[Postcard of Minnesota State Capitol Building]

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Postcard of an illustration of a large, white, stately, four-story building with a tall domed tower at the top and two American flags flying from the roof of the building, at either end. The building as a grassy green lawn and several paths leading from the building to a drive in front of the building. Printed text below the illustration identifies the building as the Minnesota State Capitol Building in Saint Paul, Minnesota. The other side of the postcard has postcard markings and a printed paragraph with information about the capitol building.

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1 postcard : col.

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Creator: Unknown. 19uu.

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This postcard is part of the collection entitled: Abilene Library Consortium and was provided by the Howard Payne University Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 242 times. More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

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Walker Memorial Library, the main library at Howard Payne University, was named for John Allen and Elizabeth Peacock Walker and opened in 1952.

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Postcard of an illustration of a large, white, stately, four-story building with a tall domed tower at the top and two American flags flying from the roof of the building, at either end. The building as a grassy green lawn and several paths leading from the building to a drive in front of the building. Printed text below the illustration identifies the building as the Minnesota State Capitol Building in Saint Paul, Minnesota. The other side of the postcard has postcard markings and a printed paragraph with information about the capitol building.

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1 postcard : col.

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Abilene Library Consortium

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  • 19uu

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  • Feb. 23, 2016, 10:28 p.m.

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  • Aug. 15, 2018, 11:24 a.m.

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  • 44.9547, -93.103443

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[Postcard of Minnesota State Capitol Building], postcard, 19uu; Minneapolis, Minnesota. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth702378/: accessed January 28, 2023), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Howard Payne University Library.

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