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Dancing Bears, undated. Etching on paper by Clara Mairs.
"Daniel Greysolon Sieur Dulhut at the Head of the Lakes - 1679." Painted by artist Francis Lee Jaques, c.1922.
Daniel in the Lion’s Den, 1925. Etching on paper by Clara Mairs.
Daniel Hogan (far left) and family, c.1926. Hogan was instrumental in the operation of the O'Connor layover system.
"Fight Polio" poster for Sister Kenny Institute on light pole, downtown Minneapolis. 1950.
Filling Stations, 1940. Lithograph on paper by Alexander Oja.
“Grace,” the Minnesota state photograph, taken by Eric Enstrom, c.1920.
"Hanging up the clothes" at the James J. Hill House, 240 Summit, St. Paul, c.1900.
"I love Betsy-Tacy" pinback button, manufacturer unknown, c.1990-1994.
Iron Ore Mine, Elsa Jemne’s mural for the Ely Post office, 1940.
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