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Postcard advertising Northrup, King and Company carnations, c.1915.
Postcard advertising Northrup, King and Company's Sterling Seeds, c.1912.
Postcard view of the Flats, 1910.
Poster for Sokol gymnastics festival at the fairgrounds, c.1938.
"Girls and Women, Sex and Health Exhibit" poster from the State Board of Health, undated.
Attendees at the 1981 Hmong New Year, held in St. Paul’s Highland Junior-Senior High School, participate in pov pob, a ball-toss courtship ritual. Photographed by Marlin Heise on December 19, 1981.
Coon Rapids Dam, 1946.
Participants at a pow wow organized by the Prairie Island Dakota community and held on July 13, 1969. Photograph by Monroe P. Killy.
Prairie just beyond the north side of Fort Snelling, c.1847. Painting by Seth Eastman.
Two babies at the Infantorium, c.1905. The one on the left has been in an incubator for some time while the one on the right is a more recent arrival.
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