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3-Legged Race New Theater and Performance records

Identifier: PA074
Overview This collections contains materials relating to performance arts in aerialism, clowning, dance, theater, video and puppetry. The records are all contained in 3-ring binders, organized chronologically by year, from 1996 to 2003.

4-H records

Identifier: ua-00017
Overview Collection contains the records of 4-H, administered by the General Extension Division of the University of Minnesota.

A Century of Minnesota Architecture photographs

Identifier: N1
Overview The collection consists of 100 photograph illustrations taken by Jerome Liebling for A Century of Minnesota Architecture, edited by Donald Torbert.

A. Moorman and Company collection

Identifier: N56
Overview Collection contains the plans for the First National Bank of Coleraine, Minnesota, designed by A. Moorman and Company.

A Woman’s Coffeehouse Collective records, 1976-1985

Identifier: Tretter: 162
Overview The Woman’s Coffeehouse Collective records include the surveys, applications, correspondence, and documents from planning events at the Woman’s Coffeehouse.

Abortion Rights Council of Minnesota records

Identifier: SW 127
Overview The collection includes minutes, newsletters, clippings, and related reference items.

Adam DeGross photograph collection

Identifier: PA115a
Overview Collection contains photographs of punk and subculture musicians and audiences.

Adam Kattainen papers

Identifier: IHRC1194
Overview Papers (1930-1935) of Adam Kattainen, a Finnish American temperance advocate, consist of poems and speeches. Also included are minutes (1942-1943) of the Alango-Field (Minn.) Red Cross.

Adas Israel Congregation records

Identifier: umja0079
Overview This collection consists of administrative material relating to Adas Israel Congregation.

Advisory Architect records

Identifier: ua-00920
Overview Collection contains the records of the Advisory Architect of the University of Minnesota, including subject and building files.

Affiliated organization records of the YMCA of Metropolitan Minneapolis

Identifier: Y.MPL.002
Overview Records documenting the Metropolitan Minneapolis YMCA interactions with various related organizations, including the Ladies Auxiliary, Minneapolis Y Wives, Minneapolis Church Athletic Association (MCAA), and the Y Men's International clubs.

Al Haug / New Riverside Café Collection

Identifier: PA122
Overview Collection includes audio cassettes and reel-to-reel tapes primarily of performances and practice sessions held at the New Riverside Café. Additionally, there are posters and flyers from performances [circa 1970s-1997], newspaper clippings about the café and performers who played there, some administrative paperwork regarding the management of the collective, and promotional materials and correspondence from musicians interested in performing at the venue.

Alan Rich papers

Identifier: umja0027
Overview This collection consists of correspondence with Alan Rich during World War II as well as photographs and various ephemera.

Albert G. Plagens collection

Identifier: N161
Overview Collection contains plans for the Ceylon School and the Prince of Glory Lutheran Church, designed by architect Albert G. Plagens.

Albert R. van Dyck papers

Identifier: N52
Overview Collection contains plans of buildings designed by Albert van Dyck, as well as photographs of residential interiors from homes in the Twin Cities area.

Albert Tezla papers

Identifier: IHRC2593
Overview Drafts for a book-length publication by Albert Tezla entitled, The Hazardous Quest: Hungarian Immigrants in the United States, 1895-1920. Materials are primary documents (letters, newspaper articles, official records) translated from Hungarian to English.

Aldred A. Heckman papers

Identifier: SW 161
Overview The collection includes Heckman's speeches, professional correspondence, and working files from his agency, foundation, and voluntary activities, reflecting his involvement in national professional associations, and in St. Paul civic affiars. Heckman's interest in social policy issues, such as the delivery and management of health care services, education, corrections, and family relief are well-documented. Also included are surveys Heckman conducted in the 1930s and 1940s of community chests...

Alex Kyyhkynen papers

Identifier: IHRC1310
Overview Papers (1940-1979) of Alex Kyyhkynen (1888-1984) consist of personal material and records of Finnish American organizations in Minnesota, particularly the Minnesota Finnish-American Historical Society.

Alex Simirenko papers

Identifier: IHRC2405
Overview Papers (1961-1964) of Alex Simirenko (1931- ) consist of a preliminary survey, notes, photographs, and other material used by Simirenko in writing his book "Pilgrims, colonists and frontiersmen: an ethnic community in transition," published by the Free Press of Glencoe, Ill. In 1964. The book concerns the Russians in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Alexander Rose papers

Identifier: N140
Overview Collection contains blueprints for one building designed by architect Alexander Rose.

Alfred H. Wheeler collection

Identifier: N73
Overview Collection comprises blueprints and photocopies for the Northwestern Shot and Leadworks Warehouse in Saint Paul, Minnesota

Alfred Owre papers

Identifier: 760
Overview Collection contains the papers of Dr. Alfred Owre, Dean of the College of Dentistry at the University of Minnesota.

Alphabet Soup Records, 2006-2008

Identifier: Tretter: Collection 265
Overview The collection contains workshop, financial and program related papers from the GLBT Alphabet Soup Conferences

Amazon Bookstore Cooperative corporate records

Identifier: Tretter: Collection 15
Overview Collection contains documentation by and about the Amazon Bookstore Cooperative, a feminist women's bookstore founded in Minneapolis in 1970 and for many years the oldest operating women's bookstore in the United States.

American Association of University Professors, Minnesota Chapters papers

Identifier: 446; 447; 448; 2000-55; 2001-36
Overview Collection contains the records of the Minnesota chapters of the American Association of University Professors, including the University of Minnesota chapter.

American Committee for Italian War Relief (St. Paul, Minnesota) records

Identifier: IHRC157
Overview The American Committee for Italian War Relief (St. Paul, Minn.), composed of representatives of Italian American organizations and Catholic churches, was organized to aid war victims in Italy. Records (1943-1948) include minutes; correspondence; articles of incorporation; and newspaper clippings.

American Italian Historical Association (AIHA). Stella del Nord Chapter records

Identifier: IHRC177
Overview Records of the American Italian Historical Association, Stella del Nord Chapter consist of organizational minutes, correspondence, and financial materials as well as photographs and oral history tapes gathered by the group to document the history of Italian Americans in Minnesota.

American Society for Information Science and Technology (ASIST) Minnesota Chapter records

Identifier: CBI 169
Overview The collection consists of the administrative records created by the Minnesota Chapter of ASIST, as well as papers regarding Audrey Grosch, first chair of ASIST in Minnesota.

Ana Silva Papers

Identifier: Tretter: 381
Overview The Ana Silva Papers reflect Ana’s involvement in the Minneapolis LGBTQ community, with an emphasis on the lesbian communities of color, from the 1980s through 2010; as well as papers documenting her personal and family life.

Andrew Boss papers

Identifier: ua00686
Overview Collection contains the papers of Andrew Boss, professor emeritus and vice director of the agricultural experiment station at the University of Minnesota.

Andrews Hotel collection

Identifier: N116
Overview Collection includes photographs and plans of the Old Andrews Hotel in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Ankha Shamin papers

Identifier: Tretter: 191
Overview The Ankha Shamin papers, 1950-2012 includes correspondence, personal writings, publications, informational resources, photographs, artworks, ephemera, and audio-visual material.

Anton Jensen papers

Identifier: N135
Overview Collection contains the plans of the Files and Nash residences, designed by architect Anton Jensen.

Armenian Cultural Organization of Minnesota records

Identifier: IHRC240
Overview Organizational files and correspondence, records of donations, membership cards, accounting documents, program brochures and fliers, includes some print (books, newsletters, notecards).

Arne Halonen papers

Identifier: IHRC865
Overview Papers (1939-1986) of Arne Halonen comprise newspaper clippings of him and his wife, Irene, the Finnish Relief Drive in Minnesota, and Finnish organizational activities in Minnesota and California, along with clippings of a newspaper column written by Halonen. Also included are a booklet by Halonen entitled "Minnesota's Help to Finland," and photographs of him and a Minneapolis choral group directed by Irene Halonen, as well as corresondence from Ester Larsen and newspaper clippings collected...

Arnold Ahonen papers

Identifier: IHRC111
Overview Papers consists of autobiographical materials, correspondence and photocopied images.

Arnold Lazarow Papers

Identifier: 1000 and 1001
Overview Collection contains curricular materials, general office files, and extensive materials from Dr. Lazarow's research.

Association for Women in Computing, Twin Cities Chapter records

Identifier: CBI 7
Overview The collection contains organizational files, correspondence, minutes of the board of directors and committees, membership information, conference and meeting materials, and photographs.

Association of Arab-American University Graduates records

Identifier: IHRC251
Overview Records (1970-1989) of the Association of Arab-American University Graduates, Twin Cities Chapter (Minneapolis, Minn.), a cultural, educational and professional organization founded in 1967, consist of resolutions; pamphlets; and newspaper clippings pertaining to the national organization as well as to the local chapter. The organization is open to university graduates of Arab origin. It assists in development of the Arab world by donating the professional services of its members, and is...

August Charles Krey Papers

Identifier: ua-00973
Overview A.C. Krey’s papers, accumulated throughout his career as a historian at the University of Minnesota, contain correspondence by and about the leading contemporary historians in the U.S. Krey’s leadership in national and state historical organizations such as the American Association of University Professors, American Historical Association especially its Commission on the Investigation of Social Studies in the Schools, Minnesota Historical Society. and the National Council for the Social Studies.

Austin Community College Theatre Collection

Identifier: PA025
Overview Collection contains production materials as well as biographical information and two books by Frank Bridges, director of the theatre.

Baross Gabor Benefit Society (Saint Paul, Minnesota) records

Identifier: IHRC293
Overview Records (1892-1970) of the Baross Gabor Social and Sick Benefit Society, St. Paul, Minn., comprise ledgers containing meeting minutes; financial records; and membership lists. Also included are textbooks published in Hungary and used in Barossi Hungarian American School.

Barrie Jean Borich Papers, 1963-2013

Identifier: Tretter: 317
Overview The collection contains the personal and professional papers of Barrie Jean Borich from 1963-2013.

Beatrice Bernhagen papers

Identifier: SW 134
Overview The Bernhagen papers focus on child welfare. Included is a journal kept during a 1937 public relief demonstration project in Minnesota.

Bell Museum of Natural History records

Identifier: ua-00876
Overview This collection contains departmental records, reports, correspondence, publications, and scrapbooks of the Bell Museum of Natural History at the University of Minnesota. The materials primarily center around the period with Dr. Thomas Sadler Roberts served as director (1915-1946), but also includes items from Dr. Walter Breckenridge's tenure. Because of Dr. Robert's long relationship with the Bell Museum, the collection also contains some of his personal papers. The collection also contains...

Beltt, Bruce, Family, Papers

Identifier: IHRC3954
Overview Correspondence, birth certificates, passenger arrival and naturalization records, obituaries, genealogy charts and family history narratives for the Beltt (originally Belttari) family.

Benjamin E. Youngdahl Papers

Identifier: SW 211
Overview The collection contains the personal and professional papers of noted public welfare administrator and social work educator, Benjamin E. Youngdahl. Personal correspondents include Harry Truman, Adlai Stevenson, Hubert Humphrey, and John F. Kennedy. Materials documenting Youngdahl's career in the academic and public sectors form the bulk of the collection.

Benjamin Sherwood Pomeroy papers

Identifier: 2002-13
Overview The collection contains professional papers of Professor Benjamin Sherwood Pomeroy, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota.

Berman Family Papers

Identifier: umja0056
Overview These papers mainly consist of correspondence between Rose Goldstein and her family, including her mother (Sarah Berman), father (Alexander Berman), her three brothers, and husband (David Goldstein). Additionally there are published materials and family history writings.

Bertrand and Chamberlin collection

Identifier: N168
Overview Collection contains plans for five buildings, including the Minneapolis Athletic Club, designed by the architectural firm of Bertrand & Chamberlin.

Beth Jacob Congregation records

Identifier: umja0082
Overview This collection consists of administrative materials from the Beth Jacob Congregation, previously known as Sons of Jacob, the second oldest Jewish congregation in Saint Paul, Minnesota.

Bill Caron collection

Identifier: PA115b
Overview Collection contains framed photographs, posters, and scrapbooks.

Bill Holm papers

Identifier: Mss100
Overview This collections contains the papers of Minnesota poet, musician, and essayist Bill Holm (1943-2009), including manuscripts, correspondence, published works, journals, publicity, teaching curricula, and materials collected from Holm's travels.

Biological Club papers

Identifier: 652
Overview Collection contains the papers of the Biological Club, a faculty club within the College of Agriculture at the University of Minnesota.

Bisexual Organizing Project records, 1988-2009

Identifier: Tretter: 353
Overview The Bisexual Organizing Project records include the administrative records and resource documents used by the Bisexual Organizing Project for the Bisexual Organizing Project.

Bissell, Belair and Green papers

Identifier: N74a
Overview Collection contains drawings of over 250 projects, as well as photographs and some specifications, designed by the architectural firm of Bissell, Belair and Green.

Bloomington Civic Theatre records

Identifier: PA033
Overview Collection contains correspondence, financial records, cast lists, newsletters, scrapbooks, photographs and production lists of the Bloomington Civic Theatre.

B'nai Abraham (Virginia, Minn.) Synagogue records

Identifier: umja0090
Overview This collection consists of the administrative materials of the B'nai Abraham Synagogue in Virginia, Minnesota, as well as the Virginia Federation for Jewish Service and the Virginia Ladies Aid Society, which met at and supported B'nai Abraham over the years.

B'nai B'rith, Rochester Lodge records

Identifier: umja0104
Overview This collection consists of administrative and board materials from the Rochester chapter of B'nai B'rith, an international Jewish advocacy group.

Board in Control of Student Publications records

Identifier: ua-00506
Overview Collection contains the records of the Board in Control of Student Publications at the University of Minnesota.

Board of Admissions minutes

Identifier: 323
Overview Collection contains the bound minutes of the Board of Admissions, within the Office of Admissions and Records at the University of Minnesota.

Boehme and Cordella collection

Identifier: N203
Overview Collection contains the blueprints for the Minneapolis Brewing Company (Grain Belt Brewery) warehouse in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Bray and Nystrom papers

Identifier: N94
Overview Collection includes plans for hotels, schools and civic buildings designed by the architectural firm of Bray and Nystrom.

Brian Malloy Papers

Identifier: CLRC-2102
Overview This collection consists of typescripts and correspondence for one title.

Brooks Cavin papers

Identifier: N118
Overview Collection contains original drawings, photographs, specifications and job files by the architectural firms of Brooks Cavin.

Bryan Mayfield Art Installation

Identifier: Tretter: 376
Overview This Art Installation by Bryan Mayfield entitled "Love on a Grid" was created to display the 515 statutes in Minnesota Law which discriminated against same-sex couples prior to the Marriage Equality Vote in the November 2012 election.

Buechner Orth papers

Identifier: N58
Overview The collection contains orginal drawings and some specifications for many Buechner and Orth projects plus some from the Buechner & Jacobsen practice. Among the buildings documented with plans are the St. Paul Labor Temple (1922), Lagoon Theatre (Minneapolis, 1915), several buildings for Luther Seminary in St. Paul (1921, 1923), the Henry Orth residence (St. Paul, 1915), Shriners' Hospital (Minneapolis, 1922). In addition, there are drawings for 19 courthouses in Minnesota and the Dakotas...

Builders Exchange of St. Paul records

Identifier: N62
Overview Collection contains bound copies of minutes of Board of Directors meetings (1909-ongoing), and bound copies of the Weekly Newsletter (1912-ongoing).

Bureau of Institutional Research papers

Identifier: ua-00948
Overview Collection contains the papers of the Bureau of Institutional Research at the University of Minnesota.

Bureau of Veterans' Affairs papers

Identifier: ua00560
Overview Collection contains the papers of the Bureau of Veterans' Affairs at the University of Minnesota.

Burt Galaway papers

Identifier: SW 150
Overview Galaway's papers reflect his involvement in the organization and operations of the Professional Association of Treatment Homes (PATH), a Twin Cities based foster care treatment project controlled by the foster parents rather than by social services agencies. Also included in the collection are Galaway's records from the Minnesota Restitution Center, an offender parole- rehabilitation project based on restitution of damages to the victim.

C. P. Pesek collection

Identifier: N209
Overview Collection contains plans for the Sigma Nu fraternity house at the University of Minnesota, designed by architect C. P. Pesek.

C. W. Farnham collection

Identifier: N193
Overview Collection contains blueprints for three buildings in Minneapolis, Minnesota designed by architect C. W. Farnham.

C. Walton Lillehei papers

Identifier: ua2000-0007
Abstract This collection contains the personal and professional papers of C. Walton Lillehei.

Calliope Women's Chorus records, 1975-2013

Identifier: Tretter: 244
Overview Collection contains the organizational and member records relating to the operations and performances of the Calliope Women's Chorus.

Campus Carnival records

Identifier: uarc 145
Overview Collection contains the records of the Campus Carnival student fundraiser at the University of Minnesota.

C.A.P. Turner collection

Identifier: N137
Overview Collection contains plans for the Minneapolis Brewing Company and Walker Commission Warehouse, engineered by C.A.P. Turner.

Carl Gage collection

Identifier: N188
Overview Collection consists of plans for two homes designed by Carl Gage.

Carl H. Buetow papers

Identifier: N124
Overview Collection contains the original drawings, renderings and job files for over 220 buildings designed by architect Carl Buetow.

Carl R. Betcher collection

Identifier: N34
Overview Collection contains blueprints for approximately 125 residences by builder Carl Betcher.

Carl Stravs collection

Identifier: N131
Overview Collection contains blueprints and plans for buildings designed by architect Carl Stravs.

Carver land grant papers

Identifier: JFBell 1815 oCa
Overview The collection pertains to several claims to a land grant that was supposedly made to Jonathan Carver by two Naudowessie Indian chiefs in 1767. The land grant was located on the east side of the Mississippi River between the Fall of St. Anthony and Lake Pepin’s south end, extending far into present-day Wisconsin. Claims upon this land were disputed well into the nineteenth century. These papers center on claims made by Robert McLenehan and others in 1815-16.

Cass Gilbert collection

Identifier: ua-00165
Overview The collection consists of a series of architectural plans that Cass Gilbert drew for the future development of the University of Minnesota’s East Bank campus, plus a campus extension report.

Cass Gilbert collection

Identifier: N15
Overview Collection contains studies of the University of Minnesota campus plans and plans for the Roselawn Cemetery.

Catherine Lundoff papers, 1992-2016

Identifier: Tretter:-259
Overview The Catherine Lundoff papers include articles, conference programs, and a CD.

Center for Urban and Regional Affairs records

Identifier: 2001-41
Overview Collection contains the records of the Center for Urban and Regional Affairs at the University of Minnesota.

Center for Youth Development and Research records

Identifier: uarc 114; uarc 2002-09
Overview Collection contains the records of the Center for Youth Development and Research at the University of Minnesota.

Center Opera Collection

Identifier: PA010
Overview Collection includes programs, publicity, news releases, and administrative records from the Center Opera Company, now known as the Minnesota Opera.

Central Cooperative Wholesale records

Identifier: IHRC426
Overview Records (1916-1969), in English, of the Central Cooperative Wholesale (Superior, Wisconsin), include correspondence; minutes; memoranda; district meeting plans; reports; newspaper clippings; pamphlets; registration lists; and a large number of photographs. The records contain substantial correspondence with and information on other cooperatives in the area. Also included are essays written by children competing for scholarships, and materials pertaining to Cooperative Youth Camps, and...

Central Files, funds records

Identifier: ua-00035
Overview Collection contains the funds records collected by Central Files at the University of Minnesota.

Central Files, patent records

Identifier: ua-00003
Overview Collection contains the patent records collected by Central Files at the University of Minnesota.

Central Files records

Identifier: ua-00849
Overview Collection contains the records collected by Central Files at the University of Minnesota.

Cerny Associates papers

Identifier: N29
Overview The collection includes extensive working drawings, microfilm, photographs, job files, and specifications. It includes examples of the work of all the successive partnerships from 1886 to 1978, and a collection of specifications from Thorshov and Cerny and from Cerny Associates for later work.

Cesko-Slovansky Podporujici Spolek (CSPS) records

Identifier: IHRC430
Overview Collection (1874-1930) of the CSPS, Lodge No.12, Saint Paul, Minn. consists of published and typescript plays performed by the organization in the first decades of the 20th century.

C.F. Haglin Company papers

Identifier: N33
Overview The collection consists of drawings and some specifications from the architects for whom Haglin built structures. Among the buildings are Grain Exchange (1901), Cream of Wheat Company warehouse and factory (1905), Federal Reserve Bank (1921), Nicollet Hotel (1923), Radisson Hotel (1908-09), all in Minneapolis. The Peavey Grain Elevator in Duluth (1899), the Puritan Office Building in Detroit (1926), the Watkins Medical Company warehouse in Winona (1913-14), CP Railroad elevator in Fort William,...

C.G. Maybury papers

Identifier: N88
Overview Collection contains photoreproductions of plans for the Ellsworth Ara Sprague residence (Caledonia, MN), and ink on linen drawings for the residence of the Rev. Charles F. Garvin (St. Paul, MN), both designed by architect C.G. Maybury.

Charlee Hoyt papers

Identifier: Tretter 419
Overview This collection consists of the papers of Charlee Hoyt, a Minneapolis City Council Member, who worked on an anti-porn ordinance in the mid 1980s.

Charles A. Hausler papers

Identifier: N6
Overview Collection contains watercolor renderings, sketches, and photographs from Charles Hausler's private practice, documenting more than one hundred buildings, including civic and commercial structures, churches, residences, banks, hospitals, and schools.

Charles Birt papers

Identifier: SW 66
Overview In addition to materials from Birt's involvement in the GSPCC&C, the collection includes copies of social surveys Birt conducted for community chests in a number of cities.

Charles Frisch collection

Identifier: umja0127
Overview This collection consists of various materials collected by Charles Frisch and his father Leo Frisch related to local Jewish organizations, synagogues, and Jewish history.