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Steamboats Itasca and War Eagle at the St. Paul levee, 1859.
Photo print of the steamboats Itasca and War Eagle at the St. Paul levee, 1859.
The steamer Ethel Howard, 1898. The Ethel Howard, shown here at Central Point, delivered the bodies of victims of the sinking of the Sea Wing to Red Wing in 1890.
The steamer Sea Wing, c.1889.
Stephen Bonga, George's brother, c.1880.
A crowd gathered at the 1898 Stiftungsfest celebration.
Stone Arch Bridge and Tenth Avenue Wagon Bridge, c.1905.
Stone Arch Bridge and workers as the bridge nears completion in 1883.
Stone Arch Bridge under construction, c.1883. Photographer: Henry R. Farr.
Description: Stone Arch Bridge, 1884.
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