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Playground of the Jewish Sheltering Home for Children in Minneapolis, c.1925.
1941 Winter Carnival Ice Palace.
1940 Winter Carnival Ice Palace at Como Park.
1937 Winter Carnival Ice Palace, looking west toward State Office Building.
Postcard of the 1937 Winter Carnival Ice Palace.
The sport of curling, according to Bemidji native and Olympian Cassie Potter mixes elements of golf, shuffleboard, chess, and bowling. MN90 Producer Andi McDaniel finds out why Minnesotans and others decided to combine all those games on ice.
Children playing on the playground of St. Paul’s Neighborhood House, 1937.
Members of the Girls’ Club at St. Paul’s Neighborhood House attending a doll-themed party, 1919.
Two members of the Sewing Club at St. Paul’s Neighborhood House, 1911.
Close-up view of the Kirby Puckett memorial plaque in the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York. Photographed by Flickr user Neil R on October 13, 2012.
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