: Afghanistan War Casualties

March 2014: Union Soldiers Interred at Fort Ridgeley and Fory Ripley - transcribed by Mary Saggio
1st Regiment Roster and Organization - both transcribed by Mary Saggio
photo of last survivor - submitted by KT

2nd Regiment Casualty Reports for the Atlanta Campaign, Chicamauga and Mission Ridge - transcribed by Mary Saggio
2nd Regiment Casualty Reports for Mill Springs, Savannah to Goldsboro - transcribed by Sandi King
2nd Regiment Roster of Commissioned Officers - transcribed by Heather Turner

6th Regiment Roll - transcribed by Heather Turner
Soldiers buried in National Cemeteries

Feb. 2014: Civil War biographies for Hunt and Kittredge
(Minnesota 4th Regiment) transcribed by Sandi King

Events: 1873 Polar Hurricane - transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman

Jan. 2014: Minnesota Civil War Deaths and Burials in Prisons



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