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Statue of Leonidas Merritt in front of the public library in the town of Mountain Iron, 1940. The inscription reads: "Leonidas Merritt, 1844–1926, Pioneer Prospector, Number One of the Seven Iron Men."
Statue of Maria Sanford by sculptor Evelyn Raymond, placed in the U. S. Capitol, 1958.
Statue of William and Charles Mayo, Mayo Park, Rochester, c.1952.
A steamboat at Shoreham dock on the Pelican River, c.1910.
Steamboat about to enter the lock at Bucks Mill on the Pelican River, c.1910.
Steamboat Landing and River, St. Paul, 1898. The old Union Depot is pictured in the left background.
A westbound steamboat on the Pelican River, about to descend to Lake Sallie via Dunton Locks, 1911.
Looking north at a staemboat on the Pelican River at Shoreham, with Lake Sallie in the distance, 1910
Steamboats Itasca and War Eagle at the St. Paul levee, 1859.
Photo print of the steamboats Itasca and War Eagle at the St. Paul levee, 1859.
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