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Drawing of a temple built in honor of maize. Used in the Disney film The Grain That Built a Hemisphere, 1943.
Photograph of Mayer public school (District #73), c.1895. Teacher Thomas Burns stands with his students outside the one-room schoolhouse. Photograph Collection, Carver County Historical Society, Waconia.
Members of Mayim Rabim Congregation in Minneapolis gather to celebrate Chanukah on December 15, 2013. Photographed by Debra Hahn Fisher. Used with the permission of Mayim Rabim Congregation.
Members of the Mayim Rabim Congregation gather for a storytelling event. Photographed by Debra Hahn Fisher on March 16, 2013. Used with the permission of Mayim Rabim Congregation.
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, c.1930.
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, c.1915.
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, c.1928.
Karl Emil Nygard in 1933, when he was mayor of Crosby. Courtesy of the Nygard family.
Wahpeton Dakota leader Mazamani II (Walking Iron), c.1855.
McCarthy campaign peace dress, 1968.
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