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1918 Fire, Remembered by Dagmar Westin Michler
One brief tape, recorded when Dagmar Westin Michler was 78 years old.
Association for Retarded Citizens (Duluth, Minn.) records
The collection contains the charter, board minutes, by-laws, administrative records, correspondence, financial statements, and membership lists.
Julius H. Barnes papers
The collection contains correspondence, financial materials, articles, pamphlets, photographs, news clippings, sketchbooks, a tape recording, and miscellaneous reference materials. Most of the records originate from the period between 1940-1958 and document Barnes' financial interests and his involvement in the St. Lawrence Seaway project. Some personal correspondence is also included.
George G. Barnum, Sr. Civil War letters
The collection consists of letters from Barnum to his parents, sisters and brothers. Seven of the items are not written by George Barnum, Sr., of those seven, four are letters from George Stowits, one is called "general orders", one is called "general orders #66" and one is a "message to 24th corps from Major General John Gibbon."
Bayview Heights Community Club records
The collection contains minutes, constitution and by-laws, financial records, membership lists, and correspondence from 1930-1980. Club concerns and focuses include: utility problems, local celebrations, health issues, other community clubs, schools, and combating communism.
Charles and Anna Sandberg Benson family papers
The collection consists of family photographs and two items related to the 1933-1934 city of Chicago 100 anniversary event called A Century of Progress.
Blood Donors, Inc. Duluth, Minnesota records
The collection contains: Articles of Incorporation, minutes of board meetings (1980-1985), names of directors (1956-1973), annual meetings, Reports on Examination (1959-1977), audits, National Blood Policy (1974), financial report (1991), publicity.
Clinton and Julia E. Brooke family papers
This collection consists of photocopied family papers of Clinton and Julia Brooke who lived in the Lester Park neighborhood of Duluth. The copies include photographs, letters, some newspaper articles, and a Lester Park cookbook for time period of 1901-1912.
Archie Brown papers
The collection consists of a diary written from Friday, February 28, 1919 to May 18, 1919. Brown was in France from June 27, 1918, but the diary only covers his time in France from February 28, 1919 to April 19, 1919. He left France April 19, 1919.
Bryant Elementary School PTA records
The collection consists of two record books for the years 1954-1967 and 1968-1973. The volumes contain handwritten minutes of P.T.A. meetings, budgets, and tables which include teachers' names, room numbers, and grades taught.
Paul Buffalo oral history project
Oral history project of Dr. Timothy Roufs interviewing Paul P. Buffalo (1900-6/1977) from March 1967 – 1977. Mr. Buffalo resided at Ball Club, Minnesota, and the Leech Lake Reservation.
Edward H. and Jennie V. Burger family papers
These family papers include letters between Edward Burger and Jennie Gabie before they married, family letters, young Ethel’s letters to “Papa”, references to Burger businesses “Burger & Myer Soaps”, “Burger & Burger Fuel and Feed”; a patent by Edward called Perfect Pencil Pockets; family photographs, and portrait photographs showing the three children from infancy to adulthood. Ethel Louise Burger Carrillo (1890-1963), or her family, had kept these papers.
Carl Nelson interview transcript
The collection consists of the transcript of an interview recorded by Elmer Albinson, Director of the Amerian Swedish Institute in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Gayle Thoreson Carlson and Carl E. Carlson family papers
The collection consists of family photographs, papers, and a scrapbook primarily documenting the life of Gayle Thoreson Carlson (d. 2000), and her husband Carl E. Carlson (d. 1992), as well as information on Proctor, Minnesota and the Cozy Café.
Gust and Hanna Carlson family home photographs
The collection contains one bound volume of 53 exterior and interior black and white silver gelatin 8x10 photographs by L. P. Gallagher from 1941 of the Carlson house and furnishings at 202 North 24th Avenue East, Duluth, Minnesota, small hand-drawn floor plans of the basement and three floors, one 5x7 photograph of the house under construction with the workmen in 1910, and a detail of an undated photograph identified as architect Robert Lobecke.
Matthew Carroll letter to Agnes Kinnisch
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.
E. R. Cobb Elementary School memorabilia
The collection consists of the program issued on the occasion of the formal re-opening of E.R. Cobb School, May 29, 1919, and a photo of the school.
Arthur N. Collins papers
The collection contains correspondence, certificates of awards and membership, medical articles (1913-1947) authored by Collins, photographs of Collins' paintings, general photographs, and genealogical information.
Concerned Citizens for Central Hillside Community Center records
The collection consists of correspondence, minutes from 1977, 1978, articles of incorporation, articles of incorporation for Institute of Afro-American Awareness, constitution and by-laws; an abstract from about 1972 “to marshal the resources of the black community; Urban Renewal Plan for Central Hillside Area, November 1972.
Cook County Family Services Department records
This collection contains board minutes, budget proposals, financial records, correspondence, reports, handbooks, administrative file, and case files on participants in program.
Franklin L. Cowen family photographs
The collection contains 8 photographs and the certificate of marriage for Frank L Cowen and Susan Bagley.
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.
Eloise Marie Decker College Days album
Contains one photograph album titled College Days, compiled and lettered by Eloise Marie Decker during 1901-1902 while a student at Craggencroft school in Duluth, Minnesota. There are two copy negatives, one of Eloise at the time of her marriage in 1903, and one of her as a elderly woman. There are photocopies of the two photographs which were lent by the family for copying.
Duluth Heights Winter Frolic records
The collection consists of 1 photograph and 140 color slides of the Duluth Heights Winter Frolic.
Duluth Junior College scrapbook
The collection consists of one 84 page fragile scrapbook with primarily unidentified and undated local news clippings and 6 photos and 1 photocopied photo.
Duluth Living History Project videotapes
The collection contains 13 videotapes holding 29 interviews, and 8 topic videotapes. Most interviews are indexed.
Duluth Public Schools Night Schools records
The collection contains registration cards, attendance records, naturalization records and some grade information for students enrolled in the Duluth Public Schools Night Schools/Community Education program.
East High School PTA scrapbooks
The collection consists of two PTA scrapbooks for the years 1949-1950 and 1960-1961.
Elfrida Vipont Foulds Papers
The collection contains production material for books and essays written by Elfrida Vipont Foulds.
Endion Elementary School PTA scrapbooks
The collection scrapbooks include PTA chronology of activities, projects, members, officers and photographs.
- Collecting Area
- University of Minnesota Duluth Archives and Special Collections 111
- Children's Literature Research Collections 1
- Families 103
- Photographs 46
- Duluth (Minn.) 38
- Women 30
- Neighborhoods 28
- Scrapbooks 25
- Education 24
- Associations, institutions, etc. 23
- Educators 23
- Immigrant families 22
- Schools 22
- Letters 21
- Newspaper clippings 20
- Students 19
- Teachers 19
- Community life--Minnesota--Duluth 18
- Correspondence 18
- Minutes 16
- Business 15
- Organizations 14 + ∧ less
- Duluth Public Schools (Duluth, Minn.) 15
- Barnes, Julius H. (Julius Howland), 1873-1959 3
- Duluth (Minn.) Public Schools 3
- University of Minnesota, Duluth 3
- Duluth State Teachers College 2
- Goldfine, Erwin, 1923-2002 2
- IWW 2
- Lewis, Sinclair, 1885-1951 2
- American Steel & Wire Division 1
- Association for Retarded Citizens (Duluth, Minn.) 1
- Austen, Jane, 1775-1814 1
- Banning, Margaret Culkin , 1891-1982 1
- Barnum, George G., Sr. , 1843-1936 1
- Bayview Heights Community Club records 1
- Benson, Anna Sandberg, 1866-1943 1
- Benson, Charles , 1868-1943 1
- Blood Donors, Inc. (Duluth, Minn.) 1
- Bridgeman-Russell Company 1
- Brooke, Clinton, 1917 September 21 1
- Brooke, Julia E. 1 + ∧ less