Coffee pot sculpture by Minneapolis-based artist Carolyn Halliday, 2001. The sculpture is made of knitted copper and silver wire with birch bark inserts. Small glass beads in shades of green, tan and brown accent the pot’s handle and top. The separable lid also has bead accents and a birch bark insert. Lacquer has been applied to stiffen the pot’s shape.
28-piece plastic baking set includes cake candies, eggs, butter, chocolate chips, cake mixes, milk, measuring spoons, a spatula, a mixing bowl, a mixing spoon, and more. Manufactured for General Mills, Incorporated of Minneapolis, Minnesota by Creative Designs International, Limited, Feasterville, Pennsylvania. Made in China; copyright 2005.
For more details, view the baking set in our online collections catalog.
Highway identification sign for Interstate 35W. The sign marked the interstate where it crossed the Mississippi River at Bridge 9340. Bridge 9340 collapsed on August 1, 2007, killing thirteen people. The sign’s heavy surface scratches may be a result of the collapse.
- I-35W Bridge Resources at the Minnesota Historical Society video podcast
- I-35W Bridge Mile Marker Sign
- I-35W Bridge Library Resources
- School bus door from I-35W bridge collapse