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First Avenue Exterior

By: Lori Williamson | Item of the Day | May 2, 2019

This photo of the exterior of First Avenue was taken by Daniel Corrigan, circa 1990. It celebrates First Ave. as an "International Music Landmark."
The First Avenue exhibit open this Saturday, May 4!