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November 21, 2007

Franzman Altar: 01 Introduction and Unpacking

Filed under: Podcasts and Slideshows — Matt Anderson @ 4:57 pm

Senior Curator Marcia Anderson shares the story behind the church altar carved by John Franzman and now on display in the MN150 exhibit. Objects Conservator Tom Braun is seen unpacking the altar’s components as they arrive at the Minnesota Historical Society. (3 min. 10 sec. / 15.4 MB)

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One Response to “Franzman Altar: 01 Introduction and Unpacking”

  1. Mary Foster Says:

    One of the altars and pulpits is in St. Petri’s church in Grygla, Minnesota. What church did this altar come from and do you know the name of the other churches with John Franzman altars?

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