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Sanctuary inside St. Mary’s Orthodox Cathedral in Minneapolis. Photographed by Paul Nelson on June 10, 2014.
Sandy Lake dam in the mid-20th century
Sanford Hall, built in 1910 and named for Maria Sanford, was the first women's dormitory at the University of Minnesota, c.1915.
Photograph of a group of Santee Dakota taken at Prairie Island c.1915.
Sarah Elizabeth Gordon Chubb, c.1870.
Sarah Jane Steele Sibley, wife of Henry H. Sibley, 1858.
Abandoned log savusauna similar to the one in Cokato, Pelican Lake, 1964.
Sauna stove, 1974. Photograph by Matti E. Kaups.
Sawmill on the Red Lake Reservation, c.1945.
Photograph taken just after the St. Anthony Falls Tunnel collapse, 1869. The Hennepin Suspension Bridge is visible in the background.
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