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Merrill & Ring papers

 Collection
Identifier: S4575

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of photocopied documents for the Minnesota Historical Society collections. Included are briefs and other documents related to court cases and company resources, genealogical materials, and letters.

Dates

  • 1897-1920
  • Majority of material found in 1897, 1898, 1908, 1920, undated

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

The Merrill & Ring Company owned logging and saw mill facilities in the Duluth area, including a location on Grassy Point. Merrill & Ring also owned lumber-related companies in Seattle, Washington. The principals involved were Thomas D. Merrill (?-1932) and Clark Ring.

Extent

1.00 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

English

Abstract

The collection consists of photocopied documents for the Minnesota Historical Society collections. Included are briefs and other documents related to court cases and company resources, genealogical materials, and letters.

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.
  • Business Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
  • Letters Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
  • Logging Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
  • Lumber industry Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Title
Guide to the Merrill & Ring papers
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