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Charles A. Curtis photograph collection

Identifier: S6076
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....
Dates: 1957-1999

Bert Onsgard family photographs

Identifier: S6118
Scope and Contents 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. Accompanying documents on the CD: Brief biographical information on Katherine Brown Onsgard Onsgard Identification Information consisting of copies...
Dates: 1898-1994

Father Richard Partika photograph collection

Identifier: S6011
Scope and Contents NorShor Theater 1941 opening day Bob Hope and Dorothy Lamour, Caught in the Draft 1942 first anniversary, William Powell and Hedy Lamarr Theatre of a thousand Wonders 1925 Ore boat Robert Wallace leaving Duluth harbor 1925 Altering of Aerial Bridge to Aerial Lift Bridge 1939 Enger Memorial Tower 1942 Gas Bus, Hermantown Line 1943 Trolley Bus 1944 Aerial Lift Bridge 1944 Iron Ore Boat...
Dates: 1925-1944; Majority of material found in 1939-1944

Samuel F. Snively papers

Identifier: S6016
Scope and Contents 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