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Dr. Obadiah D. Howard, Sergeant in the Sixteenth Battalion of the Minnesota Home Guard and his grandson, Howard Maxwell, 1918.
Color photograph by John Vachon for the Office of War Information. April 1943.
Dr. Thomas R. Potts, c.1855. Potts was the assistant surgeon and medical purveyor at Fort Snelling during the Civil War.
Dr. Valdo Turner in his office, ca.1915. Turner was vice president of the St. Paul NAACP and captain of the Sixteenth Battalion Medical Corps, Minnesota Home Guard.
Dr. William J. Mayo, c.1933.
Dr. William J. Mayo and Dr. Charles H. Mayo with President Franklin Roosevelt, Rochester, 1934.
Dr. William W. Mayo, c.1900.
Black and white drawing of Abigail Hunt Snelling, c.1875.
Pastel drawing on paper of Adolf Dehn made by Wanda Gág, c.1915.
Fort Ripley, 1862. Pen and wash drawing made in 1864 by Corporal August Harfeldt, Third Battery, Minnesota Light Artillery.
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