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Charles A. Curtis photograph collection
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.
Coalition to Stop the Des Moines records
The collection consists of the records, letters, news coverage, editorials, and other written materials generated by the group to inform and persuade people to their point of view or in response to the Coalition and local points of view. The collection also contains 29 over sized rally posters.
John H. Darling papers
The collection contains correspondence, diaries, articles and addresses written by Darling, a subject file, personal financial materials, news clippings, photographs, and engineering plans.
John Fritzen papers
The collection contains handwritten notes on logging and the lumber business, a small amount of correspondence, manuscripts and biographical materials.
Elizabeth J. Goodsell slides
The collection consists of approximately 1,240 black and white and color slides of Duluth sites, views, events, and activities from 1955-1973.
History of Western Lake Superior Sanitary District oral history project
This project recorded the memories and experiences of early employees, board members, and community leaders involved in the establishment and start-up of the Western Lake Superior Sanitary District (WLSSD) in Duluth, Minnesota. Fifteen narrators participated.
The map collection contains maps of the United States and Canada, the Midwest Area, Great Lakes, Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, and more detailed maps of the counties, towns, mines, etc.
McDougall-Duluth Shipbuilding Company records
The collection consists of one record of the McDougall-Duluth Shipbuilding Company.
Kenneth J. Moran photograph collection
The collection consists of images and negatives made by or collected by Kenneth Moran.
North Shore Commercial Fishing oral history interviews
Contains interviews with ten participants, documenting the history of commercial fishing on Lake Superior's North Shore. The interviewees are individuals who themselves, or whose families, engaged in commercial fishing in this region. The interviewer is Barbara Sommer.
North Shore Historical Assembly records
The collection contains correspondence between member historical societies, meeting programs, 6 photographs taken in meetings, resolutions, and newspaper clippings.
Thomas Peck photograph collection
The collection consists of Thomas Peck’s prints of the Duluth area and scenes of winter, smelt fishing, and Split Rock Lighthouse, the shore of Lake Superior and other unidentified “nature” scenes.
Red Cliff Lumber Company photograph album
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.
Hjalmer C. Rykken photographs
The collection consists of black and white photographs by Hjalmer C. Rykken amateur but experienced photographer, that were made between October 1958 and July 1962. Content of the photographs includes: streets, views of Lake Superior, Central High School, Fire Hall, the Hibbard Plant, Lakefront, the First Presbyterian Church, Elliott Packing Co., Park Point, and Rail Road tracks.
Seaway Port Authority of Duluth records
The collection contains annual reports, 1954-1977, minutes, 1930-1977, correspondence, files by office divisions, legal materials, news clippings, publications, and photographs.
Walter H. Singer scrapbook [microfilm]
The scrapbook contains newspaper clippings pertaining to Singer’s role in the Lake Superior transportation business from 1899-1903.
Mira Southworth photograph album
The collection consists of one photograph album containing travel photographs of many locations and Duluth, Minnesota area photographs including Duluth’s Lincoln, Congdon, and Chester parks. The album also includes northern St. Louis County photos, photos of Isle Royale from 1925, two photos of commercial fishermen, and additional photographs of Lake Superior's North Shore area. Most photographs are captioned and dated by the album’s compiler and photographer Mira Southworth.
Superior Hiking Trail Association records
The collection consists of Superior Hiking Trail Association minutes from Nov. 26, 1990 and mailings, publicity, and events items.
Western Lake Superior Sanitary District records
The collection consists of minutes, reports, financial records, and policy and planning documents generated by WLSSD.
Otto E. Wieland papers
The collection contains news clippings concerning Wieland's work in history and his life, 1932–1972; business and personal letters, 1939-1946; typed copies of papers written by Wieland, 1935–1942; and a published pamphlet by Wieland, Americanism and World Peace,1925.
- Lake Superior 17
- Duluth (Minn.) 12
- Business 9
- Photographs 9
- Duluth (Minn.)--History 7
- Neighborhoods 6
- Newspaper clippings 6
- North Shore (Lake Superior) 6
- Shipping 5
- Architecture 4
- Associations, institutions, etc. 4
- Automobiles 4
- Buildings 4
- City traffic 4
- Organizations 4
- St. Louis County (Minn.) 4
- Streets 4
- Work 4
- Academic papers 3
- Animals 3 + ∧ less
- St. Louis County Historical Society (Saint Louis County, Minn.) 2
- University of Minnesota, Duluth 2
- Western Lake Superior Sanitary District 2
- Archives and Special Collections, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections 1
- Christiansen, Aleck, 1891 December 25-1979 April 16 1
- Coalition to Stop the Des Moines 1
- Curtis, Charles A., 1936-2002 1
- Darling, John H., 1847 April 15-1942 September 12 1
- Duluth Zoo (Duluth, Minn.) 1
- Fritzen, John, 1897-1985 1
- Goodsell, Elizabeth J., 1924 November 6-2006 September 2 1
- Holte, Ingeborg, 1901 October 14-1990 June 3 1
- Johnson, Edwin C. "Steve", 1899 November 1-1979 February 23 1
- Johnson, Milford, Jr. 1
- Lorntson, Conrad, 1896 June 16-1984 August 22 1
- Mattson, Hjalmer Louis, 1911 December 24-1998 December 21 1
- McDougall, Alexander, 1845-1923 1
- McDougall-Duluth Shipbuilding Company 1
- Minnesota 1
- Moran, Kenneth J. 1 + ∧ less