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Amhoist Complex and Robert Street Bridge, 1969.
State Street, 1960.
Aerial view of the Flats, 1953, showing Robert, Wabasha, and railroad bridges and American Hoist and Derrick facilities.
Tennessee Street during flood, 1952.
Aerial view of West Side during flood, 1952.
Students at Casa Coronado Restaurant, 154 E. Fairfield, 1947.
Three story outhouse on State Street, c.1940.
Lafayette School, corner of Kentucky and Fenton, the only public school in the Flats, c.1921.
Shack and outhouse, river’s edge, 1917. Image from Aronovici, Carol. Housing Conditions in the City of Saint Paul. St. Paul: Amherst H. Wilder Charity, 1917, 24.
Lafayette School, 1917. Image from Aronovici, Carol. Housing Conditions in the City of Saint Paul. St. Paul: Amherst H. Wilder Charity, 1917, 80
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