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Kenneth Duncan scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: S3134

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of four scrapbooks containing letters, news clippings, text of a speech and ephemera. Topics include: Duncan's retirement; community organizations such as Community Chest, Kiwanis, Duluth Symphony Association, Pilgrim Congegational Church, Republican Finance Committee, Women's Symphony Association, United Fund, and Red Cross; the Duluth Port Authority; tickets to the grand opening of the Duluth Arena-Auditorium, high school memorabilia, and the Duncan family.

Dates

  • 1953-1970

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

Kenneth Duncan came to Duluth in 1948 as assistant Manager of Lake Superior District Mines. He retired as manager in 1953. During his retirement he became very active in civic affairs. His wife, Frances, having a strong musical background, was involved in Matinee Musicale and the Women’s Symphony Association.

Extent

4.00 Volumes

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection consists of four scrapbooks containing letters, news clippings, text of a speech and ephemera.

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, and are on permanent loan from the St. Louis County Historical Society.
Title
Guide to the Kenneth Duncan 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