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Photograph of Mickey's Diner taken in November of 1982.
Police put up a barricade in front of Mickey’s Diner during a protest at the Republican National Convention in September of 2008. Photograph taken for MinnPost by Terry Gydesen.
Crowds at the Midway, Minnesota State Fair, 1963.
The second Mikro Kodesh Synagogue, 1004 Oliver Avenue North, Minneapolis, 1937. Photographer: Minneapolis Star Journal Tribune.
The first Mikro Kodesh Synagogue, 720 Oak Lake Avenue, Minneapolis, c.1910.
This program was distributed at a commencement ceremony of the Military Intelligence Service Language School at Fort Snelling, 1945.
Military land warrant used by William Thiele to buy part of New Ulm at the Winona Land Office, c.1856 (the patent was issued in 1858).
Monument to millers killed in the Washburn A Mill explosion in 1878, Lakewood Cemetery, Minneapolis.
Miners and a car in the pit, Soudan Mine, 1890.
Miners at Troy Mine outside the town of Eveleth on the Mesabi Iron Range, c.1905.
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