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Rosalie Alstadt oral history interview
The collection consists of one 60 minute audiocassette tape. Subjects include Morgan Park.
Margaret Carroll oral history interview
The collection consists of one audiocassette tape of an oral history interview about life in Morgan Park.
Duluth African-American Oral History Project
Duluth Bicentennial Living History Project oral history recordings
The collection consists of audiocassette recordings of four individuals discussing their lives and businesses in Duluth, Minnesota. The discussions were recorded in 1975.
Duluth Farmers' Market oral history interviews
The collections consists of audio and/or video recordings of interviews with narrators who had been involved in selling and buying produce at the Duluth Farmers’ Market during its first 100 years. The collection also includes brief biographical information and photographs of the narrators, interview abstracts, and transcripts of the interviews.
Duluth Living History Project videotapes
The collection contains 13 videotapes holding 29 interviews, and 8 topic videotapes. Most interviews are indexed.
Newton S. Friedman oral history interview
The collection consists of an interview with civil rights attorney Newton S. Friedman on March 18, 1993.
H. Watson Wilson oral history interview
Consists of two audio recordings of an interview with H. Watson Wilson. The interview, conducted by Barbara Sommer on behalf of the Northeast Minnesota Historical Center, took place on March 23, 1977.
History of Business Development in Duluth oral history interviews
The interviews in this project document the history of Duluth area businesses and labor unions. Narrators comment, where appropriate, on the founding and growth of carious businesses or labor organizations, the formation of corporate policies, labor – management relations, urban renewal, union philosophy and strategy, government regulation, binding arbitrations, and the relationship of business and labor political and civic affairs.
History of Western Lake Superior Sanitary District oral history project
This project recorded the memories and experiences of early employees, board members, and community leaders involved in the establishment and start-up of the Western Lake Superior Sanitary District (WLSSD) in Duluth, Minnesota. Fifteen narrators participated.
Richard H. Hudelson labor history research collection
The collections contains research materials compiled to write Dr. Hudelson's book published by the University of Minnesota Press in 2006 titled By the Ore Docks: A Working People’s History of Duluth.
Interstate 35 oral history interviews
The collection consists of audio and/or video recordings of individuals who were involved with planning, opposition, or design and construction of Interstate 35 (I-35) through Duluth in the 1960s through the 1990s. The collection also includes brief biographical information and photographs of the narrators and transcripts of the interviews.
Albertine Johnson oral history interview
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.
Donald Klaber oral history interviews
The collection consists of interviews by Professor Richard Hudelson, Ph. D. of Donald Klaber on July 22, 1999 and March 2000.
Richard J. Kunz oral history interview
The interview was conducted by social worker Elizabeth T. Blue April 24, 1993. There is no transcript of the interview.
Labor Relations and Union Development in Duluth oral history interviews
The interviews in this project document the history of Duluth, Minnesota area businesses and labor unions. Barbara Sommer conducted the interviews in 1980-1981.
Mari Trine papers
The collection contains an oral history project conducted by Mari Trine in 2003 and 2006, in which she interviewed sixteen women living and working in rural Minnesota. Also included is correspondence related to Trine's grievance process after being denied tenure at the College of St. Scholastica, presentations by Trine, and Duluth ephemera.
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.
Norrgard Anishinaabe Collection Waasa Inaabidaa Archives
Contains video interviews and transcripts, scenic video footage, and dramatic re-enactment video footage for production of a six-part public television documentary about the history and culture of Anishinaabe Ojibwe people titled Waasa Inaabida: We Look In All Directions that aired in 2001.
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.
Northeastern Minnesota COVID-19 Community Archive Project
The collection contains materials related to the COVID-19 pandemic as it was experienced in Northeastern Minnesota.
Safe Haven/Women’s Coalition Oral History Project
The collection consists of ten interviews conducted in early 2015 with women who had been involved with the original organization of the Northeastern Minnesota Coalition of Battered Women, a group dedicated to opening a shelter and offering resources to assist battered women in Duluth, MN. Founded in 1978 as a collective and later known simply as the Women’s Coalition, this group evolved into the Safe Haven Shelter and Resource Center in 2001.
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.
Meda St. Pierre Reminiscences oral history audiotape
The collection consists of one audiocassette, made in Duluth, Minnesota, in 1970 with Mr. Gerard Spencer and Mr. D. C. Vaughn present.
Gerrit Vandenberg oral history interview
The collection consists of one 90 minute audiocassette tape oral history interview narrated by a resident of the Duluth neighborhood Morgan Park.
WDTH Labor in Duluth oral history interviews
The collection consists of three interviews concerning union organizing activities, factory working conditions, labor politics, and the experiences of Croatian immigrants in northern Minnesota. Earl Bester, Nick Borovack, and Joe Paszak were interviewed by Jean Johnson of radio station WDTH.
William E. Wickstrom papers
The collection consists of 14 photographs of Dr. William WIckstrom’s family and John and Maria Wickstrom’s friends, as well as a written transcript of an interview by Dr. Richard Hudelson narrated by Dr. William Wickstrom about local labor history and the Carneys.
Women in Business and the Professions oral history interviews
Women in Politics oral history interviews
The Women of Morgan Park oral history project records
The collection consists of two interviews that cover topics and recollections spanning 1919-1960s. The narrators are Sally E. Solomon (approximately 75 minutes) and Pearl Barker (85 minutes).
- Oral history interviews 28
- Oral history 26
- Duluth (Minn.) 21
- Duluth (Minn.)--History 17
- Audiocassettes 16
- Audio Recordings 14
- Audiotapes 8
- Business 7
- Labor unions 7
- Morgan Park (Duluth, Minn.) 7
- Labor--History 6
- Neighborhoods 6
- Families 5
- Immigrant families 5
- Political activists 5
- Women 5
- Biography 4
- Businesses 4
- Education 4
- Labor, Organized 4 + ∧ less
- English 25
- English 4
- Undetermined 2
- Sommer, Barbara 5
- United States Steel Company 3
- United States Steel Corporation 3
- American Steel & Wire Division 2
- Carney, Jack 2
- Hudelson, Richard 2
- IWW 2
- Industrial Workers of the World 2
- Wobblies 2
- Alstadt, Rosalie 1
- Anderson, , Vicki Lynn Larsen, , 1949- 1
- Andresen, , John,, July 9 1924 1
- Archives and Special Collections, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections 1
- Atkins , Samuel F, 1907 July 20-1982 September 25 1
- Baker-Kent, , Lurline J, 1938- 1
- Banning, Margaret Culkin , 1891-1982 1
- Barnes, Julius H. (Julius Howland), 1873-1959 1
- Bester, Earl T., 1900 July 30-1986 April 18 1
- Beukema, Christian F., 1918?-1999 May 14 1
- Bridges, Helen and Russell 1 + ∧ less