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Scope and Contents The collection consists of a single letter, dated May 2nd, 1883, to Agnes Kinnisch from Matthew Carroll or Mrs. Carroll. The letter concerns allegations made against Miss Kinnisch's character and confirms the Carrolls' positive experiences with Miss Kinnisch while she was employed as their domestic servant.
Dates: May 2, 1883
Scope and Contents The collection consists primarily of black and white and color photographs by a photojournalist employed by a Duluth newspaper. The photographs are of the city of Duluth, events, people, as well as the northeast Minnesota area primarily from 1971, 1982-1990s; many are not dated and unidentified. A group of approximately 130 Duluth and Duluth-Superior harbor, black and white, 4x5 film negatives from about 1957 are also part of the collection. All of the negatives are aerial shots. While Mr....
Scope and Contents The records are not comprehensive. The collection holds: Articles of Incorporation with amendments June 1933, September 1947; By-laws 1943, September 4, 1947, December 31, 1957; purchase agreement by General Waterworks Corporation of Delaware, 1962; Financial records 1932-1958; Reincorporation under Minnesota Laws; Stockholders 1933, 1956, 1962; Reports to city of Duluth 1942-1979; Minutes volume 1929-1933 and 1942-1957
Dates: 1929-1979; Majority of material found in 1929-1962
Abstract The collection consists of approximately 1,240 black and white and color slides of Duluth sites, views, events, and activities from 1955-1973.
Scope and Contents The collections contains research materials compiled to write Dr. Hudelson's book published by the University of Minnesota Press in 2006 titled By the Ore Docks: A Working People’s History of Duluth
Dates: 1880-2006; Majority of material found in 1883-1978
Scope and Contents The collection consists of family papers and photographs, organization records, and business records. The papers span Jansen’s life from grade school through college, political activities of the 1990s, Jansen's activism as a gay man, teaching career from Cal State Fresno through The College of St. Scholastica including the CSS grievance over tenure (1982-1983), the beginnings of his gay bar The Main Club, and the purchase and renovation of a Victorian house (his home in Duluth (1215 East Second...
Abstract Collection consists of price lists for the work of professional painters for 1910, 1911, 1917. Title of each three page list is Minimum Prices for Painting, Tinting, Finishing, etc.
Scope and Contents The collection consists of two volumes, a business ledger and a business journal, covering the brief period of May 1908 to May 1915 that describe a portion of the Myers company’s activity. Included are: H. H. Myers’ salary, land leases, land lots and prices marked on township grid maps, and description of the company's operating expenses. This company operated on the Cuyuna Range in Crow Wing County, Minnesota.
Dates: 1908-1915; Majority of material found in 1908-1915, undated
Abstract The album is a nearly day-by-day visual log of new construction of a mill at the Duluth waterfront, presumably at 39th Avenue West.
Dates: 1913 April 10-1913 December 2
Scope and Contents This collection contains 140 photographs of Duluth and 16 items of Superior, Wisconsin. All of the photographs are 4x6 or snapshots and have no corresponding negatives. A few of the photographs of Michigan street and 202 West Superior street includes signs for Western Auto Stores or Western Auto Stores Service Department. The collection contains photographs of street views on Superior street in eastern and downtown...
Dates: 1949 March-1953 February; Majority of material found in 1949, 1953
Scope and Contents The collection contains four scrapbook volumes of newspaper clippings of company advertisements, bread industry advertisements, and related newspaper stories on Zinsmaster and its competitors (1919-1934). There are also black and white 8x10 photographs of the silver trophy and four wrapped loaves of Zinsmaster's bread (March 22, 1925), Duluth Zinsmaster Co. open house at the plant, one colored architect’s rendering of Zinsmaster plant (11X14), and one original architectural ink drawing of the...
Dates: 1919-1977; Majority of material found in 1919-1934
- Duluth (Minn.) 9
- Buildings 6
- Work 6
- Associations, institutions, etc. 5
- Neighborhoods 5
- Photographs 5
- Families 4
- West Duluth (Duluth, Minn.) 4
- Automobiles 3
- Childhood and youth 3
- City traffic 3
- Duluth (Minn.)--History 3
- Hotels 3
- Lake Superior 3
- Organizations 3
- Pedestrians 3
- Schools 3
- St. Louis County (Minn.) 3 ∧ less
- Carney, Jack 1
- Carroll, Matthew 1
- Curtis, Charles A., 1936-2002 1
- Duluth Steam Corporation 1
- Duluth Zoo (Duluth, Minn.) 1
- Goodsell, Elizabeth J., 1924 November 6-2006 September 2 1
- Hudelson, Richard 1
- IWW 1
- Industrial Workers of the World 1
- Jansen, Robert J., 1949- 1
- Master Painters' Association 1
- Myers, Henry H., 1857-1931 September 13 1
- Red Cliff Lumber Company 1
- Ross, Carl, 1913- 1
- The College of St. Scholastica 1
- University of Minnesota, Duluth 1
- Western Auto Stores 1
- Wobblies 1
- Zinsmaster Baking Company 1 ∧ less