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George G. Barnum, Sr. Civil War letters

Identifier: S4571
Abstract 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."
Dates: 1862 -1865

Edward H. and Jennie V. Burger family papers

Identifier: S6103
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1877-1963

Matthew Carroll letter to Agnes Kinnisch

Identifier: S6138
Abstract 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.
Dates: May 2, 1883

John H. Darling papers

Identifier: S3030
Abstract The collection contains correspondence, diaries, articles and addresses written by Darling, a subject file, personal financial materials, news clippings, photographs, and engineering plans.
Dates: 1813-1965

Mary Hugo reminiscence 75 Years Later

Identifier: S2285
Abstract The collection consists of a manuscript titled "75 Years Later." It describes Ms. Hugo's final months in the Hugo family home in 1957 and her attempt to clear the house of 75 years of family possessions. The essay uses these possessions to recount a family history.
Dates: 1957-1970

Alfred and Mary Jaques family papers

Identifier: S2388
Abstract The collection contains correspondence, 1876 - circa 1930; news clippings; pamphlets; elections ephemera; and programs, invitations and announcements for social and personal events.
Dates: 1876-1934

Charles F. Johnson family papers

Identifier: S3043
Abstract The collection contains correspondence, photographs, scrapbooks, notebooks, sketches, newsclippings and other reference materials.
Dates: 1853-1956

Jeremiah Kimball family papers

Identifier: S3162
Abstract The collection consists of letters, certificates, awards, religious and social materials, family papers, and memorials.
Dates: 1856-1935

North Star Sled Dog Club, Inc. records

Identifier: S6018
Abstract The collection contains: rules and regulations; membership and mushers; contracts; board meeting minutes; financial information; correspondence; 1978 St. Paul Winter Carnival finances; races and race schedules; essays on ISDRA sanctioning, Timing, The History of Racing, Winter is for the Dogs, Trails in the Future, Interval Training, Mush (Rolling Stone article March 1984); newspaper clippings 1973–1983; and publications.
Dates: circa 1960-1990

Raphael Oreck Foundation papers

Identifier: S6104
Abstract The collection consists of unsigned 1947 Articles of Incorporation and By-Laws; August 16, 1971 memo about a July 25, 1971 meeting of the Foundation in Duluth; August 25, 1971, 2 page memo from Hank Fink to Board of Directors of the Foundation whose names and addresses are given; September 20, 1972 letter to the California Foundation members from former president Duluthian Arthur A. Silver; undated newspaper clipping of Warren M. Silver “UM Fete Chairman”, son of Arthur Silver.
Dates: 1947-1972; Majority of material found in 1947, 1971-1972

William B. Phelps papers

Identifier: S3088
Abstract The collection contains genealogical note books, some letter contracts and miscellany.
Dates: 1834-1922

Laurette Rietz papers

Identifier: S3094
Abstract The collection contains letters and speeches written in Swedish by Laurette Rietz's father, Lewis Rietz, 1885-1891;  Lewis Rietz's 1888 pharmacy license, photographs, circa 1880-1924; and programs and correspondence of Laurette Rietz.
Dates: 1885-1964

Charles Sawyer family papers

Identifier: S3767
Abstract The collection consists of letters, diaries, memory books, photographs, and photograph albums of the Sawyer, Bennett, and Eaton families.
Dates: 1860-1984

Frank Smith letters

Identifier: S3608
Abstract The collection contains letters and sketches sent to Frank Smith from his friend, Antoine, who was then in Alaska.
Dates: 1898-1899

William Spalding family papers

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

Tilderquist family papers

Identifier: S2251
Abstract The collection consists primarily of correspondence written by four of Peter Tilderquist’s children: Alice Minnie (Tilderquist) Gibson; Eva Tilderquist; Anna Lavinia (Tilderquist) Anderson; and David Tilderquist. The collection also contains personal papers and estate papers.
Dates: 1857-1960

Charlemagne Tower letters

Identifier: S3602
Abstract The collection contains one personal letter written by Tower and two letters to Charlemagne Tower from his cousin A. Tower.
Dates: 1883-1890; Majority of material found in 1883, 1890

George Tupper papers

Identifier: S3601
Abstract The collection contains articles on the Tupper Family Association, membership cards, executive committee meeting announcements, reunion notices and business letters especially concerning the Association and the Tupper house, and Tupper’s own life history.
Dates: 1916-1938

Laura Alsord Warner letters

Identifier: S3180
Abstract The collection contains five letters addressed to Warner from her mother, S.F. Stewart.
Dates: 1885-1887

Frank M. and Alice Rockwell Warren family papers

Identifier: S6108
Abstract The collection contains Frank M. Warren's records from the Isle Royale Citizens’ Committee 1926-1929.
Dates: 1840-1962; Majority of material found in 1909-1948

Julius F. Wolff, Jr. papers

Identifier: S6094
Abstract The collection holds papers and publications that reflect the family life, recreational hobbies, service activities, and professional interests of Dr. Wolff. There are a few family photographs.
Dates: 1918-2006; Majority of material found in 1949-1995