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Black and white photoprint of High bridge c.1904.
Recruiting office for the 1st Minnesota Infantry Brigade, 1917 Minnesota State Fair.
Red Cross booth ("Let the Spirit of America Equal the Spirit of Belgium") at the 1917 Minnesota State Fair.
Red Cross Motor Service car providing relief efforts after the October fires of 1918.
Red Cross Auxiliary providing transportation to soldiers, c.1918.
Red Cross Motor Corps truck, St. Paul, 1918.
A Red Cross nurse, and likely Motor Corps officer, 1918. The car has the Red Cross symbol on the hood and was likely part of the Minnesota Motor Corps.
Members of the Red Cross Volunteer Motor Service, 1918.
Red Cross workers making bandages, c.1916.
Evelyn Lightner (at left) and Red Cross workers distributing food, c.1918.
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