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Postcard showing the Great Northern Railway Depot and a grain elevator behind the depot in Clontarf, c.1880s.
The front of the Great Northern Railway Depot, Minneapolis, 1914.
Great Northern Railway diesel locomotives #2010, 2005, and 2012, ca. 1935–1945. Photograph by Charles R. Pearson Photography.
Great Northern Railway float, St. Paul Winter Carnival, 1942.
The Great Northern Railway’s Winnipeg Limited crossing the Stone Arch Bridge, Minneapolis, ca. 1955.
Great Northern streamliner train in Glacier National Park, ca. 1955. Photograph by the Great Northern Railway.
A grocery store display of Green Giant canned goods, 1969.
A promotional Green Giant doll, c. 1963–1967.
A promotional Green Giant umbrella, 1968.
Exterior of the Griggs House, 432 Summit Avenue, St. Paul, c.1890. Original in Picturesque St. Paul, ed. J.G. Pyle.
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