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Interior of the sanctuary in St. Mary’s Orthodox Cathedral, Minneapolis before decoration, 1905.
St. Mary’s Orthodox Cathedral, Minneapolis, 1905.
The original St. Mary’s Orthodox Cathedral building in Minneapolis, 1888.
Exterior of St. Mary’s Orthodox Cathedral in Minneapolis. Photographed by Paul Nelson on June 10, 2014.
St. Mary’s Orthodox Cathedral was completed in 1906. It is the home church of a small community of Rusyns (also called Ruthenians or Carpatho-Ruthenians) who immigrated to Minneapolis from the Austro-Hungarian Empire in the late nineteenth century.
Mount Sinai Hospital, 1962.
Mount Sinai Hospital, c.1950
Construction site of St. Paul’s Neighborhood House, April 23, 1923.
The Fournier House, c.1995.
The Fournier House, 2008. Photograph by Wikimedia Commons user Elkman.
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