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Jeremiah Kimball family papers

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

Perley S. Knowlton papers

 Collection
Identifier: S3174
Abstract The collection contains letters, shareholders certificates, annual financial statements for the Duluth Van Storage Company, bills, business agreements, and insurance receipt.
Dates: 1894-1942

Ralph S. Knowlton papers

 Collection
Identifier: S3173
Abstract The collection contains a night school certificate, his father Perley S. Knowlton's death certificate, papers regarding settlement of his father’s financial business, Notary Public appointment certificate, letter of appreciation, and an article on the Duluth Superior Harbor.
Dates: 1931-1963

Labor History collection

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

Sinclair Lewis letters

 Collection
Identifier: S3611
Abstract The collection contains correspondence between Sinclair Lewis and his sales agent Kenneth S. Cant concerning Lewis’s rental and purchase of the Webber home at 2601 East 2nd Street, Duluth; six letters written by Sinclair Lewis in Europe, New York City and Washington D.C. to Claude (Washburn), concerning personal and literary matters; and nine letters from Lewis to Marjorie Wilkins dated February to August, 1948.
Dates: 1944-1948

Marshall-Wells Company records

 Collection
Identifier: S3614
Abstract The collection consists of articles of incorporation, bylaws, annual reports (1940, 1946, 1948, 1954), titles, leases, deeds, stock certificates, financial statements; a list of salesmen (1953); annual roundup program; photograph of George Hill, John Howe, Sig Soberg (1957), and John Hutman; business letters; promotional material; product advertisements; John Patterson correspondence; a company history; and newspaper articles about the company.
Dates: 1892-1961; Majority of material found in 1940s-1950s

Thomas F. McGilvray papers

 Collection
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

Minnesota Steel Company correspondence

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Identifier: S6135
Abstract The collection consists of one folder of correspondence (1909-1912) between Minnesota Steel Company and American Hoist and Derrick Company of St. Paul, Minnesota. The correspondence concerns the purchase and installation of two locomotive cranes from American Hoist and Derrick by the Minnesota Steel Company.
Dates: 1909-1912

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

Northern Cold Storage and Warehouse Company records

 Collection
Identifier: S3613
Abstract The collection contains promotional material, newspaper advertisements, a news article, a financial report, storage receipts, a check and order, business letters, employment cards for Presidents and president’s death notices.
Dates: 1907-1968

Norwegian American League of Duluth records

 Collection
Identifier: S6013
Abstract The collection consists of two items: a one page document from the Secretary of State, Mrs. Mike Holm, State of Minnesota, January 12, 1953, acknowledging recording the articles of incorporation of the Norwegian American League of Duluth; and a two page contract between the Norwegian American League of Duluth and sculptor John K. Daniels of Minneapolis, for "modeling and casting in bronze of a statue of Leif Erikson", entered into March 5, 1955. The statue was to be 9 feet tall (without the...
Dates: 1953-1955

F. Rodney Paine scrapbooks

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Identifier: S3154
Abstract The collection contains one scrapbook, one photograph album, and a small number of personal letters, job applications, recommendations, resumes, and business letters.
Dates: 1916-1967

James Peet papers

 Collection
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
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

James N. Prior papers

 Collection
Identifier: S3786
Abstract The collection consists of: certificate of discharge (1871); letter (1872); Declaration paper, Marquette, Michigan, 1878; marriage certificate; Jessie Sparrow’s genealogy; Certificate of Citizenship, 1888; Nobles of the Mystic Shrine certificate; Dept. of Commerce & Labor, Washington letters; and one carte-de-visite of Jessie (?).
Dates: 1871-1910

Real Estate Companies collection

 Collection
Identifier: S4580
Abstract Collection contains letters on letterhead stationery, marketing materials, and certificates.
Dates: 1888-1962

Francois Roussain letters

 Collection
Identifier: S3669
Abstract The collection contains a letter in French with English translation to Francois Roussain from a missionary concerning land at Fond du Lac and a note to Roussain from John Caddotte.
Dates: 1852-1856; Majority of material found in 1852, 1856

George B. Sargent papers

 Collection
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

Saturday Lunch Club records

 Collection
Identifier: S3633
Abstract The collection contains letters to members informing them of meetings, booklets listing members, and records of speakers, members, secretarial and financial matters, and photographs.
Dates: 1926-1980

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

William Spalding family papers

 Collection
Identifier: S3607
Abstract This collection contains family photographs, letters between family members, also a letter from William Spalding to the President, business documents, The Zenith City Star newspapers, biographical information, mainly from newspaper articles. It also includes newspaper clippings pertaining to William Spalding, a prayer cloth belonging to William, personal journals and address books and a series of maps of  the Crow Wing County area including Fox and Eagle Lakes.
Dates: 1844-1929

St. Paul and Duluth Railroad Company records

 Collection
Identifier: S2393
Abstract This collection consists of time schedules for both the Lake Superior and Mississippi Railroad and the St. Paul and Duluth Railroad. It also contains St. Paul and Duluth Railroad passes and a livestock contract, a stock certificate for the Lake Superior and Mississippi Railroad and a letter from Northern Pacific Railroad concerning the value of Lake Superior and Mississippi stock, and a letter from Marvin and Luce of Duluth concerning the terminus of the line in either Superior, Wisconsin or...
Dates: 1895-1910; Majority of material found in 1895, 1910

Emanuel G. Swanstrom papers

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Identifier: S3605
Abstract The collection contains three letters to Swanstrom from the State Senate and U.S. House of Representatives, a pledge to serve faithfully as trustee of the town of Oneota, a photograph of Swanstrom and a photograph of his home.
Dates: 1860-1886

Henry Truelsen papers

 Collection
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

Julius F. Wolff, Jr. papers

 Collection
Identifier: S6094
Abstract The collection holds papers and publications that reflect the family life, recreational hobbies, service activities, and professional interests of Dr. Wolff. There are a few family photographs.
Dates: 1918-2006; Majority of material found in 1949-1995