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Oil on canvas painting of William Rainey Marshall, 1881.
Black and white photo print on paper of Governor William Marshall and the Minnesota State Senate, 1868.
Photographs of Nineteenth Century Minnesota Governors, c.1895.
Martin Carlsted turning the handle of a manual corn grader to grade and separate different sizes and shapes of kernels, c.1910.
John Vachon photograph of grain inspectors at General Mills, 1939 . Photo taken for the Farm Security Administration.
Grand Army of the Republic medal owned by Josias R. King.
Veterans relaxing at Camp Mason during the 1896 National Encampment held in St. Paul, Minnesota.
Grand Avenue streetcar, St. Paul, c.1910.
Grand Marshal General Lauris Norstad in a convertible at the Centennial Parade, St. Paul. May 5, 1958.
Aquatennial Parade Grand Marshal Richard M. Nixon departs Parade Stadium on the parade route, 1958. Photograph by Philip C. Dittes.
Made possible by the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund through the vote of Minnesotans on November 4, 2008. Administered by the Minnesota Historical Society.
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