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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.
Black-and-white photograph of Professor Roy W. Meyer at his Mankato State College desk in the early 1960s.
Roy Wilkins, c.1955. Photograph by Fabian Bachrach.
Roy Wilkins (center) with Martin Luther King and Thurgood Marshall, c.1959. Photograph by Cecil Layne.
Roy Wilkins (second from left) with Samuel Richardson (left), unidentified man, and Governor Wendell R. Anderson (far right), 1975.
Ruins of the Pettit, Zenith, and Galaxy Mills after Washburn A Mill explosion on the Mississippi Riverfront, 1878.
Ruins of Weber's residence after cyclone, Rochester. Stereograph by J. C. Cook, August 21, 1883.
Ruth Boynton, who would go on to direct the University of Minnesota Student Health Service from 1936 to 1961.
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