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Detail view of Iron Ore Mine, Elsa Jemne’s mural for the Ely Post office, 1940.
An artist's rendering of Jonathan Village, late 1960s or early 1970s.
Leaping Leopards, c.1930. Etching on paper by Clara Mairs.
Memorial Heights Park Red Wing, 1960. Oil on board by Clement Haupers.
"Mr. Lowry's 'Pigs in Clover.'" Minneapolis Journal, April 16, 1889.
"Mr. Lowry, Having No Cash to Put in it, Uses the Office Safe for a Coal Bin." Minneapolis Journal, April 15, 1889.
Mrs. Star, oil-on-canvas painting by Elsa Jemne, 1926.
Composite image of “Native Girl Lost,” a four-panel painting by Chicano artist Jimmy Longoria. The painting was created and installed in 2015 as a direct-contact inkjet original in the offices of the Bush Foundation in St. Paul.
"Nothing to Arbitrate." Minneapolis Journal, April 13, 1889.
"On the Motor – the New Conductor Announcing the Streets." Minneapolis Journal, April 20, 1889.
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