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General Poster collection
The collection contains posters for events, publications, and organizations from Duluth and northeastern Minnesota.
George A. Newton photographs
The collection consists of cabinet cards and unmounted, primarily, albumen prints stamped with Newton's name or his advertisement. It is assumed he made the photographs.
George Thrana, Master Stone Sculptor transcript
The collection consists of a transcript of a lecture presented at a meeting of the St. Louis County Historical Society, March 18, 1980. The lecture dealt with George Thrana and his work as a stone carver in the city of Duluth, Minnesota.
Malcolm Gillespie photograph collection
This collection contains glass plate negatives and photographic prints collected by Dr. Gillespie. Images include doctors, clinics, hospitals, nurses, the St. Louis County Medical Society, and early scenes of Duluth, Minnesota.
John Gilomen papers
This collection contains a certificate of citizenship (passport) from Scheunenberg, Switzerland, a typed translation of that document, and a homestead certificate from Duluth, Minnesota, dated 1874.
Glen Avon Presbyterian Church records
The collection contains material concerning Glen Avon Church collected by the Macfarlane family including: letters regarding dolls for the Annual Flower Show Association, and auxiliary of the church, 1898; church event pamphlets and weekly church bulletins, 1898–1973; correspondence regarding donation of church bell, 1910; news clippings concerning the Flower Show and the first pastor, 1898–1947; and three photographs of the church and Mr. MacFarlane, 1890–1962.
Glenn Maxham collection
The collection contains materials related to Glenn Maxham's career in radio, television, and film.
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.
Elizabeth J. Goodsell slides
The collection consists of approximately 1,240 black and white and color slides of Duluth sites, views, events, and activities from 1955-1973.
Great Lakes Naval Training photographs
The collection consists of three 8x10 (broken at the folds), black and white photographs of Duluth men who served in the Great Lakes Naval Training program in WWI.
Walter Joss Green papers
The collection contains letters from Mitchell and McClure Lumber to Walter Green including a contract as the captain of the tug Ada Barrett for the 1898 sailing season and two letters of reference; other letters concerning Green's work in the harbor; a memorial card for Walter Joss who is presumably Green's maternal grandfather; and citizenship papers.
H. Watson Wilson oral history interview
Consists of two audio recordings of an interview with H. Watson Wilson. The interview, conducted by Barbara Sommer on behalf of the Northeast Minnesota Historical Center, took place on March 23, 1977.
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.
Harvey L. Bohannon photograph collection
The collection includes photographs of views from the Duluth, Minnesota area.
Health Systems Agency of Western Lake Superior records
The collection consists of one former board member’s files.
Hearding family papers
The collection consists of two diaries belonging to William H., correspondence files of John H. Sr. dating from World War I and II concerning the war effort and war related experiences.
Gustav A. Hedman papers
The collection contains two folders of papers, one of personal papers (1905-1964), and one of employment records, local and state health department reports, and correspondence (1904-1941). Folder two holds December 30, 1927 letters about "disposal of dairy products from the Louis Jacobson farm in Cotton Township where a typhoid fever case developed."
Heidi Bakk-Hansen papers
The collection contains materials related to Heidi Bakk-Hansen's work in Duluth as a writer, researcher, and activist.
Helge A. Gustafson Photograph Collection
Contains photographs taken by Helge A. Gustafson of various construction and demolition projects in Duluth, Minnesota throughout the 1970s and 1980s.
Clara A. Helwig papers
The collection includes ten personal letters, seven letters of recommendation, and one letter from the Duluth Humane Society concerning Helwig's handling of truant and delinquent children. Document types include originals, photocopies, and typed transcriptions.
William F. Henry scrapbook
The collection consists of one scrapbook containing letters of appreciation and congratulation, and news clippings pertaining to Penn Yan, New York, social events, post office news, and some personal events.
Hepzibeth Woman of Iron play
The collection consists of a Master's thesis rewritten as a play about the life of Hephzibeth Merritt.
Highland Improvement Company records
The collection contains a list of property purchases and purchase agreement and a sheet of their stationary with address and capital stock and a letter from the Minneapolis Street Railway Company concerning the need for an incline railway in order to make their real estate valuable.
Historic Old Central High School Museum Committee collection
The collection consists of a variety of materials related to the Duluth Public Schools, collected by the Historic Old Central High School Museum Committee.
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.
History of Duluth’s Women’s Organizations videorecordings
Contains materials from a Spring 2012 University for Seniors study group course, History of Duluth Women’s Organizations, led by Tina Welsh.The collection includes 11 video recordings of presentations by volunteers and professionals from women’s organizations in Duluth, Minnesota and a printed syllabus for the course.
History of Western Lake Superior Sanitary District oral history project
This project recorded the memories and experiences of early employees, board members, and community leaders involved in the establishment and start-up of the Western Lake Superior Sanitary District (WLSSD) in Duluth, Minnesota. Fifteen narrators participated.
Home Culture Club of Duluth (Minn.) programs
The collection consists of yearly programs containing membership lists, dates and topics for discussion.
Homecroft Community residents scrapbooks
The scrapbooks are comprised of newspaper clippings.
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.
- Collecting Area
- University of Minnesota Duluth Archives and Special Collections 510
- Upper Midwest Jewish Archives 6
- Jean Nickolaus Tretter Collection in GLBT Studies 1
- Performing Arts Archives 1
- Duluth (Minn.) 365
- Photographs 161
- Duluth (Minn.)--History 153
- Newspaper clippings 104
- Minutes 93
- Correspondence 85
- Scrapbooks 74
- Organizations 73
- Business 67
- Families 61
- Publications 60
- Letters 58
- Women 54
- Businesses 50
- Membership Lists 42
- Buildings 40
- Financial records 39
- Clubs 37
- Neighborhoods 37
- Government records 36 + ∧ less
- English 439
- English 52
- Undetermined 26
- Hebrew 2
- Norwegian 2
- Archives and Special Collections, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections 13
- United States Steel Corporation 12
- Duluth Public Schools (Duluth, Minn.) 10
- United States Steel Company 10
- University of Minnesota, Duluth 10
- Minnesota 8
- Old Settlers Association of the Head of Lake Superior (Duluth, Minn.) 8
- Duluth (Minn.) Public Schools 5
- Duluth News Tribune (Duluth, Minn. : 1892) 5
- Duluth News-Tribune (Duluth, Minn. : 1987) 5
- Marshall-Wells Company (Duluth, Minn.) 5
- Sommer, Barbara 5
- St. Louis County Historical Society (Saint Louis County, Minn.) 5
- American Steel & Wire Division 4
- Duluth Boat Club (Minn.) 4
- Duluth Junior College 4
- Duluth News Tribune 4
- Duluth Zoo (Duluth, Minn.) 4
- Gallagher Studio, 1913-1977 4
- IWW 4 + ∧ less