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Minneapolis farewell to streetcars. TCRT Chairman, Fred A. Ossanna, smashes the window of an electric streetcar following the implementation of motor buses in Minneapolis, 1954.
Minneapolis firefighters try to move a Hennepin County Morgue truck after being iced in during a January 3, 1940 fire at the Marlborough Apartment Hotel.
Black and white photo print of Minneapolis, c.1857.
Medal commemorating the 1887 Minneapolis Industrial Exposition, showing the Exposition Building (back).
Medal commemorating the 1887 Minneapolis Industrial Exposition, showing the Exposition Building (front).
Woven silk ribbon featuring the Exposition Building, 1886.
Editorial page of the Minneapolis Saturday Press, October 25, 1927.
Workers expanding the Minneapolis storm sewer, c.1890.
Minneapolis souvenir plate with a picture of the "Pro-Cathedral" (Basilica), created after 1913.
Filming an Aquatennial event at Parade Stadium, August 10, 1956.
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