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Birds-eye Capitol

Friday, February 5th, 2016

A birds-eye view of the 1953 St. Paul Winter Carnival parade going past the state capitol on February 1, 1953.

This image forms part of our Minneapolis and St. Paul Newspaper Negative collection. Additional photographs in this series may be available in the library, please view the finding aid here.

For more information or to purchase a photograph of this item, view this photograph in our collections database.

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Money Shredder

Friday, January 22nd, 2016

A photograph of Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis employees shredding old and out of date money on October 4, 1954.

This image forms part of our Minneapolis and St. Paul Newspaper Negative collection. Additional photographs in this series may be available in the library, please view the finding aid here.

For more information or to purchase a photograph of this item, view this photograph in our collections database.

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Truman, Humphrey and Freeman

Friday, January 15th, 2016

Former President Truman visits with Governor Freeman and Senator Humphrey during a January 15, 1956 visit to Minnesota.

This image forms part of our Minneapolis and St. Paul Newspaper Negative collection. Additional photographs in this series may be available in the library, please view the finding aid here.

For more information or to purchase a photograph of this item, view this photograph in our collections database.

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Diorama

Friday, January 8th, 2016

A photograph of a man working on one of the large dioramas at the Bell Museum of Natural History, September 22, 1955.

This image forms part of our Minneapolis and St. Paul Newspaper Negative collection. Additional photographs in this series may be available in the library, please view the finding aid here.

For more information or to purchase a photograph of this item, view this photograph in our collections database.

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Icy Windshield

Friday, January 1st, 2016

A photograph of a man scraping the ice off his windshield on January 24, 1950.

This image forms part of our Minneapolis and St. Paul Newspaper Negative collection. Additional photographs in this series may be available in the library, please view the finding aid here.

For more information or to purchase a photograph of this item, view this photograph in our collections database.

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Tonka Truck

Thursday, December 24th, 2015

A toy truck manufactured by Tonka Toys of Mound, Minnesota during the 1950s. Pickup truck with a removable camper topper, known as the ‘Sportsman’ model.

For more information or to purchase a photograph of this item, view this toy in our collections database.

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Status Board

Friday, December 18th, 2015

A photograph showing the status board inside the Naval Air Base at Wold-Chamberlain Field on March 28, 1956.

This image forms part of our Minneapolis and St. Paul Newspaper Negative collection. Additional photographs in this series may be available in the library, please view the finding aid here.

For more information or to purchase a photograph of this item, view this photograph in our collections database.

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St. Paul Shooting Star

Tuesday, December 15th, 2015

Miss St. Paul christens her namesake Lockheed P-80 Shooting Star on August 17, 1954.

This image forms part of our Minneapolis and St. Paul Newspaper Negative collection. Additional photographs in this series may be available in the library, please view the finding aid here.

For more information or to purchase a photograph of this item, view this photograph in our collections database.

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Control Tower

Monday, December 14th, 2015

A view from the tower at Wold-Chamberlain field on May 20, 1952.

This image forms part of our Minneapolis and St. Paul Newspaper Negative collection. Additional photographs in this series may be available in the library, please view the finding aid here.

For more information or to purchase a photograph of this item, view this photograph in our collections database.

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Lost Ball

Friday, December 4th, 2015

A Minneapolis Lakers basketball player looses the ball during a December 11, 1952 game against Syracuse.

This image forms part of our Minneapolis and St. Paul Newspaper Negative collection. Additional photographs in this series may be available in the library, please view the finding aid here.

For more information or to purchase a photograph of this item, view this photograph in our collections database.

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