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"A new map of Upper and Lower Canada, 1794," by Jedidiah Morse. Image is from the New York Public Library Digital Collections.
The Marcell Ranger Station, c.1994.
Portrait of Maria Hancock.
Professor Maria Louise Sanford in Minneapolis, 1918.
Maria Louise Sanford, c. 1880.
Photograph of Marie Frances Robinson Fawcett, third wife of Wilford "Captain Billy" Fawcett, in 1935. Fawcett met Robinson in 1924 when she was working for an American trapshooting organization.
Marine Engine Block, War Production, Cold Spring Granite Company, Cold Spring, c.1943.
Wilford "Captain Billy" Fawcett's daughter Marion and first wife, Viva Claire Meyers, pose for a formal portrait, 1929.
Marion Ramsey Furness, president of the Schubert Club, 1886–1887. Photographer: Street.
Marlborough Apartment Hotel fire, Minneapolis, January 3, 1940.
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