Nielson, Ananias

133 University Ave E
St Paul, Minnesota, US

Category: Carver

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Capitol Construction Workers

1899-1900 City Directory. Ananias Albert Nielson was born in Norway in 1868 and emigrated in 1888. He worked for Purdy and Hutcheson as a stone carver at the Capitol. He soon moved to Minneapolis and was the superintendent of a marble factory there in 1910. In 1930 he was the foreman at a stone yard in Oak Park, Illinois.