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Washburn 'A' Mill Explosion : Images & Artifacts

Photograph Collections

Milling District and Mississippi River, Minneapolis
10 photoprints mounted on 1 sheet, black and white, 8 x 10 in.
Views of Washburn A Mill, Humboldt Mill, mills on west side of the river, bridges across the river including: Tenth Avenue Bridge, Stone Arch Bridge and second Suspension Bridge.
MNHS call number: I.291

Sample Images at MNHS

   Washburn Mill ruins, Minneapolis  


       Ruins of Washburn A Mill after explosion, Minneapolis


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