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Daniel D. Murray papers

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Identifier: S3096
Abstract The collection contains miscellaneous certificates, diplomas, correspondence, two photos and an account book of patients for the years 1891-1902.
Dates: 1874-1931

North Shore Historical Assembly records

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Identifier: S3617
Abstract The collection contains correspondence between member historical societies, meeting programs, 6 photographs taken in meetings, resolutions, and newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1929-1967

Lyman E. Nylander photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: S2420
Abstract The Collection consists of 5x7" and 8x10" black and white silver gelatin prints exposed and printed by Mr. Nylander. The images are primarily of Duluth street scenes, buildings, churches on the Iron Range, as well as military monuments and markers in Duluth and out East.
Dates: 1950-1972

Old Settlers Association of the Head of Lake Superior records

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Identifier: S3013
Abstract The collection contains scrapbooks, news clippings, membership card file, reminiscences, financial and legal materials, photographs, and reference materials.
Dates: 1884-1958

Wayne Olsen Duluth photographs collection

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Identifier: S2266
Abstract The collection consists of photographs collected by Wayne Olsen. The photos are from about 1922 and include scenes of East 4th Street from about 27th Ave. East to 34th Ave. East, including views from Hawthorne Road., Comstock Ave., Snivley Road from Morley Parkway in Duluth, Minnesota.
Dates: 1922

Earl O. Olson papers

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Identifier: S4518
Abstract The collection reflects some of the basic development and operations of the Duluth Municipal Airport when Earl Olson was manager.
Dates: 1939-1958

Bert Onsgard family photographs

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Identifier: S6118
Abstract The collection consists of one CD containing electronic images made from photographs and newspaper clippings. It contains photos of family members, Hotel Nettleton, zoo animals, the Duluth Zoo, amusement rides, and Onsgard Printing. Included are three photos of classrooms with children in the 1950s from Longfellow and McArthur schools. The CD also includes some accompanying documents.
Dates: 1898-1994

F. Rodney Paine scrapbooks

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Identifier: S3154
Abstract The collection contains one scrapbook, one photograph album, and a small number of personal letters, job applications, recommendations, resumes, and business letters.
Dates: 1916-1967

Park Point Garden Club records

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Identifier: S6053
Abstract The collection consists of constitution, minutes, photographs, various documents, and scrapbooks.
Dates: 1948-2000

Father Richard Partika photograph collection

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Identifier: S6011
Abstract Contains photographs of various Duluth scenes.
Dates: 1925-1944; Majority of material found in 1939-1944

Pearce family photographs

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Identifier: S3730
Abstract The collection contains loose photographs and pages from a photograph album that belonged to Norman Pearce.
Dates: circa 1908-1927

Abner C. Pearsons papers

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Identifier: S3145
Abstract The collection contains two scrapbooks, three photographs of the newsboys, letters, a Kiwanis newsletter with an article about Pearsons, and a book of sketches of Duluth, Minnesota in 1894.
Dates: 1894-1941

Thomas Peck photograph collection

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Identifier: S3721
Abstract 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.
Dates: circa 1960s

John H. Peterson papers

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Identifier: S6157
Scope and Contents The collection contains biographical information, WWII records and medal, certificates of birth, baptism and marriage, court document of John Harry Peterson’s name change in 1940 to John Hartley Peterson, photographs of John and Barbara Peterson, and a copy of John Peterson’s 1948 University of Minnesota Thesis for Master of Science in Ophthalmology The Effect of Glare on the Accommodation Near Point.
Dates: 1911-2012

William M. and Mina N. Prindle family papers

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Identifier: S4526
Abstract The Prindle papers are very incomplete for a family who lived in Duluth from the 1880’s to the 1970s. They consists of color lantern slides, family photographs and portraits, a guest book (scrapbook) of visitors to the Duluth house at 2211 Greysolon Road, photographs of Vassar College, 16 mm films and transfers of film to VHS format in 1993; 56 35mm color negatives of the 2211 Greysolon house rooms and grounds shot by family friend and architect Thomas Shefchik, decades after the Prindle family...
Dates: 1883-1972; Majority of material found in 1906-1972

John G. Rakowsky papers

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Identifier: S3093
Abstract The collection contains a plat of the area John Rakowsky settled in Duluth, circa 1855, a portrait photo and photo of Rakowsky's funeral bier, and biographical information.
Dates: circa 1855-1914

Arthur E. Ramberg collection

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Identifier: S2217
Abstract The collection includes photographs, newspaper clippings, and correspondence.
Dates: circa 1906-1961

Red Cliff Lumber Company photograph album

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Identifier: S4516
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

Mark Ryan video documentary, Snively’s Road

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Identifier: S6025
Abstract This popular 2000 documentary video is also titled “Snively’s Road: The History of Skyline Parkway”, and was available for sale through Ryan. Mark Ryan has presented the video as a program and lectured on the subject of the development and history of Skyline Drive.
Dates: 2000

Hjalmer C. Rykken photographs

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Identifier: S4525
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1958-1962; Majority of material found in 1962

Saturday Lunch Club records

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Identifier: S3633
Abstract The collection contains letters to members informing them of meetings, booklets listing members, and records of speakers, members, secretarial and financial matters, and photographs.
Dates: 1926-1980

Michael Scalise papers

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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

Scott-Graff Lumber Company records

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Identifier: S2258
Abstract The collection contains corporate and financial records and minutes; job site and construction records; publicity records; and oversized photos and blueprints.
Dates: 1880-1967

Seaway Port Authority of Duluth records

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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

Thomas J. Shefchik family papers

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Identifier: S6049
Abstract The collection consists of family papers, a small number of the architectural records and drawings, photographs, film strips, and slides for a few building projects reflecting a portion of the long careers of father and son.
Dates: 1920-1990

Meir Smith photograph collection

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Identifier: S3143
Abstract The collection contains 44 photographs depicting street scenes, buildings, and locations in and around Duluth.
Dates: 1912-1924

Samuel F. Snively papers

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Identifier: S6016
Abstract The papers consist of six inches of material and four scrapbooks. Specifically, folders of photographs (1929-32, not dated) and political materials, a brief personal diary, and Duluth promotional items (1916-1937), and four scrapbooks of newspaper clippings (1924 October-1935 January) pertaining to information on Snively’s political life and public service including important initiatives for Duluth: zoo, parks, libraries, celebrity visits, structures, airport, roads, fraternal organizations,...
Dates: 1882-1958

Oscar L. Solheim papers

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Identifier: S3790
Abstract The collection consists of certificates; two Rotary Club newsletters from Ely, Minnesota; church affiliation papers; a document in Norwegian regarding Hellena Malene (1865); a Christmas card in Norwegian from the pastor of Concordia Lutheran Church, Superior, Wisconsin; one news clipping; and photographs of: Oscar and Gertrude’s wedding, Oscar as athlete, and AAD Temple Brothers.
Dates: 1865-1934

Soo Line Depot records

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Identifier: S3086
Abstract The collection contains a series of blueprints, 1909-1910, of the depot building; a photograph, circa 1965; and newsclippings, 1971-1974.
Dates: 1909-1974

Mira Southworth photograph album

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Identifier: S2228
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1914-1936