Minnesota State Fair Postcards (1955 - 1998) by the Minnesota Historical Society Minnesota State Fair Postcards (1955 - 1998) by the Minnesota Historical Society Minnesota State Fair Postcards (1955 - 1998) by the Minnesota Historical Society Minnesota State Fair Postcards (1955 - 1998) by the Minnesota Historical Society Minnesota State Fair Postcards (1955 - 1998) by the Minnesota Historical Society

Minnesota State Fair Postcards (1955 - 1998) by the Minnesota Historical Society

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Minnesota State Fair Postcards (1907 - 1916) by the Minnesota Historical Society Minnesota State Fair Postcards (1907 - 1916) by the Minnesota Historical Society Minnesota State Fair Postcards (1907 - 1916) by the Minnesota Historical Society Minnesota State Fair Postcards (1907 - 1916) by the Minnesota Historical Society Minnesota State Fair Postcards (1907 - 1916) by the Minnesota Historical Society Minnesota State Fair Postcards (1907 - 1916) by the Minnesota Historical Society Minnesota State Fair Postcards (1907 - 1916) by the Minnesota Historical Society Minnesota State Fair Postcards (1907 - 1916) by the Minnesota Historical Society

Minnesota State Fair Postcards (1907 - 1916) by the Minnesota Historical Society

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Vocalist Maurice McKinnis (1985)

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Vintage Minnesota State Fair Posters from the Minnesota Historical Society

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Seven years ago today at 6:05 p.m., the I-35W Bridge collapsed near downtown Minneapolis. Thirteen people died, and another 145 were injured.

Photos via the Minnesota Historical Society Seven years ago today at 6:05 p.m., the I-35W Bridge collapsed near downtown Minneapolis. Thirteen people died, and another 145 were injured.

Photos via the Minnesota Historical Society Seven years ago today at 6:05 p.m., the I-35W Bridge collapsed near downtown Minneapolis. Thirteen people died, and another 145 were injured.

Photos via the Minnesota Historical Society Seven years ago today at 6:05 p.m., the I-35W Bridge collapsed near downtown Minneapolis. Thirteen people died, and another 145 were injured.

Photos via the Minnesota Historical Society Seven years ago today at 6:05 p.m., the I-35W Bridge collapsed near downtown Minneapolis. Thirteen people died, and another 145 were injured.

Photos via the Minnesota Historical Society

Seven years ago today at 6:05 p.m., the I-35W Bridge collapsed near downtown Minneapolis. Thirteen people died, and another 145 were injured.

Photos via the Minnesota Historical Society

Sweet Taste of Sin performing at the Jet-Away Club (1985)

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Dance contest, The Riverview, Minneapolis (1985)

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View of a smoke filled bar with quite a few bottles of Grain Belt Premium on the bar. (1945)

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Downtown fire, location unknown (1951)

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Young people roasting potatoes (?), night view. (1908)

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