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Joseph Addison Bullen letter

 Collection
Identifier: S3686
Abstract The collection consists of a letter written by Bullen to J. Bardon.
Dates: 1890

Chief Buffalo land claims

 Collection
Identifier: S3642
Abstract The materials in this collection concern disputed claims regarding land in present day downtown Duluth, Minnesota that was initially granted to the Ojibwe Chief Buffalo.
Dates: 1883-1953

Mary P. Cory letters

 Collection
Identifier: S2286
Abstract The collection consists of two letters to Mary P. Cory. One, dated June 1, 1893 is from Harry Cruikshank. The other, dated May 28, 1903 is written on City of Duluth, comptroller office stationary, it is most likely from George Cruikshank, then Assistant City Comptroller for Duluth, Minnesota.
Dates: 1893-1903; Majority of material found in 1893, 1903

John H. Darling papers

 Collection
Identifier: S3030
Abstract The collection contains correspondence, diaries, articles and addresses written by Darling, a subject file, personal financial materials, news clippings, photographs, and engineering plans.
Dates: 1813-1965

George Franklin Davis, Sr. papers

 Collection
Identifier: S3042
Abstract The collection contains correspondence pertaining to Davis' business, investments and personal interests.
Dates: 1891-1910

Duluth Downtown Restoration Proposal report

 Collection
Identifier: S3764
Abstract The collection consists of a four page report and one page cover letter, both dated April 1, 1966, and 26 black and white silver gelatin, 8x10, photographs. The photographs are of blocks and buildings between Michigan Street and Second Street, Mesabi Avenue to Third Ave. East.
Dates: 1966

Ino Dunphy letter

 Collection
Identifier: S3684
Abstract This letter from Dunphy of Duluth is to Mrs. E. Chambers of Fond du Lac, and praises Fond du Lac in song and verse.
Dates: 1890

James Jay Egan letter

 Collection
Identifier: S3625
Abstract The collection consists of one letter written in Washington, D. C. from Egan to Clinton Markell of the Duluth City Council.
Dates: 1871 December 12

Mary Hugo reminiscence 75 Years Later

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Identifier: S2285
Abstract The collection consists of a manuscript titled "75 Years Later." It describes Ms. Hugo's final months in the Hugo family home in 1957 and her attempt to clear the house of 75 years of family possessions. The essay uses these possessions to recount a family history.
Dates: 1957-1970

Trevanion W. Hugo papers

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Identifier: S3166
Abstract The collection contains election materials, mayoral, personal and business correspondence, speeches, articles and letters by Hugo, material on social activities, descriptions of Hugo, and his personal diary from 1902–1913.
Dates: 1899-1923

Jeremiah Kimball family papers

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Identifier: S3162
Abstract The collection consists of letters, certificates, awards, religious and social materials, family papers, and memorials.
Dates: 1856-1935

Labor History collection

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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

Joseph Landoi letter

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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

Thomas F. McGilvray papers

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Identifier: S4484
Abstract The collection consists of eight items concerning the Aerial Bridge and Thomas McGilvray.
Dates: 1889-1944

Merritt family papers

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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

Robert Halstead Monford letters

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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

James Peet papers

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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

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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

George B. Sargent papers

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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

Samuel F. Snively papers

 Collection
Identifier: S6016
Abstract The papers consist of six inches of material and four scrapbooks. Specifically, folders of photographs (1929-32, not dated) and political materials, a brief personal diary, and Duluth promotional items (1916-1937), and four scrapbooks of newspaper clippings (1924 October-1935 January) pertaining to information on Snively’s political life and public service including important initiatives for Duluth: zoo, parks, libraries, celebrity visits, structures, airport, roads, fraternal organizations,...
Dates: 1882-1958

Henry Truelsen papers

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Identifier: S3151
Abstract The collection contains letters to Truelsen's daughter and business letters, 1816–1932 and two scrapbooks containing news clippings covering Truelsen's term as mayor of Duluth, Minnesota, 1896–1902.
Dates: 1896-1932

Otto E. Wieland papers

 Collection
Identifier: S3130
Abstract The collection contains news clippings concerning Wieland's work in history and his life, 1932–1972; business and personal letters, 1939-1946; typed copies of papers written by Wieland, 1935–1942; and a published pamphlet by Wieland, Americanism and World Peace,1925.
Dates: 1925-1972