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Newspaper cartoon advertising the Food Training Camp at the Minnesota State Fair. Image is from the St. Paul Appeal, August 4, 1917.
An advertisement for a concert put on by the Sixteenth Battalion Band from the St. Paul Appeal, October 25, 1919. The band was led by Lieutenant William Howard.
Advertising for Stadium Checkers and a Cootie game on WMIN-TV, 1954.
Aerial ferry bridge over the ship canal at Duluth, 1911. Photographer: Edward Albert Fairbrother.
Aerial photograph by R.E. Nielsen of St. Paul's Central Park, c.1955. The scuffed open space is the much-degraded Central Park. Near the top, the Minnesota Historical Society and Mechanic Arts High School.
Aerial view of St. Peter after the tornado.
Aerial view of Duluth Lift Bridge and ship canal, Duluth, c.1960.
Aerial view of Mankato State College, Valley Campus, 1960.
Aerial view of Mankato State College, Highland Campus, 1970.
Aerial view of Mankato State University Highland Campus, 1980.
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