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Homecroft Community residents scrapbooks

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S4556

Scope and Contents

The scrapbooks are comprised of newspaper clippings.


  • Creation: 1912-1947
  • Creation: Majority of material found in 1912-1940s, 1947


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

Homecroft is a neighborhood of Duluth, Minnesota.  It is located past Hartley Park up Woodland Avenue at the end of East Calvary Road north of the Ridgeview Golf Course.  Homecroft Elementary school is at 4784 Howard Gnesen Road.  Lots were being offered by a real estate company in 1909.


2.00 Volumes

Language of Materials



The scrapbooks are comprised of newspaper clippings.

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 or 218-726-8526.


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.

Guide to the Homecroft Community residents scrapbooks
Finding Aid Authors: P. Maus.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description

Collecting Area Details

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

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