About

NorthfieldHistorical is a collaborative effort of St Olaf College, Carleton College, and the Northfield Historical Society working in partnership.

NorthfieldHistorical is a mobile app and website that allows anyone with a mobile device or an Internet connection to explore Northfield, Minnesota, including the campuses of St. Olaf and Carleton Colleges. Learn about the city of "Cows, College and Contentment" through map-based presentations, multimedia content, and curated walking tours using our mobile apps, available on Google Play and iOS.

Contact Us

Do you have an idea for a site in Northfield that deserves to be in NorthfieldHistorical? Maybe you just want to get in touch? Please use our submission form for site suggestions, or send email to northfieldhistorical@stolaf.edu.

About Rights & Restrictions on NorthfieldHistorical Materials

Materials found on NorthfieldHistorical belong to their respective holders, and all rights are reserved. NorthfieldHistorical materials were contrbuted from collections in the St. Olaf College Archives, the Northfield Historical Society, and Carleton College Archives. At this time, you do not have permission to copy, share, re-use, alter, or make commercial use of materials found on the site. For permission to re-use specific materials, please email northfieldhistorical@stolaf.edu. 

NorthfieldHistorical has been financed in part with funds provided by the State of Minnesota from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund through the Minnesota Historical Society.

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