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Robert E. Jefferson land records

 Collection — Box: SC
Identifier: S3164
Abstract

This collection contains Robert Jefferson's deeds and quit claims.

Dates: 1837-1870

Albertine Johnson oral history interview

 Collection — Item: tapes
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

Emma Johnson letters from Gustave Lundberg

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: S4562
Abstract

Emma Johnson, a resident of Minneapolis, Minnesota, received letters from Gustave E. Lundberg, a clothing salesman in Duluth, Minnesota. The letters contain information on day-to-day living and social and religious happenings in Duluth during this period (1891-1895).

Dates: 1891-1895

George W. Johnson collection on Joseph Gaston Willson

 Collection — Box: SC
Identifier: S6137
Abstract

The collection consists of one loose leaf notebook containing correspondence, photographs, Johnson's notes, and newspaper clippings from the years 1950 to 1956 compiled by George W. Johnson concerning Johnson's search for information about Joseph Gaston Willson.

Dates: 1950-1956; Majority of material found in 1950-1956

Walter T. Kamphaus photograph collection

 Collection — Box: SC
Identifier: S3757
Abstract

The collection consists of 8x10 contact sheets of Walter Kamphaus' 4x6 negatives. The images are of scenes and events in recent Duluth history.

Dates: circa 1930s-1950s

Jussi K. and Olga S. Kangas papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S6064
Abstract The Kangas papers provide a look at individuals enrolled and employed at the Work People's College located in a neighborhood of Duluth called Smithville. The collection consists of photographs (1921-1942) of the Work People's College buildings, students, classrooms, dining hall, a friend of the Kangases, a picnic at Fairmount park (1926, Cliff Studios), a 1920’s photograph and a postcard (mailed March 22, 1926) of the Duluth Central high school building, and two undated photos of the...
Dates: 1921-1942

KDAL radio and television records

 Collection
Identifier: S3117
Abstract

The collection contains short scripts written about the local history of the Duluth, Minnesota region, photographs believed to be connected with the scripts, one sound recording of nine episodes of Duluth's Heritage, advisory board minutes from 1969-1970, and publicity material, 1969.

Dates: 1943-1968

Kelley-How-Thomson Company records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: S4440
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1887-1957

Jeremiah Kimball family papers

 Collection — Box: SC
Identifier: S3162
Abstract

The collection consists of letters, certificates, awards, religious and social materials, family papers, and memorials.

Dates: 1856-1935

Knights Templar, Duluth (Minn.) records

 Collection — Box: SC
Identifier: S3073
Abstract

The collection contains constitution and by-laws, 1887; membership list, 1892, of Duluth Commandery No. 18 Knights Templar, organized in 1885; and official program from the Seventieth Annual Conclave of the Grand Commandery Knights Templar of Minnesota held in Duluth in 1935.

Dates: 1887-1892; Majority of material found in 1887, 1892, 1935

Labor History collection

 Collection — Box: SC
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

Labor Relations and Union Development in Duluth oral history interviews

 Collection — Multiple Containers
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

Lake Superior Museum of Transportation records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S4461
Abstract

The collection consists of agency office files arranged in alphabetical sequence.

Dates: 1973-1984

Lake Superior Paper Industries In Harmony videotape

 Collection — Box: VHS
Identifier: S4497
Abstract

The collection consists of a single videocassette. The video contains a documentary on Lake Superior Paper Industries entitled In Harmony.

Dates: 1991

Lakeshore Bypass Committee records

 Collection — Box: SC
Identifier: S4477
Abstract

The collection consists of a small quantity of notes, research materials, incorporation papers, financial records, legal briefs, correspondence, and newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1975-1983

John Baptiste Lamaire trade license

 Collection — Box: SC
Identifier: S3600
Abstract

The collection contains one photographic copy of a license to trade with Indians at Fond du Lac, Minnesota, granted to John Baptiste Lamarie by the sub-agency of La Pointe, Wisconsin.

Dates: 1845; Majority of material found in 1845 (copy)

Joseph Landoi letter

 Collection — Box: SC
Identifier: S3683
Abstract

The collection consists of one letter from Joseph Landoi at Fond du Lac to Landoi's father concerning Francis Roussain and his wife.

Dates: 1859

Chester Lewis photograph collection

 Collection — Box: SC
Identifier: S4418
Abstract

The collection is made up of eight photographs by Chester Lewis showing buildings of Duluth or the surrounding area.

Dates: 1917-1920

Marvin Meierhoff photograph collection

 Collection — Box: SC
Identifier: S2265
Abstract

The collection consists of six undated photographs, collected by Marvin Meierhoff. The photographs depict the Kelley-How-Thomson Company Building; Marshall-Wells Company Building; and Blake & Waite Company Building in Duluth, Minnesota.

Dates: not dated

Master Painters' Association records

 Collection — Box: SC
Identifier: S4494
Abstract

Collection consists of price lists for the work of professional painters for 1910, 1911, 1917.  Title of each three page list is Minimum Prices for Painting, Tinting, Finishing, etc.

Dates: 1910-1917

William F. Maupins papers

 Collection
Identifier: S2367
Abstract

The collection largely consists of correspondence, legal documents, and news clippings dealing with civil rights issues.

Dates: 1958-1969

McDougall-Duluth Shipbuilding Company records

 Collection
Identifier: S4550
Abstract

The collection consists of one record of the McDougall-Duluth Shipbuilding Company.

Dates: 1919-1920

Thomas F. McGilvray papers

 Collection — Box: SC
Identifier: S4484
Abstract

The collection consists of eight items concerning the Aerial Bridge and Thomas McGilvray.

Dates: 1889-1944

Hugh McKenzie photograph collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S2422
Abstract

The collection contains photographic prints and glass plates of Duluth and surrounding areas.

Dates: 1902-1947

Merritt family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S3120
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1823-1992

Mesaba Iron Company records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S2203
Abstract

Contains information on the organization of the company, election of officers and directors, stock issues, options and leases on company lands, royalty arrangements, assessments on stocks, taxation on company lands, and the exploration of minerals.

Dates: 1882-1906

Michelle Solomon papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0183
Abstract

This collection consists of materials that relate to Jews in Duluth, Minnesota, including materials related to the Temple Israel synagogue of Duluth.

Dates: 1974-2015

Minnesota Election research data

 Collection — Box: SC
Identifier: S4512
Abstract

The collection contains Duluth election data of all candidates of all parties down to the ward level from the years 1896, 1912, 1920, and 1924 compiled from returns published in newspapers and other political and labor history sources. The collection also holds Minnesota governor election results from Duluth for 1896-1934.

Dates: 1896-1934; Majority of material found in 1896, 1912, 1920, 1924

The Minnesota Woolen Company Story film

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S3758
Abstract

The collection consists of one 16mm film, which includes two separate productions: Wool O’ the West and The Minnesota Woolen Company Story.

Dates: 1959

Robert Halstead Monford letters

 Collection — Box: SC
Identifier: S3161
Abstract

The collection contains a letter of introduction for Monford and a letter describing Monford’s duties as a General Agent for the Northern Pacific Railroad Company in Duluth.

Dates: 1870