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"Bobtail" horsecar 94, St. Paul City Railway Company; sign reads Rice Street to West St. Paul via Robert, Ducas, and Concord Streets, c.1883–1889.
Buy American Art, 1940. Screen print on paper by Joseph Binder.
"Closed on Account of the Strike." Minneapolis Journal, April 15, 1889.
Construction – St. Cloud, 1938. Tempera on plaster by David Granahan.
"Daniel Greysolon Sieur Dulhut at the Head of the Lakes - 1679." Painted by artist Francis Lee Jaques, c.1922.
Daniel Hogan (far left) and family, c.1926. Hogan was instrumental in the operation of the O'Connor layover system.
"Fight Polio" poster for Sister Kenny Institute on light pole, downtown Minneapolis. 1950.
Filling Stations, 1940. Lithograph on paper by Alexander Oja.
“Grace,” the Minnesota state photograph, taken by Eric Enstrom, c.1920.
"Hanging up the clothes" at the James J. Hill House, 240 Summit, St. Paul, c.1900.
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