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Oil on canvas painting of Governor Samuel R. Van Sant, 1905. Painting by artist Herbert G. Connor.
Oil on canvas painting of William Rainey Marshall, 1881.
Black and white photo print on paper of Governor William Marshall and the Minnesota State Senate, 1868.
Photographs of Nineteenth Century Minnesota Governors, c.1895.
John Vachon photograph of grain inspectors at General Mills, 1939 . Photo taken for the Farm Security Administration.
Veterans relaxing at Camp Mason during the 1896 National Encampment held in St. Paul, Minnesota.
Grand Marshal General Lauris Norstad in a convertible at the Centennial Parade, St. Paul. May 5, 1958.
Aquatennial Parade Grand Marshal Richard M. Nixon departs Parade Stadium on the parade route, 1958. Photograph by Philip C. Dittes.
Chick Simunek is greeted at home plate after hitting a grand slam during a June 20, 1951 game at Rox Stadium. Photograph from the Myron Hall Collection, Stearns History Museum and Research Center, St. Cloud.
"Grangers versus Grasshoppers, or the irrepressible conflict," carte-de-visite, c.1880.
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