Pipestone Indian Training School—a boarding school in Pipestone, Minnesota, for Dakota and Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) boys and girls—fielded popular and often successful student baseball teams from 1893 until the 1920s.
Women's figure skates made at Strauss Skates for J.E. Strauss Sr.'s granddaughter.
Last pair of skate blades made by Strauss Skates, 1981.
Interior of Strauss Skate Company, 1751 East Cope, Maplewood, c.1970
John E. Strauss Jr. sharpening a skate blade, St. Paul, 1940.
John E. Strauss Jr. and Sr. in skate shop, St. Paul, c.1939. Photographer: W. Allen Mortenson.
Strauss Skate Shop, St. Paul, 1939.
John Strauss Sr. with William Blochinger and John Strauss Jr. in front of Strauss Skate Shop, 165 West Kellogg, St. Paul, 1938.
John E. Strauss Sr. in front of Strauss Skate Shop, 16 West Third Street, St. Paul, c.1925.
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