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July 31, 2018

Ringing in 97: Plummer Carillon Plays Happy Tune to Ring in Restoration

By In the Loop In the Loop (@intheloop)

A birthday concert in honor of Sister Lauren Weinandt’s 97th birthday was a special coda ahead of a major restoration and refurbishing of the carillon in Rochester.

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Tags: Austin Ferguson, carillon, Dr. Robert Cima, John Murphy, Ken Ackerman, Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Plummer Building, Sister Lauren Weinandt

October 20, 2016

Plummer Building Figures Commemorate a Contentious Election — and a Friendship Carved in Stone

By In the Loop In the Loop (@intheloop)

When the iconic Plummer Building was constructed on Mayo Clinic’s Rochester campus during the late 1920s, the building’s designer and namesake, Henry S. Plummer, M.D., made sure it included a number of bas relief caricatures that would help root the building in place and time. There’s a Viking ship (a nod to Minnesota’s Scandinavian heritage), […]

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Tags: Dr. Henry Plummer, Mayo History, Plummer Building, Presidential Election

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