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Black and white negative of High bridge c. February 1985.
The remains of the Sanitarium after it was burned to the ground on November 8, 1997.
Remnants of Red Wing Mills ruins are visible next to the plant's 136-foot-high chimney in this photo of the city's Mississippi River waterfront c.1885.
Black and white 8x10 photoprint of cars parked on the High bridge c.1915.
Scene depicting an old J.R. Watkins wagon and salesman, c.1870.
Ribbon badge worn by a Minnesota delegate at the 1892 Republican National Convention in Minneapolis.
Ticket for 1892 Republican National Convention (back).
Ticket for 1892 Republican National Convention (front).
Political poster with images of men running on the Republican State Ticket in 1894, including D.M. Clough for lieutenant governor.
Rescue workers searching for bodies in the wreckage of the Sea Wing, 1890.
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