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George Allen House built 1888The house was built by George Allen in 1888 who died of pneumonia during the building process. The home remained in the Allen family until 1908, when it was purchased by the McColl family, who owned it until 1984.
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Flooded Savage early 1900sThe Minnesota River over its banks at the Savage bridge...the Taj Mahal in the background...which was the site of the Dan Patch stables. The whole valley is covered in water.
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Picture postcard for Savage Minnesota including: St John the Baptist Catholic Church, Dan Patch and the Dan Patch stables.
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1909 and 1910 Savage Pacers Baseball TeamLeft to right first row - Fred Coakley, Tom Duffy, Andy Studer, Norm Dahlberg and Tom Fahey. Second row - Mark McDonald, George
Allen Sr., Ernie Sanderson, George Coakley and Mike Zeller.
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George and Joe Kearney at Savage depot 1915George holding his son "George Joseph" Kearney at the Savage Depot.
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Marion Savage Summer Home 1916Located in Bloomington, it overlooked Marion Savage's stables in"Savage". Shown are Rose, Henry, Rosella, Mary and Esther Sheridan.
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Antler's ParkLakeville's Antler's Park around 1925.
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Christmas decorations 1945Exterior Christmas tree at the Gene and Mary Kearney home Christmas 1945.
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Eli Kearney homeLocated in downtown Savage near the present St. John the Baptist school.
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Exterior of the Kearney Store Savage A slightly different angle showing the Kearney Grocery Store, Savage.
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Terry Kearney in dad's delivery truck 1947Terry Kearney, son of Gene and Mary, who operated a grocery store in Savage, is shown
in their delivery truck. The building in the right of the photo was once the Berrisford and then Garvey Store and today
the Razor's Edge Barbershop.
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Exterior of the Kearney Grocery Store, Savage, MN.1950 - The Kearney Grocery Store owned and operated by Gene and Mary Kearney in downtown Savage.
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Dan Patch Days 1951An early photo of the popular community festival.
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1953 Dan Patch ParadeA scene from the 1953 Dan Patch Parade in Savage.
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1954 Dan Patch DaysBETTY OSTER, MARY KEARNEY & KATHYRN MCQUISTON IN COSTUME.
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1954 Dan Patch The color guard begins the parade.
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Gene and Mary Pat Kearney at their store in SavageKearney Grocery Store owners Gene and Mary in Savage 1954.
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Kearney Grocery, Savage with new exteriorKearney Grocery Store, downtown Savage, owned by Gene and Mary Kearney, as it looked in 1954.
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Dan Patch Days 1954The Kiddie parade during the 1954 Dan Patch Days.
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Shopping at Kearney's in SavageInterior photo of Kearney's Grocery in Savage, Mn. Owned and operated by Gene and Mary Kearney.
1954.
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Interior of the Kearney Grocery, Savage Minnesota1954 - Interior of the Kearney Grocery store, Savage Minnesota.
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Dan Patch Parade 1956This annual community festival celebrates race horse Dan Patch and owner Marion Savage.
The town was originally named Hamilton and renamed in honor of Marion Savage.
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1957 Dan Patch DaysCousins Laurie McCoy and Jim Kearney at Dan Patch Days.
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Kearney's store burns 1961Newspaper report of the fire at Kearney's Store downtown Savage.
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PDF - Savage becomes a little giant of IndustryDouble click to open ....
St Paul Dispatch newspaper article 1962.
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Kearney's V StoreOwned by Gene and Mary Kearney, located in Downtown Savage. Next to the Variety Store was their grocery store. - 1960s.
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Credit River 1965The year of the great flood, Credit River, downtown Savage is shown.
The Credit River issues from a small lake in the city of Elko New Market in southeastern Scott County, and flows generally northward through the townships of New Market and Credit River and the city of Savage. It flows into the Minnesota River from the south in Savage, approximately 14 miles (22 km) south-southwest of downtown Minneapolis.
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1966 Dan Patch DaysSHARON AND SUSAN ALLEN IN PARADE
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Elect Gene Kearney 1967Born in Burnsville, residing in Savage business owner Gene Kearney runs for village clerk.
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Credit River 1969The Credit River watershed is located in Scott County, Minnesota. Credit River begins in New Market Township and flows generally north through Credit River Township before discharging into the Minnesota River in the city of Savage.
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