Drawing of a farmer and his wife in bed with ears of corn suspended above them for drying in a warm bedroom.

Drying Seed in a Warm Bedroom

A farmer and his wife in bed with ears of corn suspended above them for drying in a warm bedroom.

Duck hunters returning after hunting on Heron Lake

Duck hunters returning after hunting on Heron Lake

Duck hunters returning after hunting on Heron Lake, c.1887. Heron Lake, in southern Minnesota, attracted many market hunters by the turn of the twentieth century.

Black and white photograph of the Duluth & Iron Range Railroad shops, Two Harbors, 1915.

Duluth & Iron Range Railroad shops, Two Harbors

Predecessor road Duluth and Iron Range at Two Harbors where car maintenance and repair took place, 1915.

Black and white photograph of Duluth & Northeastern Railroad yards after the fire, 1918.

Duluth & Northeastern Railroad yards after the fire

Duluth & Northeastern Railroad yards after the fire, 1918.

Colorized postcard of the Duluth Armory, c.1920.

Duluth Armory

Postcard of the Duluth Armory, c.1920.

Color image of Duluth Corner, Drawing of St. Louis County by George Morrison, 1942.

Duluth Corner, Drawing of St. Louis County

Duluth Corner, St. Louis County, 1942. Drawn by George Morrison.

Duluth Incline

Duluth Incline

The Duluth Incline as it appeared with two large cars capable of carrying wagons and teams, crossing Fourth Street at Seventh Avenue, 1892.
Seventh Avenue West and Fourth Street, Duluth

Duluth ship canal being dug

Duluth ship canal being dug

Duluth ship canal being dug, Duluth Harbor, Duluth, 1870.

photograph of a group of uniformed streetcar conductresses

Duluth streetcar conductresses

The Duluth Street Railway hired twenty-one women as streetcar conductors (or "conductresses," as they termed them) in 1918. Some of them posed outside the streetcar barn at Twenty-sixth Avenue West and Superior Street for this photo taken June 21, 1918.

Black and white photograph of a Duluth, Missabe and Iron Range train on railroad bridge west of Two Harbors, ca. 1940.

Duluth, Missabe and Iron Range train

On a railroad bridge west of Two Harbors, a DM&IR freight consisting entirely of ore cars, or jennies, is seen being pulled by a powerful Yellowstone type steam locomotive, ca. 1940. The locomotive behind it was the most recent locomotive acquisition at the time of the photo.

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