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Saime Monson oral history interview

 Collection — Box: OH
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

Morgan Park School Archives Restoration Committee records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: S6080
Abstract

The collection consists of minutes, lists of committee members, funding information, expenses, exhibit subjects and timeline, a CD of the final exhibit on site.

Dates: 2002-2004

George E. and William Nettleton family papers

 Collection — Box: Oversize
Identifier: S6113
Abstract

The collection consists of two items: a land patent granting land to George E Nettleton, dated 1861; and a letter from William Nettleton dated December 5th, 1892 declining an invitation to attend a meeting of the Old Settlers of the Head of Lake Superior.

Dates: 1861-1892; Majority of material found in 1861, 1892

North Shore Commercial Fishing oral history interviews

 Collection — Multiple Containers
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

North Shore Historical Assembly records

 Collection — Box: SC
Identifier: S3617
Abstract

The collection contains correspondence between member historical societies, meeting programs, 6 photographs taken in meetings, resolutions, and newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1929-1967

Lyman E. Nylander photograph collection

 Collection — Box: Oversize
Identifier: S2420
Abstract

The Collection consists of 5x7" and 8x10" black and white silver gelatin prints exposed and printed by Mr. Nylander. The images are primarily of Duluth street scenes, buildings, churches on the Iron Range, as well as military monuments and markers in Duluth and out East.

Dates: 1950-1972

Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Duluth (Minn.) records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S3070
Abstract

This collection contains bylaws and directory, 1892 of Canton North Star No. 14, chartered in 1891; 1892 membership lists of the Duluth Lodge, No. 28, and Central Link Lodge,No. 175. Also included are Lodge No. 28's minutes, 1884-1901; their officer's roll call and committees appointed, 1905-1958; and correspondence, 1909-1921.

Dates: 1884-1958

Old Settlers Association of the Head of Lake Superior records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S3013
Abstract

The collection contains scrapbooks, news clippings, membership card file, reminiscences, financial and legal materials, photographs, and reference materials.

Dates: 1884-1958

Wayne Olsen Duluth photographs collection

 Collection — Box: SC
Identifier: S2266
Abstract

The collection consists of photographs collected by Wayne Olsen. The photos are from about 1922 and include scenes of East 4th Street from about 27th Ave. East to 34th Ave. East, including views from Hawthorne Road., Comstock Ave., Snivley Road from Morley Parkway in Duluth, Minnesota.

Dates: 1922

Peace Church records

 Collection
Identifier: S2357
Abstract

The collection consists of seven rolls of positive microfilm containing sixty volumes of church records. The records consist of church record books which contain vital statistics, information in the form of baptisms, confirmations, marriages, deaths, and communicants; and history of the congregation. Also included are church council minutes, several volumes of general church financial records, records of auxiliary organizations, and several scrapbooks.

Dates: 1872-1976

Abner C. Pearsons papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S3145
Abstract

The collection contains two scrapbooks, three photographs of the newsboys, letters, a Kiwanis newsletter with an article about Pearsons, and a book of sketches of Duluth, Minnesota in 1894.

Dates: 1894-1941

James Peet papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: S3047
Abstract

The collection contains two typewritten copies of James Peet's original diaries and three letters.

Dates: 1856-1923; Majority of material found in 1863-1864, 1923

Peter J. Peterson papers

 Collection — Box: SC
Identifier: S3194
Abstract

The collection contains warranty deeds and quit claims, a negative of Peterson’s house in Fond du Lac and a list of the current addresses of some of the lots, tax receipts, a land patent for property in Bayfield, Wisconsin, and a letter from the Department of the Interior concerning land for settlement.

Dates: 1854-1873

Point of Rocks Removal collection

 Collection — Box: SC
Identifier: S4564
Abstract

The collection contains printed materials issued "for" (Greater Duluth Committee, Emil S. Gustafson, chair and William McEwen, campaign manager) and "against" (The Committee of Two Thousand, W. B. Getchell, chair) a proposal to make traffic improvements at the Point of Rocks.

Dates: 1925-1928

Postcard From a Lynching, radio broadcast

 Collection — Box: CD
Identifier: S6027
Abstract “Remembering the Past, Looking to the Future” is a Minnesota Public Radio broadcast which was produced and written by Ms. Stephanie Hemphill and Mr. Chris Julin of Duluth’s MPR affiliate station. It was aired June 7, 2001 as part of a week of events in Duluth, Minnesota planned by the MEMORIAL COMMITTEE. The Committee sought to commemorate the deaths of three African-American circus workers in Duluth on June 15, 1920. The victims, lynched by a mob, were Elias Clayton, Elmer Jackson and Isaac...
Dates: 2001 June 7

Railroad Location and Growth Characteristics of the Twin Ports transcript

 Collection — Box: SC
Identifier: S2336
Abstract

The collection contains a transcript of a talk by Donald Shank, presented to Lutheran Brotherhood in Superior, Wisconsin on January 29, 1980.

Dates: 1980

John G. Rakowsky papers

 Collection — Box: SC
Identifier: S3093
Abstract

The collection contains a plat of the area John Rakowsky settled in Duluth, circa 1855, a portrait photo and photo of Rakowsky's funeral bier, and biographical information.

Dates: circa 1855-1914

Arthur E. Ramberg collection

 Collection — Box: SC
Identifier: S2217
Abstract

The collection includes photographs, newspaper clippings, and correspondence.

Dates: circa 1906-1961

T.J. Richardson sketchbook

 Collection
Identifier: S3181
Abstract

The collection contains one small sketchbook of Duluth scenes and citizens.

Dates: 1881

Ross family photograph albums

 Collection
Identifier: S6110
Abstract

The collection consists of two photograph albums. The first contains family photos with some descriptive information in the first section of the album. The second contains photos of Minnesota Power and Light installations with dates and descriptions.

Dates: 1919-1937

Royal and Select Masters, Duluth Council Number 6 records

 Collection — Box: SC
Identifier: S3074
Abstract

Collection contains by-laws, 1883, and officers and membership list, 1892, of the Duluth Council Number 6, Royal and Select Masters (Masonic order).

Dates: 1883-1892; Majority of material found in 1883, 1892

Royal Arch Masons, Keystone Chapter Number 20, Duluth (Minn.) records

 Collection — Box: SC
Identifier: S3072
Abstract

Collection contains a bylaws guidebook, 1869, from the Minnesota Royal Arch Masons, and officers and membership list,1892, of the Keystone Chapter Number 20, chartered on January 10, 1872.

Dates: 1869-1892; Majority of material found in 1869, 1892

Mark Ryan video documentary, Snively’s Road

 Collection — Box: VHS
Identifier: S6025
Abstract

This popular 2000 documentary video is also titled “Snively’s Road: The History of Skyline Parkway”, and was available for sale through Ryan. Mark Ryan has presented the video as a program and lectured on the subject of the development and history of Skyline Drive.

Dates: 2000

George B. Sargent papers

 Collection — Box: SC
Identifier: S3129
Abstract

The collection contains correspondence and biographical information, 1869–1900; news clippings concerning George Sargent, 1931–1941; photographs including a portrait of Sargent and an image of his house, 1869–1965; and one scrapbook containing personal correspondence concerning Sargent's life, work, and speeches, news clippings, and some maps, 1851–1875.

Dates: 1851-1965

Scott-Graff Lumber Company records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S2258
Abstract

The collection contains corporate and financial records and minutes; job site and construction records; publicity records; and oversized photos and blueprints.

Dates: 1880-1967

Omar H. Simonds scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: S3149
Abstract

The collection contains four scrapbooks.

Dates: 1889-1909

Walter H. Singer scrapbook [microfilm]

 Collection — Box: microfilm
Identifier: S2205
Abstract

The scrapbook contains newspaper clippings pertaining to Singer’s role in the Lake Superior transportation business from 1899-1903.

Dates: 1899-1903

Edward E. Slonim oral history interview

 Collection — Box: OH
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

Ansell Smith papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S6112
Abstract

The collection consists of three items: Orders from the United States War Department that allow accredited commissioners to obtain votes for state officers from soldiers in the regiments of Minnesota Volunteers; the envelope that contained these orders; and a certificate appointing Ansell Smith as Register of the Land Office at Duluth, Minnesota, signed by President Ulysses S. Grant.

Dates: 1864-1869; Majority of material found in 1864, 1869

Meir Smith photograph collection

 Collection — Box: SC
Identifier: S3143
Abstract

The collection contains 44 photographs depicting street scenes, buildings, and locations in and around Duluth.

Dates: 1912-1924