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Frederick McKinley Jones and drafting team, c.1960. Image is from the Frederick M. Jones papers, Minnesota Historical Society, St. Paul.
The Thermo King Corporation campus in Bloomington as it appeared, c.1960.
Suit worn by James J. Hill. Suit made by Schaub Brothers, Inc.
James J. Hill walking down street with overcoat flapping, c.1915.
James J. Hill and Mary T. Hill, c.1915.
James J. Hill (left) with his son, Louis W. Hill, 1912.
James J. Hill, at spike driving celebration extending the Great Northern Railroad, Bend, Oregon, 1911.
James J. Hill with two engineers on the William Crooks train engine, 1908. Photograph by T.W. Ingersoll.
Wedding of Charlotte Hill Slade, daughter of James J. Hill, at 240 Summit Avenue, St. Paul, 1901.
James J. Hill, 1885. Photograph by Hayes Robbins.
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