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CROWDS AT THE ENTRANCE TO THE MINNESOTA STATE FAIR IN 1900
Soldiers are lined up ranks for color guard. Crowds are going into the grandstand. Admission is 25 cents. A man in Mexican costume is running in foreground.

Order No. BR0090

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  Address: Minnesota State Fairgrounds St Paul MN
View: Cityscape
Format: neg
Year: 1900
Decade: 1890s 1900s
Subject(s):  Carriages
Fairgrounds Buildings
Military Uniforms
Minnesota State Fair


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ADMINISTRATION BUILDING AT THE STATE FAIRGROUNDS
Building appears to have been added on to. Note two colors of brick. There is a frame addition to the building which is mostly below ground level.

Order No. BR0118

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  Address: Minnesota State Fairgrounds St Paul MN
View: Exterior
Format: neg
Year: 1892
Decade: 1890s
Subject(s):  Fairgrounds Buildings
Minnesota State Fair
State Fair Administration Building


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OFFICER'S BUILDING ON THE STATE FAIRGROUNDS
Dated by association with BR0243, which is dated to 1907 and appears to have been taken at the same time. There are two men seated on the porch.

Order No. BR0240

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  Address: Minnesota State Fairgrounds St Paul MN
View: Exterior
Format: neg
Year: circa 1907
Decade: 1900s
Subject(s):  Fairgrounds Buildings
Minnesota State Fair Officers Building
Porches
Yards (grounds)


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THE NEW GRANDSTAND AT THE STATE FAIRGROUNDS
Grandstand is seen from below on the track. It is full. There are several officials down on the track as well.

Order No. BR0243

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  Address: Minnesota State Fairgrounds St Paul MN
View: Cityscape
Format: neg
Year: 1907
Decade: 1900s
Subject(s):  Fairgrounds Buildings
Minnesota State Fair
Racetracks


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THE MINNEAPOLIS JOURNAL BUILDING AT THE MINNESOTA STATE FAIR
Northwestern Phone Company takes up one corner of the building. There are several baseball scoreboards on the roof. There is a man sitting on the roof on a chair - probably to tend the scoreboards. Date is not certain, but original cataloger assumed the photo was taken at the same time as BR0240 et al.

Order No. BR0251

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  Address: Minnesota State Fairgrounds St Paul MN
View: Cityscape
Format: neg
Year: circa 1907
Decade: 1900s
Subject(s):  Automobiles
Fairgrounds Buildings
Minneapolis Journal Newspaper
Minnesota State Fair
Northwestern Telephone Exchange Company


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BISHOP JOHN IRELAND AT THE STATE FAIR GROUNDS
The bishop is talking to two women.

Order No. BR0629

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  Address: Minnesota State Fairgrounds St Paul MN
View: Portrait
Format: neg
Year: 1901
Decade: 1900s
Name(s):  Ireland, John (Bishop)
Subject(s):  Clergy
Minnesota State Fair
Trees in Cities
Womens Hats


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CROWDS AT THE OLD LOG CABIN ON THE STATE FAIRGROUNDS

Order No. BR0630

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  Address: Minnesota State Fairgrounds St Paul MN
View: Cityscape
Format: neg
Year: circa 1901 1902
Decade: 1900s
Subject(s):  Draft Horses
Fairgrounds Buildings
Hats
Log Cabins
Minnesota State Fair


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ABNER GODFREY AND CAPTAIN JOHN TAPPER AT THE MINNESOTA STATE FAIR
Godfrey is on the left. They are standing outside the Log Cabin.

Order No. BR0631

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  Address: Minnesota State Fairgrounds St Paul MN
View: Portrait
Format: neg
Year: circa 1901 1902
Decade: 1900s
Name(s):  Godfrey, Abner
Tapper, John (Captain)
Subject(s):  Beards and Mustaches
Fairgrounds Buildings
Log Cabins
Mens Hats
Minnesota State Fair


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THE GILLETTE FAMILY AT THE MINNESOTA STATE FAIRGROUNDS
The Gillettes are seated in their carriage. Two people are standing up in the back.

Order No. BR0639

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  Address: Minnesota State Fairgrounds St Paul MN
View: Portrait
Format: neg
Decade: 1880s 1890s 1900s
Name(s):  Gillette (Family)
Subject(s):  Carriages
Coats
Draft Horses
Families
Minnesota State Fair


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TERRITORIAL PIONEERS AT INSTITUTE HALL AT THE MINNESOTA STATE FAIRGROUNDS
Large group seated waiting for a speech or program to begin. Note Chinese lanterns and decorations.

Order No. BR0682

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  Address: Minnesota State Fairgrounds St Paul MN
View: Portrait Interior
Format: neg
Year: 1903
Decade: 1900s
Subject(s):  Fairgrounds Buildings
Families
Festive Decorations
Institute Hall
Light Fixtures
Minnesota Territorial Pioneers
Pianos
Pioneer Men
Pioneer Women
Reunions

 

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