Skip to main content

Discover Duluth Incorporated records

 Collection
Identifier: S4436

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of files of the organization including minutes, articles of incorporation and by-laws, financial summaries, correspondence, and tour related materials. Files are not complete.

Dates

  • 1971-1988

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

Discover Duluth, Inc. was established in 1973 after discussions among the principal orgainizers took place in 1970. A non-profit organization of volunteers whose stated task was to “identify and improve, or restore, and promote all points of general and historic significance and natural beauty in the Duluth area, and to initiate activities compatible with promoting value of the area.” The major result was a tour bus in cooperation with the Duluth Transit Authority. The organization disbanded in 1988, but activity lessened considerably in the early 1980’s.

Extent

3.00 Linear Inches

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection consists of files of the organization including minutes, articles of incorporation and by-laws, financial summaries, correspondence, and tour related materials.

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 Discover Duluth Incorporated records
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