Thursday, April 18, 2013

On This Date in Minnesota History: April 18

April 18, 1910 – The St. Paul Hotel, ‘St. Paul’s Million-Dollar Hotel,’ opens with much enthusiasm and ceremony on [this date], with guests such as James J. Hill, the builder of the Great Northern Railway, Lucius P. Ordway, businessman and early 3M investor, and John Ireland, archbishop of St. Paul.”

St. Paul Hotel, downtown st. Paul, Minn.
Photo taken by Pamela J. Erickson. Released into the public domain April 18, 2013,
as long as acknowledgement included.

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