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Postcard showing the construction of an early sanatorium building, c.1910.
Statue of Alexander Wilkin erected in the Minnesota State Capitol building in 1910.
Statue of William Colvill located near his grave in Cannon Falls, undated.
Statue of Floyd B. Olson, c.1965.
Hiawatha and Minnehaha statue, Minnehaha Park, c.1960.
Close-up, statue of John S. Pillsbury, 1914-1915. Photograph by Charles J. Hibbard.
Statue of John S. Pillsbury, 1904. Photograph by Sweet.
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 St. Luke in the Cathedral of St. Paul's Sacred Heart chapel. Sculpted by Leon Hermant. Rojo Alicante marble is visible behind the statue. Photographed by Paul Nelson on July 10, 2014.
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