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By: Lori Williamson | Item of the Day | September 15, 2017
Image of George Mikan

This photograph is of professional basketball player George Mikan returning to his law firm after winning the 1953 NBA Championship with the Minneapolis Lakers.

This image forms part of our Minneapolis and St. Paul Newspaper Negative collection. Additional photographs in this series may be available in the library, please view the finding aid.

For more information or to purchase a photograph of this item, view this photograph in our collections database.