Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 16 of 16

Bound local newspapers (teaching aids)

 Collection
Identifier: U6211
Scope and Contents This collection consists of bound volumes of local Duluth newspapers, to be used as teaching aids in the archives. Newspapers include the Duluth Herald and the Duluth Evening Herald.
Dates: 1897 October-December; 1956 November

Charles S. Nightingale family logging photographs

 Collection
Identifier: U6198
Scope and Contents Collection consists of one photograph album. The album contains photographs related to logging in Northeastern Minnesota, as well as photographs of social gatherings at logging camps.
Dates: circa 1900-1925

Congdon Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: U6192
Scope and Contents This collection is organized into seven series: Photographs: This series contains photographs of the Congdon family, the Glensheen estate, and various employees and friends of the Congdons. Materials date from 1843 - 1983.House Grounds, and Staff: This series contains materials related to the Glensheen house, outbuildings, and grounds, their care and maintenance, and the people employed at the estate. Topics include construction,...
Dates: 1843 - 1993

Duluth Bicentennial Living History Project oral history recordings

 Collection
Identifier: S2358a
Abstract The collection consists of audiocassette recordings of four individuals discussing their lives and businesses in Duluth, Minnesota. The discussions were recorded in 1975.
Dates: 1975

Duluth Interfaith Sanctuary Committee records

 Collection
Identifier: U6206
Scope and Contents The collection includes files kept by James Larson during his time working with the Duluth Interfaith Sanctuary Committee. Topics include information about refugees and border presentations, immigration policies, outreach to local and national partners, and advocacy for national legislation. Larson’s original file names have been retained. Other portions of the collection include newsletters from the Duluth Interfaith Sanctuary Committee and other sanctuary groups around the...
Dates: 1977 - 1993

Helge A. Gustafson Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: U6195
Scope and Contents Contains photographs taken by Helge A. Gustafson of various construction and demolition projects in Duluth, Minnesota throughout the 1970s and 1980s. Topics include: I-35 extension through downtown Duluth, Superior Street bricking project; Lyric Block demolition; New Normandy Mall construction; Glass Block demolition; First Bank Place construction; Bradley Building demolition; Lake Avenue bridge construction; and Lake Superior Paper Mill construction. The collection also includes older...
Dates: 1916-1988

Merrill & Ring papers

 Collection
Identifier: S4575
Scope and Contents The collection consists of photocopied documents for the Minnesota Historical Society collections. Included are briefs and other documents related to court cases and company resources, genealogical materials, and letters.
Dates: 1897-1920; Majority of material found in 1897, 1898, 1908, 1920, undated

Northeastern Minnesota Biographical Files

 Collection
Identifier: NEMHC-VF-Bio
Scope and Contents Files contain mostly newspaper clippings, and may contain other materials. There is generally one file folder about each subject on this list, unless otherwise indicated. These files are available for use at the UMD Archives.
Dates: 1890 - 2020

Northeastern Minnesota COVID-19 Community Archive Project

 Collection
Identifier: U6232-UMD
Abstract The collection contains materials related to the COVID-19 pandemic as it was experienced in Northeastern Minnesota.
Dates: 2020 - 2021

Northeastern Minnesota Subject Files

 Collection
Identifier: NEMHC-VF-Sub
Scope and Contents Files contain mostly newspaper clippings, and may contain other materials. There is generally one file folder about each subject on this list, unless otherwise indicated. These files are available for use at the UMD Archives.
Dates: 1890-2020

Office of Diversity and Inclusion records

 Collection
Identifier: 2020-013-UMD
Abstract Contains office records for the UMD Diversity Commission.
Dates: 1980-2019

Primary Source Documents Found in Vertical Files

 Collection
Identifier: S6207
Scope and Contents This collection consists of primary source documents that were found in the vertical clippings files of the Northeastern Minnesota Historical Collections. Primary source documents were removed from vertical files and placed in this collection. The folder they were removed from is noted with each item.
Dates: 1894-1966

Robert J. Jansen Pride Collection

 Collection
Identifier: U6201
Scope and Contents This collection consists of family papers and photographs, organization records, business records, and personal papers and photographs. They span Jansen’s life from grade school through the late 2010s. Included are records related to his teaching career at St. Scholastica and with the Daisy Hill Theater; family photographs and genealogy; extensive records related to the establishment and life of The Main Club as the first openly gay bar in Superior, WI; and extensive records related to Jansen’s...
Dates: 1957-2018

Russ Kuchta environmental posters

 Collection
Identifier: U6210
Scope and Contents Contains two environmental posters created by Russ Kuchta in the early to mid-1970s. One of the posters was created for the UMD Students for Environmental Defense, and includes the signatures of Kuchta and several students.
Dates: 1970; 1974

University of Minnesota Duluth Biographical Files

 Collection
Identifier: UMD-VF-Bio
Abstract Files contain mostly newspaper clippings, and may contain other materials.
Dates: 1895-2021

University of Minnesota Duluth Subject Files

 File
Identifier: UMD-VF-Sub
Abstract Files contain mostly newspaper clippings, and may contain other materials.
Dates: 1895 - 2021