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David M. Clough, c.1887. Photograph by Zimmerman and Whitstruck.
Official Governor's Portrait of D.M. Clough, 1898. Painting by artist Herbert Conner.
Dawson Bicycle Group, c.1895.
Dawson School in Lac Qui Parle County, on the western border of Minnesota, c.1890.
Dayton’s Bluff in the early twentieth century. Hays’s body was found near the barge on the left. Used with the permission of Gary Brueggemann, in whose book, Minnesota’s First Murder Mystery (Beaver’s Pond Press, 2013), the map originally appeared.
Curtiss aircraft used for Dayton’s merchandise delivery, 1922.
Men’s department, c.1926.
Window display of gifts for bride, c.1923.
The expanded downtown store complex, c.1938. The original store is in the darker shade.
Dayton’s at Sixth and Wabasha, St. Paul, 1975.
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