Tag Archives: 1st Minnesota

Minnesota’s Governor Dayton Walks Out of Meeting over Civil War Art, Commission Votes to Keep

Easy Plugin for AdSense by Unreal By DON DAVIS / FORUM NEWS SERVICE PUBLISHED: November 29, 2016 at 4:23 pm | UPDATED: November 29, 2016 at 10:19 pm Gov. Mark Dayton abruptly walked out of a meeting Tuesday amid a … Continue reading

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Request for Help – 1st Minnesota photographs

This is Wayne Jorgenson. I am a Civil War collector and historian on the First Minnesota Infantry. I am in the final stages of writing a book about the men who served in the First Minnesota Infantry during the Civil … Continue reading

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From the Civil War Journal of Sgt. Sam Bloomer, 1st Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Co. B, Dec. 24, 1861-Jan. 9, 1862

The following is an excerpt from the Civil War Diary of Sergeant Sam Bloomer, 1st Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Company B, while the regiment was at Edward’s Ferry. The entries are from the period December 24, 1861 through January 9, 1862. … Continue reading

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