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Rochester house
Rochester House

After moving to Rochester, the Mayo family lived in this house. The 1914 Building stood on this site; today, the Siebens Building is located there.

This artifact appears with the following story:
1863-1864 Why Rochester?
Appointed examining surgeon for the Union Army in southern Minnesotta, Dr. Mayo liked the vitality of Rochester and soon made it home.

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