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Property Name Minnesota Linseed Oil Company
Reference Number 13000325
State Minnesota
County Hennepin
Town Minneapolis
Street Address 1101 South Third Street and 312 Eleventh Avenue South
Multiple Property Submission Name N/A
Status Listed 5/28/2013
Areas of Significance
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For representing Minneapolis's predominant producer of linseed oil and flaxseed products, one of the state's key industries in the early twentieth century, the Minneapolis Linseed Oil Company property has statewide significance under Criterion A in the category of Industry with a period of significance beginning in 1904 and ending in 1949. The property reflects the statewide historic context Urban Centers, 1870-1940.


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