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Joyce M. Benson papers

 Collection
Identifier: S6171
Scope and Contents The collection contains delegate and information materials from the 1985 United Nations Women’s Conference in Nairobi, Kenya; a list of 1985-1986 talks and presentations given by Benson about the conference experience to named Duluth organizations; congratulation and thank you letters for speaking; and letters from Kenyan women. Benson was one of 40 Minnesota delegates to the conference. The collection also includes documents and newspaper clippings related to Benson's work as a...
Dates: 1978-1991; Majority of material found in 1978-1986, 1991

Michael S. Berman political collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1273
Abstract Contains materials related to Michael S. Berman's extensive involvement in the U.S. political arena. The collection consists of photographs, convention publications, campaign buttons and bumper stickers, posters, jewelry, hats and t-shirts, news clippings and papers, and various types of memorabilia and political ephemera collected by or given to Berman.
Dates: 1916, 1960-2008; Majority of material found in 1970-2000

Jay Cooke and Company records

 Collection
Identifier: S3183
Abstract The collection contains a copy of an 1880 “catalog of stocks, bonds, western lands, town lots and other real estate belonging to Jay Cooke and Co. in bankruptcy to be sold.” The collection also includes a business card, telegraph ciphers, copies of two notes, a catalog.
Dates: 1866-1934; Majority of material found in 1866-1880, 1934

John H. Darling papers

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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

Duluth Summer Festival of the Arts records

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Identifier: S3792
Abstract The collection consists of working files, including letters, brochures, press releases, photographs, and clippings.
Dates: 1979-1981

Greyhound Bus Lines collection

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Identifier: S4443
Abstract The collection consists of printed company promotional materials; professionally shot photographs; snapshots of workers, Greyhound drivers, Greyhound buses, and Greyhound depots and facilities; and correspondence regarding certain motor coaches.
Dates: 1928-1972; Majority of material found in 1928, 1933, 1972, not dated

Henry A. House papers

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Identifier: S4534
Abstract The papers document the WWI facts of Captain House's military service, prisoner of war experience, and his return to civilian life.
Dates: 1915-1919

Marjorie Forsberg Johnson papers

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Identifier: S6004
Abstract The collection consists of one scrapbook, letters, post cards, and published items. These items contain memorabilia, newspaper articles, campaign literature, etc. documenting Marjorie Forsberg Johnson's political career and private life.
Dates: ?-1989

Labor History collection

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Identifier: S4426
Abstract While surveying the collections of the NEMHC for the Minnesota Radicalism project, these items were identified as potentially useful for labor development research. Additional materials will be added to this collection as they are donated and appropriate.
Dates: 1891-1965

North Star Sled Dog Club, Inc. records

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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

Northwest Missions papers

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Identifier: S3044
Abstract The collection contains typewritten copies of letters, diaries, church records and magazine articles relating to Protestant and Catholic missions in Minnesota and the Northwest.
Dates: 1810-1926; Majority of material found in 1810-1897, 1926

Milton E. Pelletier papers

 Collection
Identifier: S6001
Abstract The collection includes 2 slide presentations; personal letters from 1968-2003; letters to and from politicians including John A. Blatnik, President Richard Nixon, MN Governor Anderson, District 8 representative Jim Oberstar, and Senator Walter Mondale; information on Lake Superior Conferences, City of Duluth Legislation, BWCA legislation, the Lake Superior Water quality, and Wet Lands Action Program.
Dates: 1968-1993

R.S. Patrick, Inc. records

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Identifier: S6115
Abstract The collection consists of three lengthy promotional booklets for the business, a booklet commemorating a visit by Queen Mary to the London offices of the Diamond Trading Company, a color plate detailing Mr. Patrick's private collection of precious and semi-precious stones, a letter concerning the closure of the business, and a letter about R.S. Patrick from Hedwig Viking.
Dates: 1914-1977; Majority of material found in 1914, 1930, 1947, 1955, 1977

William Spalding family papers

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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

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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

Joseph B. Wiener papers

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Identifier: S4472
Abstract The collection contains recollection of dreams, poetry, drawings, annotations of Waldo Frank’s “The Jew in Our Day”; correspondence (1935-1958) with artist Knute Heldner and his wife Colette; and published materials and newspaper clippings on Heldner.
Dates: 1931-1961

World Refugee Year, Duluth Committee records

 Collection
Identifier: S3652
Abstract The collection contains meeting minutes, letters and pamphlets.
Dates: 1959-1960