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Exterior of Goodsell Observatory, 1891. Photographer: John Runk.
"Government ship canal during a storm, Duluth, Minn." Postcard c.1910.
Official Governor’s Portrait of Adolph Eberhart, 1917. Painted by artist Arvid Nyholm.
Governor and Mrs. Adolph Eberhart with their children, 1914.
Governor Burnquist with officers of the Minnesota Home guard and Motor Corps, c.1918.
Governor David M. Clough, 1895.
Political poster with slogan, “Governor A.O. Eberhart will open his campaign for re-election,” 1914.
Governor Elmer Benson, c.1938.
Governor Elmer Benson eating breakfast with his family at their cabin on the North shore of Lake Superior, 1937.
Governor Elmer Benson signing a bill with Grange Master William B. Pearson looking on, 1963. Photographed by Eugene Debs Becker.
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