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This Confederate cavalry saber, along with its scabbard, was captured by Private George W. Buswell, Company B, Seventh Minnesota Volunteer Infantry, at Fort Blakely, Alabama, April 9, 1865.
Congressman John T. Bernard at Mesaba Co-op Park, 1938. Image used with the permission of the Iron Range Research Center, Chisholm.
Congressman Melvin Maas (right) with a disabled constituent, 1930.
Conservation Corps knapsack used by Fred Fretheim, CCC Company 3707, Two Harbors, Minnesota, ca. 1936–1937.
Conservatory construction, ca. 1915.
Conservatory exterior, ca. 1916. Photograph by William J. Hosted.
Conservatory exterior, 1928.
Postcard of the Conservatory, ca. 1955.
Conservatory with special front for St. Paul Winter Carnival, 1940.
Exterior of Deerwood Auditorium exterior under construction, c.1936.
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