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The Scenic Railway (a roller coaster) at Wonderland, from above, c.1906.
Photograph of the police station at the intersection of Rondo Street and Western Avenue in St. Paul, c.1900.
Ronning Ensilage Harvester (front) patented by Andrean and Adolph Ronning of Minneapolis in 1915. Manufactured by the American Harvester Company, also of Minneapolis.
Ronning Ensilage Harvester (side) patented by Andrean and Adolph Ronning of Minneapolis in 1915. Manufactured by the American Harvester Company, also of Minneapolis.
Ronning road planer prototype, undated.
Rookwood tile owned by Henrietta Barclay Paist and used in her studio in St. Paul.
Minnesota Supreme Court Associate Justice Rosalie Wahl, 1978. Photograph by Kathy Drazen.
Photograph of Rosalie Wahl (left) and Mary Peek (right),1977.
Pinback button created to support Rosalie Wahl's first campaign for election to the Minnesota Supreme Court in 1978.
Photograph of Roscoe Fawcett, brother of Wilford "Captain Billy" Fawcett, in 1928. Roscoe ran the day-to-day operations of Fawcett Publications when Captain Billy left Minneapolis on frequent hunting trips and excursions to New York and Hollywood.
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