William Crooks, Colonel, Sixth Minnesota Infantry.

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Titles William Crooks, Colonel, Sixth Minnesota Infantry. (Supplied Title)
Quantity 1 photoprint
Format Content Category: photographs
Format: photoprint
Colorization: black and white
Emulsion: gelatin silver
Physical Support: paper
Measurements 7 x 5 inches
Creation Creator: Minnesota Historical Society, Photo Lab
Subjects Crooks, William R.
Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States. Army. Minnesota Infantry Regiment, 6th (1862-1865).
Dates Creation: 06/2005
Content: 08/23/1862 - 10/28/1864
Notes Forms part of Cartes-de-visite of Minnesota Volunteers, 1861-1866 photograph collection, I.379.

Holding Type Photographs
Identifiers Collection I.379.40 (Locator Number)
AV2005.78.40 (Accession Number)
98089 (Negative Number)
More Info Collection Finding Aid

User Comments

  • Robert M Campbell on April 24, 2020 01:17:00 PM
    Was Crookston Mn named after this gentleman?
  • Photo and Art Database Admin on May 8, 2020 01:44:56 PM
    Yes, this is the Colonel William Crooks mentioned as the namesake of Crookston on the University of Minnesota Crookston Community site: https://www.crk.umn.edu/general/crookston-community

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