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Alice Gustava Smith (Sister Maris Stella, left) with May Sarton (right), c.1958.
Alice Gustava Smith (Sister Maris Stella) at Our Lady of Victory Chapel on the campus of the College of St. Catherine, c.1970.
Alice Gustava Smith (Sister Maris Stella) in her office at the College of St. Catherine, c.1970.
Altar and baldachin (decorative canopy) inside the St. Paul Cathedral. Photographed by Paul Nelson on July 10, 2014.
Decorative altar ceiling inside the St. Paul Cathedral. Photographed by Paul Nelson on July 10, 2014.
Altar service, Basilica of St. Mary, December 8, 1936.
Estelline, Dakota Territory. Members of the Andrew F. Rose family gatherered on the Alvin C. Rose farm, c.1880s.
Gangster Alvin Karpis, c.1925. Photograph by the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension.
Alvin Karpis captured by federal agents and brought to St. Paul in connection with the Hamm and Bremer kidnappings, 1936.
Amanda Lyles, wife of Thomas Lyles, early co-owner of the Western Appeal, c.1913. Photograph by Kregel Photo Parlors.
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