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Old June 6th, 2011, 10:30 PM   #1
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Minneapolis Spring | Architecture, street art, people and the occasional tornado

Some other threads:

The people of Minneapolis
Minneapolis - darkness and light
South Minneapolis - cruel January
Minneapolis - frozen and thawing
Early Spring in Minneapolis and St Paul
Gilded era splendor | Cathedral Hill, St Paul
St Paul - Crocus Hill

A mural on east Lake St:

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The intersection of Hennepin Ave and west Lake St in Uptown:

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Alleys in Whittier:

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Apartments in Whittier:

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Downtown:

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Uptown:

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Lake of the Isles:

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Downtown:

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Tornado warning!

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This was a funnel cloud a few moments before I took this photo, it never touched down:

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Downtown:

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Minnehaha Falls:

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The Guthrie Theater and Mill District:

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Whittier:

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Downtown:

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Uptown and Lowry Hill:

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Downtown:

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Behind west Lake St:

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The Lyndale neighborhood:

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East Lake St:

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Some art:

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Powderhorn:

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Downtown:

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An abandoned ConAgra plant and Bassett Creek park:

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Northeast:

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Industrial river:

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There was a tornado on the north side of the city, Theodore Wirth Park was at the beginning of it's path:

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A tornado in the city is never a good thing but this was "only" an EF1:

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Old June 7th, 2011, 03:02 AM   #2
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Impressive murals.
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Old June 7th, 2011, 01:00 PM   #3
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Really very nice photos from Minneapolis
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Old June 8th, 2011, 10:22 AM   #4
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I'm sure I've said it before but I love your threads Somnifor. I especially like your emphasis on grit, street art and the human aspect of cities. Always a great view.
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