Historical Society

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New Exhibit Explores Minn. Role In Civil War

A new exhibit exploring Minnesota’s role in the Civil War opens Saturday in St. Paul.


The Minnesota History Center houses a museum, library, classrooms, and conference rooms. (Credit: minnesotahistorycenter.org)

Got A Handle On Minn. History? State Needs You

Have an encyclopedic knowledge Minnesota history?


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Historical Society Building Destroyed By Fire In Isanti Co.

A part of history has been taken away in Isanti County. Fire destroyed the Historical Society building this morning and officials are investigating it as arson.


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Judge In Minn. Shutdown Rules On Several Services

The Ramsey County judge overseeing state spending in the government shutdown has ordered continued funding for several Minnesota Historical Society operations and continued pension payments for former state executive officers but denied a request to fund insurance investigators at the Department of Commerce.