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Aerial photograph by R.E. Nielsen of St. Paul's Central Park, c.1955. The scuffed open space is the much-degraded Central Park. Near the top, the Minnesota Historical Society and Mechanic Arts High School.
Aerial view of St. Peter after the tornado.
Aerial view of Duluth Lift Bridge and ship canal, Duluth, c.1960.
Aerial view of Mankato State College, Valley Campus, 1960.
Aerial view of Mankato State College, Highland Campus, 1970.
Aerial view of Mankato State University Highland Campus, 1980.
This aerial view shows The Parade after the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden was expanded and the softball field was moved (foreground) to replace the demolished stadium.
Parade Stadium is ready for its first full season of football, 1952. Photographer: Schreiber-Hager.
Aerial view of Reserve Mining Company's taconite processing plant, Silver Bay, 1956.
Aerial view of the Flats, 1953, showing Robert, Wabasha, and railroad bridges and American Hoist and Derrick facilities.
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