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Alworth family papers
The collection consists of two series: correspondence and photographs. This collection shows only a small segment of the Alworth family business.
Bud's advertising scrapbooks
The collection consists exclusively of dismantled scrapbooks of the newspaper advertisements bought by Bud’s from 1946-1978 in Duluth newspapers, and an occasional mail order brochure from the shop.
Business Advertising Cards, Duluth (Minn.)
The collection consists of business advertising cards of firms which either conducted business, or were located, in the Duluth, Minnesota area.
Benton B. Byers papers
The collection contains a diploma, photograph and news clippings from 1904–1972, a plant sketchbook, a scrapbook, and various items of Benton Byers' father Fredrick W. Byers including journals, notes, and letters from the Civil War.
Chicago Ore Company records
The collection consists of one volume of corporate minutes and two volumes of stock certificates.
Duluth Bicentennial Living History Project oral history recordings
The collection consists of audiocassette recordings of four individuals discussing their lives and businesses in Duluth, Minnesota. The discussions were recorded in 1975.
Duluth Builders Exchange records
The collection contains a membership booklet for 1939 and 5 annuals.
Duluth Chamber of Commerce records
The collection contains two minute books; news clippings, 1933-1971; correspondence, 1890-1986; articles of incorporation and by-laws, 1902; pamphlets; and photographs.
Duluth Imperial Mill Company collection
The collection consists of an advertisement for the opening of the Duluth mill and an employee notice regarding spitting.
Duluth Iron and Metal Company ledger
The collections consists of a one volume business ledger covering December 1904 through June 1906.
Duluth Living History Project videotapes
The collection contains 13 videotapes holding 29 interviews, and 8 topic videotapes. Most interviews are indexed.
Duluth Public Library photograph collection
The collection consists of original and copy prints and negatives of Duluth, buildings, sites, views, parks, and development of the area.
Duluth-Superior Steamship Company journal
The collection contains one financial ledger.
Duluth Tent & Awning Company records
The collection consists of financial ledgers.
Fitger Brewing Company records
The collection consists of minutes, correspondence, accounting and sales ledgers, payroll cards, real estate, one film circa 1939 (WDSE video copy), and brewing records spanning the operation from near its beginning to its close.
Gallagher Studio photograph collection
The collection consists of identified and unidentified photographs of the Duluth area, with and without corresponding negatives, negatives without corresponding prints and post cards.
Paul B. Gaylord photographs
The collection contains photographs and glass plate negatives of Duluth, Minnesota taken by photographer Paul Gaylord.
Goldfine family papers
The collection contains family and business papers, photographs, slides, one film, scrapbooks and photograph albums. The collection includes correspondence, legal documents, publications, minutes, photographs, financial reports, and news clippings for Goldfine's, Miller Furniture Company, Spirit Mountain Authority, Temple Israel, and the Goldfine family.
Roy E. Halvorson papers
The collection contains Halvorson's business records including articles of incorporation and bylaws, stock information, promotional material, and photographs. Also included are family correspondence, photographs, and news clippings, and clippings, correspondence, and photographs related to the Ralph Plaisted Polar Expedition.
History of Business Development in Duluth oral history interviews
The interviews in this project document the history of Duluth area businesses and labor unions. Narrators comment, where appropriate, on the founding and growth of carious businesses or labor organizations, the formation of corporate policies, labor – management relations, urban renewal, union philosophy and strategy, government regulation, binding arbitrations, and the relationship of business and labor political and civic affairs.
Hotel Duluth collection
The collection consists of letterheads, proofs for brochures, proofs for logos, one floor plan, floor plan of ballroom, photographic prints, a program from a Fashion Show held May 31, 1952, and six photo transparencies of the windows of the former Black Bear Lounge in the Hotel Duluth.
Insurance Service Agency records
This collection consists of a fragment of items which merely name some of the principle people and changes within the Insurance Service Agency over fifty years and a chronological sketch of the company’s history.
Jay D. Siegel papers
The collection contains 10 photographs of Jay D. Siegel, his father Julius Siegal, and their pawn shop, Keystone Loan.
Ira Butler Jones papers
The papers are not extensive but sketch for us family relationships and three interests of Ira Jones: the temperance movement, which he helped to establish in communities where he lived; fraternal organization affiliation, specifically Good Templars; and the religious denomination Christian Science.
Kelley-How-Thomson Company records
The collection consists of certificates of incorporation and by-laws and a history of the company; minutes 1908-1910; titles, leases, deeds 1887-1959; contracts, correspondence and minutes; stock ledgers 1902-1913; financial statements and balance sheets 1919-1944, 1945-1957; personnel 1956; appraisal 1917; and one black and white photograph of the buildings.
Killorin Construction Company records
The collection contains one volume that includes articles of incorporation, minutes of Board of Directors meetings, and minutes of stockholders meetings.
Perley S. Knowlton papers
The collection contains letters, shareholders certificates, annual financial statements for the Duluth Van Storage Company, bills, business agreements, and insurance receipt.
Marshall-Wells Company records
The collection consists of articles of incorporation, bylaws, annual reports (1940, 1946, 1948, 1954), titles, leases, deeds, stock certificates, financial statements; a list of salesmen (1953); annual roundup program; photograph of George Hill, John Howe, Sig Soberg (1957), and John Hutman; business letters; promotional material; product advertisements; John Patterson correspondence; a company history; and newspaper articles about the company.
Hugh McKenzie photograph collection
The collection contains photographic prints and glass plates of Duluth and surrounding areas.
Merritt family papers
The collection contains personal and financial correspondence, letterpress books, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, manuscripts written about local and family history, financial records, legal papers, maps, photographs, one audio cassette of an interview, and reference materials.
- Duluth (Minn.) 41
- Business 19
- Photographs 16
- Duluth (Minn.)--History 12
- Minutes 11
- Correspondence 10
- Newspaper clippings 10
- Financial records 9
- Business districts -- Minnesota -- Duluth 8
- Publications 8
- Ledgers 7
- Letters 7
- Advertisements 6
- Account books 5
- Articles of incorporation 5
- Families 5
- Food industry and trade 5
- Hotels 5
- Schools 5 + ∧ less
- English 48
- English 2
- Marshall-Wells Company (Duluth, Minn.) 3
- Marshall-Wells Hardware Company (Duluth, Minn.) 3
- Barnes, Julius H. (Julius Howland), 1873-1959 2
- Spalding, William W., 1820-1901 2
- Alworth family 1
- Andresen, , John,, July 9 1924 1
- Archives and Special Collections, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections 1
- Atkins , Samuel F, 1907 July 20-1982 September 25 1
- Banning, Margaret Culkin , 1891-1982 1
- Beukema, Christian F., 1918?-1999 May 14 1
- Bud's 1
- Byers, Benton B., 1880-1972 1
- Chicago Ore Company 1
- Duluth (Minn.) Public Library 1
- Duluth Bicentennial Living History Project (Duluth, Minn.) 1
- Duluth Boat Club (Minn.) 1
- Duluth Builders Exchange 1
- Duluth Chamber of Commerce (Duluth, Minn.) 1
- Duluth Imperial Mill Company 1
- Duluth Iron and Metal Company 1 + ∧ less