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Maud Hart Lovelace and husband Delos playing chess, c.1945.
Maud Hart Lovelace, Minnesota author, c.1928.
Third Infantry passing in review for Maud Hart Lovelace, author of Early Candlelight, which was set at Fort Snelling, September 1929.
Minnesota native Maud Hart Lovelace captured her Mankato childhood in her Betsy-Tacy series of thirteen books. During her career, she authored six historical novels for adults as well as five additional books for children.
Hmong girl’s hat in the traditional style. Made in St. Paul in 1989.
Abigail Hunt Snelling Chaplin, c.1885.
Black and white drawing of Abigail Hunt Snelling, c.1875.
Oil portrait of Abigail Hunt Snelling, c.1818.
Left to right: Audre Lorde, Meridel Le Sueur, and Adrienne Rich, c.1980.
Meridel Le Sueur (right) with writer and poet Molly Culligan (left), 1980.
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