Rice Park Postcards

The scene of circuses, celebrations and concerts and seven years older than New York’s famous Central Park, this land was designated you Public Square in ...

The Venerable Vendome

Hotel Vendome Nos. 17, 19 and 21 South Fourth street, for ten years one of the principal hostelries in Minneapolis which was partially destroyed by fire Februar...

The St. Paul Auditorium

Built between 1906 and 1907 at a cost of $350,000, the St. Paul Municipal Auditorium sat proudly between Fifth and Fourth Street at Franklin just west of the St...

Remember the Golden Rule

The Golden Rule Department Store was established at 7th and Minnesota Streets by William Elsinger, Joseph Elsinger and Jacob Dittenhofer in 1886. Five years lat...