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Minnesota"s Capitol

a centennial story

by Leigh Roethke

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Published by Afton Historical Society Press in Afton, MN .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Saint Paul (Minn.)
    • Subjects:
    • Minnesota State Capitol (Saint Paul, Minn. : 1905- ) -- History.,
    • Saint Paul (Minn.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 116-117) and index.

      StatementLeigh Roethke ; foreword by Governor Tim Pawlenty ; introduction by Karal Ann Marling.
      ContributionsAfton Historical Society Press (Afton, Minn.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF614.S4 R64 2005
      The Physical Object
      Pagination119 p. :
      Number of Pages119
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3299796M
      ISBN 101890434671
      LC Control Number2004028157
      OCLC/WorldCa57201928

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