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Aerial view of the Great Northern Depot and the surrounding area, looking north, 1978. Photograph by Charles Chamblis.
Interior of the Minneapolis Great Northern Depot waiting room, 1950.
Minneapolis Great Northern Depot, 1949.
Great Northern Depot, Minneapolis, 1945.
Workmen cleaning Minneapolis Great Northern Depot, 1944.
Travelers’ Aid at Great Northern Depot, Minneapolis, c.1925.
Great Northern Depot (right) and Chicago Great Western Freight Station (left), Minneapolis, c.1918.
The front of the Great Northern Railway Depot, Minneapolis, 1914.
The Minneapolis Great Northern Depot (also called the Great Northern Station) served as an important hub for passengers of several railroads throughout the state of Minnesota for more than sixty-five years.
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