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Continued: Northrop Auditorium, by the numbers

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months of construction (the original Northrop went up in 19 months).

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design staffers from HGA Architects and Engineers of Minneapolis contributed to the project, including lead designer Tim Carl and project manager Jim Moore.

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years as the home of the Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra, 1930 to 1974.

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years as the touring home of the Metropolitan Opera, 1945 to 1986.

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concerts by contralto Marian Anderson, starting in 1939 and ending with her farewell performance in 1964.

RICK NELSON

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