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Bud's advertising scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: S3799

Scope and Contents

The collection consists exclusively of dismantled scrapbooks of the newspaper advertisements bought by Bud’s from 1946-1978 in Duluth newspapers, and an occasional mail order brochure from the shop.

Dates

  • 1946-1978

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for use in the Kathryn A. Martin Library, Archives and Special Collections.

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

Bud’s was a women’s apparel shop located in Duluth, Minnesota. The shop was opened and owned by Isaac Abram in 1918, originally called Bud’s Classey Waists, at 7 East Superior Street. In 1942, the store was relocated at 206 West Superior Streets where it remained until it closed in January, 1987. In 1950, Richard Abram, Isaac’s son, joined his father in the business. Mr. Isaac Abram was still bookkeeper at Bud’s at age 85 in 1969.

Extent

1.00 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection consists exclusively of dismantled scrapbooks of the newspaper advertisements bought by Bud’s from 1946-1978 in Duluth newspapers, and an occasional mail order brochure from the shop.

Physical Location

This collection is located at the University of Minnesota Duluth Archives. For more information about this collection or to make an appointment, contact us at libarchives@d.umn.edu or 218-726-8526.

General

This collection is part of the Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections, which are housed in the University of Minnesota Duluth Archives at the Kathryn A. Martin Library.

Creator

Title
Guide to the Bud's advertising scrapbooks
Author
Finding Aid Authors: Staff.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Collecting Area Details

Contact The University of Minnesota Duluth Archives and Special Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Kathryn A. Martin Library
University of Minnesota Duluth
416 Library Drive
Duluth MN 55812-3001
(218) 726-8526