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Durant Barclay, Jr. industrial photographs

 Collection
Identifier: S4528
Abstract The collection consists of industrial photographs taken by the donor during the duration of his studio's operation in Virginia, Minnesota which closed in 1956. Mr. Barclay continued shooting for industrial clients through 1963.
Dates: 1910, 1951-1963; Majority of material found in 1951-1963

Beukema mining collection

 Collection
Identifier: S4595
Scope and Contents Collection contains: August 4, 1892, letter from Henry W. Oliver to Leonidas Merritt, president of Mt. Iron Company

$100,000 United States Steel Corporation Gold Bond (paid) to Andrew Carnegie

A September 16, 1904, canceled and paid check to Oliver Iron Mining Co. for $835, 892.94.
Dates: 1892-1904; Majority of material found in 1892, 1904

Luther G.  Hendrickson papers

 Collection
Identifier: S6096
Scope and Contents The collection consists of papers related to Hendrickso’s career with U.S. Steel. The documents date from 1933-1980 and include, blueprints, reports, specifications for the expansion of the Minntac plant in Mountain Iron; "Minntac, Report of Minntac Operations Review Committee" 1980, 300 pages, includes statistics on wages, shipping, production, projections, and reserves. Memorandum and reports -- coke, steelmaking, processing techniques, Hibbing Plant, Armco, coal gasification, metal, blast...
Dates: 1933-1980

Merritt family papers

 Collection
Identifier: S3120
Abstract The collection contains personal and financial correspondence, letterpress books, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, manuscripts written about local and family history, financial records, legal papers, maps, photographs, one audio cassette of an interview, and reference materials.
Dates: 1823-1992

Mining Inspection Tour film

 Collection
Identifier: S3026
Abstract The collection contains one 16mm, black and white, silent film (17 min.) of a 1936 mining inspection trip and tour conducted by U.S. Steel and Ford, Bacon, and Davis, Inc. The tour included Duluth, Minnesota and the surrounding area including the iron range.
Dates: 1936

Minnesota Steel Company correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: S6135
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one folder of correspondence (1909-1912) between Minnesota Steel Company and American Hoist and Derrick Company of St. Paul, Minnesota. The correspondence concerns the purchase and installation of two locomotive cranes from American Hoist and Derrick by the Minnesota Steel Company.
Dates: 1909-1912

Morgan Park Good Fellowship Club records

 Collection
Identifier: S2366
Abstract The collection contains minutes, reports by the relief committee which visited Club members who were ill or in need of financial assistance, correspondence, files from the credit union operated by the Club, fuel deduction lists indicating individuals who participated in the Club's program for the joint purchase of heating fuel, financial records, photographs, and architectural drawings.
Dates: 1917-1962

Morgan Park Hospital patients record book

 Collection
Identifier: S2440
Abstract The collection contains a bound record book of numerical listing of patients treated at the Morgan Park private hospital in Duluth, Minnesota.
Dates: 1916 October-1925 November

Oliver Iron Mining Company records

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Identifier: S3021
Abstract The collection contains business records, photographs, glass plate negatives, financial material, exploration data, news clippings, safety manuals, civil defense articles, technical manuals, and maps.
Dates: 1873-1977

Michael Scalise papers

 Collection
Identifier: S4495
Abstract The collection holds: Fishing licenses (1938-1961), 15 photographs of Morgan Park Good Fellowship Club and U.S. Steel Plant activities and personnel (1915-1925, 1950); 2 newspaper clippings of appointment of Grand Herald in Odd Fellows (1931); notice of GFC meeting (n.d.); list of contributors to Emil Scalise’s retirement gift; Army Navy E War Production Award certificate (1945); April 29, 1934 United Protestant Church Odd Fellows program.
Dates: 1921-1979

Robert Silberman steel mill demolition photographs

 Collection
Identifier: S4489
Abstract The collection consists of slides taken by Robert Silberman, with permission of U. S. Steel, of the U. S. Steel mill at Morgan Park in Duluth. The color slides show the steel mill during its demolition in 1989.
Dates: 1989 October 12

United States Steel Corporation and American Steel and Wire Division records

 Collection
Identifier: S3641
Abstract The collection contains descriptions of the new American Steel and Wire Division plant; a news release, a tour folder, two booklets on the Duluth plant and a booklet on the American Steel and Wire Division describing the industry and all its plants with eight photographs. Also included are photograph albums and photographic negatives.
Dates: 1908-1960; Majority of material found in 1908-1923, 1954-1960

United States Steel Plant, Morgan Park videotape

 Collection
Identifier: S4514
Abstract The amateur video consists of 10 minutes of silent black and white footage from 1972 of the plant grounds, plus five minutes of color footage from 1986.
Dates: 1972-1986; Majority of material found in 1972, 1986

WDTH Labor in Duluth oral history interviews

 Collection
Identifier: S2369
Abstract The collection consists of three interviews concerning union organizing activities, factory working conditions, labor politics, and the experiences of Croatian immigrants in northern Minnesota. Earl Bester, Nick Borovack, and Joe Paszak were interviewed by Jean Johnson of radio station WDTH.
Dates: 1979-1980

The Women of Morgan Park oral history project records

 Collection
Identifier: S4504
Abstract The collection consists of two interviews that cover topics and recollections spanning 1919-1960s. The narrators are Sally E. Solomon (approximately 75 minutes) and Pearl Barker (85 minutes).
Dates: 1991 January 1-1991 June 15