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Marvelous Minnesota display at Dayton’s, 1955.
Mary Gibbs, commissioner of Itasca State Park and the first woman in the U.S. to hold the position of park commissioner, 1903. Photographer unknown.
Finnish immigrant Mary Harju Paavola, 1925.
Mary L. Griggs, daughter of Theodore and Mary Griggs, 1931. Photographed by Kenneth M. Wright Studios
Mary Livingston Griggs, c.1936. Photographed by Charles H. Wiebmer.
Mary Mehegan Hill speaking at a St. Paul event marking the fiftieth anniversary of the First Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment’s departure for Civil War duty, 1911. Hill presented a duplicate of an old Regimental flag to the group.
Mary Mehegan Hill and James J. Hill, 1915.
Mary Mehegan Hill, as a bride, 1867.
Mary Mehegan Hill, Grace Upham, and several of their children at the Uphams’ Lowertown St. Paul home, c.1883.
Mary T. and James J. Hill with Cardinal Vannutelli, a Papal delegate, on the Hill House veranda, 1910.
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