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Minnesota History Center exhibit: Toys of the 50s, 60s and 70s

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Fractured Land

Fractured Land

With the frenzied fracking boom in North Dakota oil, a family’s mineral rights become suddenly valuable, bringing questions and challenges to a daughter who cares about the costs to the land.

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Minnesota Building

Minnesota Building

Built in 1929, the Minnesota Building represents a turning point in the economic history of downtown St. Paul and the architectural history of the entire Twin Cities area.

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Hardanger Fiddle

A Hardanger fiddle, so called because of its use of four unstopped drone strings and its style of...

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Twister Espresso Mug Set

Twister Espresso Mug Set

Set of four porcelain espresso mugs with saucers. Featuring the design from the classic game.