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Minnesota Landmarks

By: Lori Williamson | Item of the Day | February 4, 2020

This block print, titled "Minnesota Landmarks," was made by Gretchen Quie in 1982. 
Quie was both an artist and arts advocate, as well as the First Lady of Minnesota from 1979 - 1983.

How many landmarks do you recognize?