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Jeff Norman research papers

Identifier: umja0162

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of research materials, the majority of which is electronic records. Paper documents include print outs of research and photocopies of items, as well as interview notes and administrative documents. Electronic records include audio files (wav, mp3, wma), video files (aif), graphic files (jpg, tif, indd), office files (pdf, doc, pub, docx, rtf) and miscellaneous.


  • Majority of material found within 2007-2019


Conditions Governing Access

Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room. Note that electronic records must be accessed on the designated computer in the reading room.

Conditions Governing Use

This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.

Biographical / Historical

Jeff Norman worked on this research in conjunction with the Jewish Historical Society of the Upper Midwest as part of a Legacy grant to conduct oral histories documenting the migration of Jews out of North Minneapolis. After the project was completed, Jeff continued his own research and oral histories. He passed away in 2019.


0.25 Cubic Feet (1 half hollinger)

93.2 Gigabytes

Language of Materials



This collection consists of the research of Jeff Norman as he conducted research and oral histories related to the migration of Jewish community members from the north side of Minneapolis to St. Louis Park, Minnesota.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Jeff Norman in May 2019.

Related Materials

A number of the oral histories represented in this collection were a part of the Urban Exodus project undertaken by the Jewish Historical Society of the Upper Midwest, with Jeff Norman coordinating the project. See Urban Exodus: The St. Louis Park Oral History Project records (umja0021) for more information.

Jeff Norman papers, 2007-2019
Kate Dietrick
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
  • Processing and ingest notes for electronic records

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Upper Midwest Jewish Archives Collecting Area