The Minnesota Historical Society (MHS) Archaeology Department is also located in the Fort Snelling History Center. The MHS Archaeology Department maintains archaeological artifact collections obtained by MHS archaeologists, by the University of Minnesota prior to 2000, and from contract archaeologists who have curation agreements with MHS. There are also artifact comparative collections including lithic raw material types. View their resources and contact information on the MHS website.
The Minnesota Historic Preservation Office (MnHPO) is located in the Minnesota History Center near downtown St. Paul. MnHPO has paper and electronic versions of the archaeological site file, USGS maps showing site locations, a file of archaeological reports submitted to MnHPO, paper and electronic files containing building and structure information, and a set of historic context documents. MnHPO also restricts public access to the archaeological site files. The main MHS library is also located in the History Center. View MnHPO resources and contact information on the MnHPO website.