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Arthur E. Ramberg collection

 Collection — Box: SC
Identifier: S2217

Scope and Contents

The collection includes photographs, newspaper clippings, and correspondence.


Duluth's Police Chiefs and A. E. Ramberg, not dated

Minnesota Governor Herald Stassen, AFL officials and Ramberg

Duluth Airport, arrival of Ford Tri-Motor passenger plane, 1930

Portrait of Jensen family. Mr. Jensen was a tailor at Big Duluth clothing store

Houseboat of M & O Paper Co. on Rainy Lake. See back of photo for details.

Newspaper Clippings

1906, Proposed canal from Chicago to the Mississippi River, endangering the Great Lakes; railroad deaths; Federal control and state’s rights

1931, Position of St. Louis County sheriff, fight between former Sheriff Magie and new Sheriff Erickson. Prophesy for 1931 by Rev. B. Magnusson of Duluth

1933, Mid Winter Golf Tournament at Northland Country Club

1937, Obituary of Senator Charles Adams "Father of State's Highway System", Obituary of William Henry, manager of Duluth's newspapers

1940, "Stassen Defends Minnesota's Labor Law”, Obituary of S. Bergham, editor of the Duluth Herald; Duluth history- Discovery of Iron Ore and letter to editor by Leonidas Merritt


1940-1966, Invitations, and personal correspondence to and from Governor Stassen


  • Creation: circa 1906-1961


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

Arthur E. Ramberg was a reporter for the Duluth Herald, 1921-1936. From 1940-1943, he was editor and manager of the AFL weekly newspaper the Labor World. Ramberg does not appear in Duluth, Minnesota city directories after 1943.


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The collection includes photographs, newspaper clippings, and correspondence.

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.

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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