"Twenty-six Great Flouring-mills..."

Color poster for Charles A. Pillsbury & Company, showing Saint Anthony Falls and the flour milling district, ca. 1885.

The Pillsbury Company's view of the milling district around 1885

Charles A. Pillsbury & Company, ca. 1885

Minnesota Historical Society Poster Collection, MH5.9 MP3.1 a2

Besides the Pillsbury and Washburn-Crosby mills, the St. Anthony Falls' milling district also included such names as Galaxy, Columbia, Crown, Zenith, Standard, Northwestern, and Excelsior.