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    • Aerial Lift Bridge: Leif Erikson Park, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1927?
    • Familiar Leif Erikson Park began as Lakeshore or Lake Shore Park. The stone towers and the stage between them are under construction. F. Rodney Paine was the Duluth Park Superintendent beginning in 1926. He had a master's degree in forestry from...
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Aerial Lift Bridge: Replica Boat in Leif Erikson Park, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1940?
    • Leif Erikson Park is the site of the half-size replica of the Leif Erikson boat the "Norwegian Vikings" sailed to America in 997 A. D. The boat was donated to the city of Duluth by Enger and Olson, Inc. (furniture store owned by Bert Enger of Enger...
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • American Scenery; 750 Minnehaha Falls, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1875 - 1890
    • View of Minnehaha Falls, two persons in what appears to be Native American dress are standing separately by the falls; image is invoking the "Song of Hiawatha" poem by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow; trees and plants are quite bare of leaves.
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Annual Report: Recreation Department of the Board of Park Commissioners, 1921.

    • 1922-01-01
    • Annual report of the Recreation Department activities conducted by the Minneapolis Park Board in 1921. Includes statistical and financial data covering the supervised playground season, horseshoe, outdoor winter sports, organized sports (baseball,...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Annual Report: Recreation Department of the Board of Park Commissioners, 1922

    • 1923-01-01
    • Annual report of the Recreation Department activities conducted by the Minneapolis Park Board in 1922. Includes statistical and financial data covering the supervised playground season, horseshoe, outdoor winter sports, organized sports (baseball,...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Bandstand in Minnesota Square Park, St. Peter, Minnesota

    • 1949
    • This image shows the bandstand that was located in Minnesota Square Park in St. Peter. This structure was eventually replaced with a pavilion. This postcard negative, marked 449, has been converted to a digital positive image.
    • Nicollet County Historical Society
    • Beauty Spots of Mankato, Minnesota

    • 1913?
    • The beauty spots of Mankato include: Lincoln Park, Lovers Lane, Sibley Park Deer, Grand Stand and Sibley Park Entrance.
    • Blue Earth County Historical Society
    • Big Island Park grove of trees, Excelsior, Minnesota

    • 1900 - 1910
    • Visitors enjoy the shade in a grove of trees at Big Island Park, color added. Card is addressed to Hoke Smith, United States Senate, Washington, D.C., postmarked 1913. Message reads: Lithography is the working man's art. Don’t destroy American...
    • Westonka Historical Society
    • Boys from the Emanuel Cohen Center at Sumner Field, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1920?
    • A group of boys and an adult at Sumner Field park. Sumner Field was a large commons area that served as a playing field for North Side neighborhood children. Recreational opportunities for children and young people were funded and organized by the...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Boys from the Emanuel Cohen Center at Sumner Field, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1921
    • A group of boys gather behind their seated instructor at Sumner Field park. Sumner Field was a large commons area on the North Side that served as a playing field for North Side neighborhood children. Recreational opportunities for children and...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Bridge construction in Lester Park, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1894?
    • Bridge construction over Lester river at Lester Park; Grand Avenue or the early name for Superior street at the Lester area; image was used in 1894 parks department annual report
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Canal Park, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1963?
    • Winter view at the Corner of the Lake, Michigan Street and South First Avenue East or Canal Park Drive.
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Canal Park, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1963?
    • Winter view looking down Lake Avenue to Minnesota Point from east Superior street.
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Canal Park, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1965?
    • Winter view looking east from about Second avenue west and Michigan street to the Duluth steam plant.
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Canal Park, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1963?
    • Winter view of the Corner of the Lake lakeshore looking south to the aerial bridge.
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Canal Park, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1963?
    • Lake shore at Canal Park near the Corner of the Lake.
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Canal Park, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1965?
    • Winter view looking east from about Second avenue west and Michigan street to Canal Park.
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Canal Park, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1963?
    • Holiday Inn motel on the lake shore.
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Cascade Park after the 1883 tornado, Rochester, Minnesota

    • 1883 - 1908
    • Several people are viewing the damage from the 1883 tornado. A man is standing next to a piece of furniture and a boy is sitting with a large toy horse. Among the debris on the ground is a stove, windows and an umbrella. The inscription on the...
    • Olmsted County Historical Society
    • Cascade Park bridge, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1899?
    • Cascade park bridge; stone walls; Duluth parks
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Cascade Park construction, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1892
    • Construction and identified workers at Cascade Park first avenue west and Piedmont avenue; Piedmont (renamed Mesaba avenue); horses; stonework; house; women and baby
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Cascade Park pavilion, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1899?
    • Cascade park pavilion and waterway; stonework; stone walls; Duluth parks
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Cascade Park pavilion, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1899?
    • Women and children residents or tourists at Cascade Park pavilion
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Cascade Park stone walls, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1899
    • Cascade park view; pavilion; stone walls; boy; stone gutters; plank walk; stairs; upper and lower structures at park; Duluth parks; Mesaba avenue; view of Duluth looking east from the park
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Cascade Park, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1899?
    • Cascade park pavilion; stone walls; Duluth parks
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Cascade Park, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1899?
    • Cascade park pavilion and waterway; stonework; stone walls; Duluth parks
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Cascade Park, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1899?
    • Cascade park pavilion and people; children; garden; flowers; stone walls; Duluth parks
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Celebration in Lakefield Park, Lakefield, Minnesota

    • 1909?
    • Celebration in Lakefield, with a horse and cart at the Lakefield Park. Banner says "Rost Township." Pictured from left to right: George Gruber, unknown boys in background, Burt Gloser, Rhineold Meister, and Albert Reints.
    • Jackson County Historical Society
    • City Park, Glenwood, Minnesota

    • 1905-03-27
    • View of the Glenwood City Park with Lakeside Pavilion in the background.
    • Pope County Historical Society

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