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Saime Monson oral history interview
The collection consists of one cassette tape of an interview of Saime Monson by Professor Richard H. Hudelson, Ph.D., UMD professor of philosopy.
Morgan Park School Archives Restoration Committee records
The collection consists of minutes, lists of committee members, funding information, expenses, exhibit subjects and timeline, a CD of the final exhibit on site.
George E. and William Nettleton family papers
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.
North Shore Commercial Fishing oral history interviews
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.
North Shore Historical Assembly records
The collection contains correspondence between member historical societies, meeting programs, 6 photographs taken in meetings, resolutions, and newspaper clippings.
Lyman E. Nylander photograph collection
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.
Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Duluth (Minn.) records
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.
Old Settlers Association of the Head of Lake Superior records
The collection contains scrapbooks, news clippings, membership card file, reminiscences, financial and legal materials, photographs, and reference materials.
Wayne Olsen Duluth photographs collection
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.
Peace Church records
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.
Abner C. Pearsons papers
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.
James Peet papers
The collection contains two typewritten copies of James Peet's original diaries and three letters.
Peter J. Peterson papers
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.
Point of Rocks Removal collection
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.
Postcard From a Lynching, radio broadcast
Railroad Location and Growth Characteristics of the Twin Ports transcript
The collection contains a transcript of a talk by Donald Shank, presented to Lutheran Brotherhood in Superior, Wisconsin on January 29, 1980.
John G. Rakowsky papers
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.
Arthur E. Ramberg collection
The collection includes photographs, newspaper clippings, and correspondence.
T.J. Richardson sketchbook
The collection contains one small sketchbook of Duluth scenes and citizens.
Ross family photograph albums
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.
Royal and Select Masters, Duluth Council Number 6 records
Collection contains by-laws, 1883, and officers and membership list, 1892, of the Duluth Council Number 6, Royal and Select Masters (Masonic order).
Royal Arch Masons, Keystone Chapter Number 20, Duluth (Minn.) records
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.
Mark Ryan video documentary, Snively’s Road
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.
George B. Sargent papers
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.
Scott-Graff Lumber Company records
The collection contains corporate and financial records and minutes; job site and construction records; publicity records; and oversized photos and blueprints.
Omar H. Simonds scrapbooks
The collection contains four scrapbooks.
Walter H. Singer scrapbook [microfilm]
The scrapbook contains newspaper clippings pertaining to Singer’s role in the Lake Superior transportation business from 1899-1903.
Edward E. Slonim oral history interview
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.
Ansell Smith papers
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.
Meir Smith photograph collection
The collection contains 44 photographs depicting street scenes, buildings, and locations in and around Duluth.
- Collecting Area
- University of Minnesota Duluth Archives and Special Collections 170
- Upper Midwest Jewish Archives 2
- Duluth (Minn.)--History 153
- Duluth (Minn.) 105
- Photographs 59
- Duluth (Minn.)--History--Pictorial works 32
- Newspaper clippings 32
- Correspondence 28
- Business 23
- Letters 22
- Minutes 22
- Publications 20
- Buildings 19
- Financial records 18
- Scrapbooks 18
- Oral history 17
- Neighborhoods 16
- Families 15
- Oral history interviews 15
- Businesses 14
- Government records 14
- Organizations 14 + ∧ less
- English 157
- Undetermined 12
- English 3
- German 1
- Hebrew 1
- Old Settlers Association of the Head of Lake Superior (Duluth, Minn.) 6
- Archives and Special Collections, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections 4
- IWW 4
- United States. General Land Office 4
- University of Minnesota, Duluth 4
- Clayton, Elias, 1897-1920 3
- Duluth Boat Club (Minn.) 3
- Duluth Public Schools (Duluth, Minn.) 3
- Industrial Workers of the World 3
- Jackson, Elmer, 1897-1920 3
- Marshall-Wells Company (Duluth, Minn.) 3
- Marshall-Wells Hardware Company (Duluth, Minn.) 3
- McGhie, Isaac, 1900-1920 3
- Nopeming Sanatorium 3
- Northern Pacific Railroad Company 3
- Northern Pacific Railway Company 3
- Sommer, Barbara 3
- St. Louis County Historical Society (Saint Louis County, Minn.) 3
- United States Steel Company 3
- United States Steel Corporation 3 + ∧ less