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The girl in the glass

By: Lori Williamson | Item of the Day | August 2, 2018

This photo from an art/dance class was taken at the University of Minnesota in 1946. The photographer was Gordon Ray, and it forms part of the Reid H. Ray Film Industries Collection.

See it in Collections Online.