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Cook, Minnesota military service scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: S3782

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a photocopy of a newspaper clippings scrapbook compiled from the Cook, News-Herald covering men and women in the armed services from Cook and the immediate area. Other subjects covered in the scrapbook include Red Cross work, war bond drives and the arrival in the Cook area of British war brides. The primary focus of the clippings is WWII, with one page, at the end, on the Vietnam war conclusion. None of the clippings are dated, many are discharge notices, one is a summary listing of the men who lost their lives in service. Cook, Minnesota, is about one hundred miles north of Duluth in St. Louis County.

Dates

  • 1945-1973
  • Majority of material found in 1945, 1946, 1973

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.

Extent

0.50 Linear Inches

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

This collection consists of a photocopy of a newspaper clippings scrapbook compiled from the Cook, News-Herald covering men and women in the armed services from Cook and the immediate area. Other subjects covered in the scrapbook include Red Cross work, war bond drives and the arrival in the Cook area of British war brides.

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.
Title
Guide to the Cook, Minnesota military service scrapbook
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