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Rosalie Alstadt oral history interview

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Identifier: S4560
Abstract The collection consists of one 60 minute audiocassette tape. Subjects include Morgan Park.
Dates: 1994 October 8

Margaret Carroll oral history interview

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Identifier: S4558
Abstract The collection consists of one audiocassette tape of an oral history interview about life in Morgan Park.
Dates: 1994

Duluth Bicentennial Living History Project oral history recordings

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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 Farmers' Market oral history interviews

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Identifier: S6160
Scope and Contents The collections consists of audio and/or video recordings of interviews with narrators who had been involved in selling and buying produce at the Duluth Farmers’ Market during its first 100 years. The collection also includes brief biographical information and photographs of the narrators, interview abstracts, and transcripts of the interviews. All materials are in digital format. Narrators Ben Boo Richard Herman Lois and...
Dates: 2012

Duluth Living History Project videotapes

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Identifier: S3035
Abstract The collection contains 13 videotapes holding 29 interviews, and 8 topic videotapes. Most interviews are indexed.
Dates: 1986-1990

History of Business Development in Duluth oral history interviews

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Identifier: S2376
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1980-1981

History of Western Lake Superior Sanitary District oral history project

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Identifier: S6146
Abstract 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.
Dates: 2010

Richard H. Hudelson labor history research collection

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Identifier: S6143
Abstract The collections contains research materials compiled to write Dr. Hudelson's book published by the University of Minnesota Press in 2006 titled By the Ore Docks: A Working People’s History of Duluth.
Dates: 1880-2006; Majority of material found in 1883-1978

Interstate 35 oral history interviews

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Identifier: S6172
Scope and Contents The collection consists of audio and/or video recordings of individuals who were involved with planning, opposition, or design and construction of Interstate 35 (I-35) through Duluth in the 1960s through the 1990s. Interviews included discussion of associated features of the project such as the lakewalk and the rose garden.The collection also includes brief biographical information and photographs of the narrators and transcripts of the interviews. All materials are in digital format....
Dates: 2014

Albertine Johnson oral history interview

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Identifier: S2319
Abstract The collection consists of three audio recordings of interviews with Albertine Johnson. The interviewer was her son, Rudy Johnson. Interviews took place on September 7, 1977 and May 7, 1978.
Dates: 1977-1978

Labor Relations and Union Development in Duluth oral history interviews

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Identifier: S2220
Abstract The interviews in this project document the history of Duluth, Minnesota area businesses and labor unions. Barbara Sommer conducted the interviews in 1980-1981.
Dates: 1980-1981

Saime Monson oral history interview

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Identifier: S4507
Abstract The collection consists of one cassette tape of an interview of Saime Monson by Professor Richard H. Hudelson, Ph.D., UMD professor of philosopy.
Dates: 1991

North Shore Commercial Fishing oral history interviews

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Identifier: S2207
Abstract Contains interviews with ten participants, documenting the history of commercial fishing on Lake Superior's North Shore. The interviewees are individuals who themselves, or whose families, engaged in commercial fishing in this region. The interviewer is Barbara Sommer.
Dates: 1977

Edward E. Slonim oral history interview

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Identifier: S6098
Abstract In these audiotapes Mr. Slonim discusses growing up, his neighborhood, and recollections of his father, whom he describes as idealistic, generous and impractical. Also mentioned are O. E. Thompson and Dr. Max Hirschfield.
Dates: June 2007

Meda St. Pierre Reminiscences oral history audiotape

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Identifier: S2455
Abstract The collection consists of one audiocassette, made in Duluth, Minnesota, in 1970 with Mr. Gerard Spencer and Mr. D. C. Vaughn present.
Dates: 1970 February 13

Gerrit Vandenberg oral history interview

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Identifier: S4559
Abstract The collection consists of one 90 minute audiocassette tape oral history interview narrated by a resident of the Duluth neighborhood Morgan Park.
Dates: 1994

The Women of Morgan Park oral history project records

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Identifier: S4504
Abstract The collection consists of two interviews that cover topics and recollections spanning 1919-1960s. The narrators are Sally E. Solomon (approximately 75 minutes) and Pearl Barker (85 minutes).
Dates: 1991 January 1-1991 June 15