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Recreational Sailing: Images & Artifacts

Sample Images at MNHS

     Sailing on Lake Calhoun, Minneapolis, 1920. Sailing on Lake Harriet, Minneapolis, July 15th, 1944.  

Sample Artifacts at MNHS

 Ship's compass from a sugar sailing vessel, 1901 Capstan, 1970"Yankee Girl" sailboat, 1977  "Yankee Girl" sailboat rudder, 1977Stationary domed compass, 1979.Vinyl wind sock, 1979 Radar unit, 1979Boat cushions, 1979


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Gale Family Library • Minnesota Historical Society • 345 W. Kellogg Blvd., St. Paul, MN 55102-1906 • 651-259-3300
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