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Red River Ox Cart Trail

16 Locations ~ Curated by Reggie McLeod for the Minneapolis Riverfront Partnership (Copyright 2017, Minneapolis Riverfront Partnership)

Lowry Hill

8 Locations ~ Curated by Original research by Bob Glancy - edited by Richard L. Kronick

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THE LARGEST FLOUR MILL IN THE WORLD • • • • 3rd Avenue and Main Street SE • Leroy Buffington and W. F. Gunn, architects • Heavy mill construction • Narrated by John "Pat" Patricelli • The pride of John Pillsbury’s flour business, the…

Architects: William Purcell and Frederick Strauel (“spec” house for Henry M. Peterson) Date: 1929 Style: Spanish Colonial / English Cottage Revival Surprise! While most of the Purcell and Strauel houses in this group are purely English Cottage…