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Home for the Friendless on St. Paul’s Railroad Island, c.1933. Clarence Johnston designed this building in 1883. The site is now Eileen Weida Park.
Home Guardsmen on duty during the strike of Twin City Rapid Transit Company employees, University Avenue, St. Paul, December 1917. Photographed by the St. Paul Dispatch.
Home Guardsmen on duty outside the St. Paul Public Library during the Street Railway union rally in Rice Park, December 2, 1917.
The home of Swan Turnblad and his family (2600 Park Avenue, Minneapolis), ca. 1907.
Metal stand-up counter sign advertising the Minneapolis-Honeywell Regulator Company's Chronotherm Automatic Thermostat. Created by Donaldson Art Sign between 1930 and 1945.
The Honeywell Round, 2007. Photograph by Wikimedia Commons user Flickr user midnightcomm.
Honeywell Round thermostats ready for final checkout and packaging at a factory in Golden Valley, c.1955.
Horace Lowry, Minneapolis, c.1923. Photographed by Lee Brothers.
Horace William Shaler Cleveland, date unknown. Uploaded by Wikimedia Commons user SusanLesch.
Horace William Shaler Cleveland, date unknown. Uploaded by Wikimedia Commons user Minneapolis Park Board publication.
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