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3 edition of Some facts in the history of Minnesota found in the catalog.

Some facts in the history of Minnesota

addressed to Alexander Ramsey, first governor of Minnesota and first president of its Historical society

by Edward D. Neill

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Published by the Pioneer press company in Saint Paul .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Minnesota -- History.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF606 .N464
    The Physical Object
    Pagination7 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23333005M
    LC Control Number02018609

    The history of Minnesota tells the tale of the first fur-traders arriving in Two Harbors, Minnesota in who discovered that the Native American tribes of the Chippewa and the Sioux had inhabited the area for some time. Around this time fur traders carrying hundreds of pounds of animal pelts discovered what is now known as Voyageurs National Park. Indians in Minnesota is an easy-to-use and detailed reference source. It is useful for finding information on all aspects of the history and culture of Native American tribes in Minnesota. Researchers will find the maps of the Minnesota reservations, contact information for all the tribes in Minnesota, and the extensive bibliography particularly useful.

      “Minnesota Nice” exacerbates the state’s racism. Minnesota Nice is the transplants’ nice way of calling born-and-reared-here Minnesotans passive-aggressive. For those of us who’ve lived in other places, such indirectness is baffling at best, and emotionally abusive at worst. Facts and photos provide an introduction to Somalia. Good for grades Hassan, Marian A. Dhegdheer: A Scary Somali Folktale. St. Paul, MN: Minnesota Humanities Commission, Somali Bilingual Book Project, c This bilingual book tells a traditional Somali folktale. Good for grades K Hussein, Ikram. Teenage Refugees from Somalia Speak Out.

    Little Falls is a city in Morrison County, Minnesota, United States, near the geographic center of the ished in , Little Falls is one of the oldest European-American cities in Minnesota. It is the county seat of Morrison County. The population was 8, at the census. Little Falls was the boyhood home of noted aviator Charles Lindbergh. (shelved 7 times as minnesota-authors) avg rating — 17, ratings — published


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