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Alworth family papers

 Collection
Identifier: S3635
Abstract The collection consists of two series: correspondence and photographs. This collection shows only a small segment of the Alworth family business.
Dates: 1895-1967

George Franklin Davis, Sr. papers

 Collection
Identifier: S3042
Abstract The collection contains correspondence pertaining to Davis' business, investments and personal interests.
Dates: 1891-1910

Duluth Board of Trade records

 Collection
Identifier: S2209
Abstract The Duluth Board of Trade records include information about the functioning of the Board of Trade from its inception in 1881 to the dissolution of the company in 1972.
Dates: 1881-1972

Duluth Chamber of Commerce records

 Collection
Identifier: S3065
Abstract The collection contains two minute books; news clippings, 1933-1971; correspondence, 1890-1986; articles of incorporation and by-laws, 1902; pamphlets; and photographs. 
Dates: 1889-2000

John Fritzen papers

 Collection
Identifier: S3002
Abstract The collection contains handwritten notes on logging and the lumber business, a small amount of correspondence, manuscripts and biographical materials.
Dates: 1932-1977

Joint Committee of Civic Organizations for Steel Base records

 Collection
Identifier: S3016
Abstract The collection contains correspondence,1906–1923; legal materials; news clippings, 1918–1924; and pamphlets. Legal materials include petitions and complaints to the Federal Trade Commission and miscellaneous resolutions.
Dates: 1906-1924

Marshall-Wells Company records

 Collection
Identifier: S3614
Abstract The collection consists of articles of incorporation, bylaws, annual reports (1940, 1946, 1948, 1954), titles, leases, deeds, stock certificates, financial statements; a list of salesmen (1953); annual roundup program; photograph of George Hill, John Howe, Sig Soberg (1957), and John Hutman; business letters; promotional material; product advertisements; John Patterson correspondence; a company history; and newspaper articles about the company.
Dates: 1892-1961; Majority of material found in 1940s-1950s

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

Frederic W. Paine papers

 Collection
Identifier: S3078
Abstract The collection contains contracts, statements, correspondence, and biographical material. Most of the records concern Paine's interest in the Bay View Land Co. from 1894 through 1921, and a lawsuit against the Security Bank by the Mercantile Bank of New York in 1896.
Dates: 1893-1940; Majority of material found in 1894-1921, 1929-1931

Seaway Port Authority of Duluth records

 Collection
Identifier: S2348
Abstract The collection contains annual reports, 1954-1977, minutes, 1930-1977, correspondence, files by office divisions, legal materials, news clippings, publications, and photographs.
Dates: 1927-1978

William Spalding family papers

 Collection
Identifier: S3607
Abstract This collection contains family photographs, letters between family members, also a letter from William Spalding to the President, business documents, The Zenith City Star newspapers, biographical information, mainly from newspaper articles. It also includes newspaper clippings pertaining to William Spalding, a prayer cloth belonging to William, personal journals and address books and a series of maps of  the Crow Wing County area including Fox and Eagle Lakes.
Dates: 1844-1929

Stone-Ordean-Wells Company records

 Collection
Identifier: S3612
Abstract The collection contains business letters to and from the company, a bank note, and a bond.
Dates: 1889-1919

West Duluth Commercial Club records

 Collection
Identifier: S3008
Abstract The collection contains minutes, 1913–1933; a membership dues ledger, 1909–1916; a book of banquets, 1913–1915; correspondence, 1908–1917; and news clippings, 1898–1928.
Dates: 1898-1933