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Alexandria A. Antoskiewicz scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: S6090

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of a “School Friendship Book”, 1919-1923, a scrapbook of Duluth Denfeld High school student Alexandria A. Antoskiewicz who graduated in 1923. The volume holds mementos, ribbons, newspaper clippings, invitations, messages from friends, information about a trip she and her mother made to Chicago in 1922, and photographs that document social activities. There are a number of snapshots of family and friends.

Dates

  • 1919-1923

Creator

Biographical / Historical

High school student Alexandria A. Antoskiewicz graduated in 1923. It appears that her Polish family lived in West Duluth. Based upon city directory entries of 1924-1925, Alexandria (called Al and Alex by friends who wrote in the scrapbook) she worked as a clerk at the Duluth retail businesses Boston Store and Mode Millinery through 1925, and then the family name disappears from the volumes.

Extent

1.00 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

Undetermined

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.
Title
Guide to the Alexandria A. Antoskiewicz scrapbook
Author
Finding Aid Authors: P. Maus.
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