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Photograph of an exhibition golf match between Wilford "Captain Billy" Fawcett and American champion Walter Hagen at Breezy Point Resort, 1926.
Image of Washburn A Mill explosion, 1878.
The Exposition Building and St. Anthony Falls, c.1895.
Exposition Building when it was owned by the M. W. Savage Company, 1936.
Advertisement for the first Industrial Exposition with image of new building, 1886.
Extending Soo Line tracks, Minneapolis, 1892.
Exterior of Cottage Four at the State School, c.1900.
The exterior of St. Mary’s Orthodox Cathedral in Minneapolis. Photographed by Paul Nelson on June 10, 2014.
Exterior, L. S. Donaldson Company, 1949. Photograph by Norton & Peel.
F. Melius Christiansen, founder of the festival.
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