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Bronze capstan from the wreck of the Hesper.
Starboard bow view in river at Manitowoc, c.1900
Starboard bow view of the Hesper in St. Mary's River, c.1900.
Cold Spring Granite Company Loading Area, c.2007.
Henry Alexander Children L. to R., Bill, John, Marion, Isabel in Rockville, Minnesota. c.1915.
Cold Spring Granite Company Plant, Cold Spring, Minnesota, c.1940.
Splitting Granite, Cold Spring Granite Company, Cold Spring, Minnesota, c.1938.
Hiltler's Tombstone, Cold Spring Granite Company, Cold Spring, Minnesota, c. 1945.
Marine Engine Block, War Production, Cold Spring Granite Company, Cold Spring, c.1943.
Quarry, Rockville Granite Company, Rockville, Minnesota, Henry Alexander left, c.1910.
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