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A crowd gathered at the 1898 Stiftungsfest celebration.
Stone Arch Bridge and Tenth Avenue Wagon Bridge, c.1905.
Stone Arch Bridge and workers as the bridge nears completion in 1883.
Stone Arch Bridge under construction, c.1883. Photographer: Henry R. Farr.
Description: Stone Arch Bridge, 1884.
Postcard showing Stone Arch Bridge, St. Anthony Falls, and the milling district, c.1900.
A low-slung "stone boat" is loaded with limestone and ready to be pulled away from a Red Wing quarry, c. 1890.
Last pair of skate blades made by Strauss Skates, 1981.
Women's figure skates made at Strauss Skates for J.E. Strauss Sr.'s granddaughter.
Made possible by the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund through the vote of Minnesotans on November 4, 2008. Administered by the Minnesota Historical Society.
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