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View of the Abubakar As-Saddique Islamic Center from across Division St. in Faribault.

Banadir Restuarant and Halal Grocery on Central Ave. in Faribault

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Bird's eye view of the city of Faribault, Rice County, Minnesota 1869


Bookshelf full of Qurans in the men's prayer room of Abubakar As-Saddique Islamic Center.

This tall, white sandstone rock formation located in what is today known as Castle Rock, was the namesake for the present day Cannon River, which the Wahpekute named Iyan Bosndata ("The Standing Rock River”) .

View of the Cathedral of Our Merciful Savior, opened in 1869 and founded by the first Episcopal bishop of Minnesota, Henry B. Whipple.

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Chief Hushasha in front of his tipi while imprisoned at Fort Snelling (Minnesota) in 1862.

Fadumo discusses why prayer is such an important aspect in her life and what specifically she says while praying.

View down Faribault's Central Avenue on a quiet Friday afternoon in July 2016.


Prayer rugs adorn the ground where the imam leads Friday prayers. On the upper right of the whiteboard is the prayer clock that shows the proper times of prayer for the day.