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Charles and Anna Sandberg Benson family papers
The collection consists of family photographs and two items related to the 1933-1934 city of Chicago 100 anniversary event called A Century of Progress.
Charles A. Curtis photograph collection
The collection consists primarily of black and white and color photographs by a photojournalist employed by a Duluth newspaper. The photographs are of the city of Duluth, events, people, as well as the northeast Minnesota area primarily from 1971, 1982-1990s; many are not dated and unidentified.
Duluth Downtown Restoration Proposal report
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.
Duluth Public Library photograph collection
The collection consists of original and copy prints and negatives of Duluth, buildings, sites, views, parks, and development of the area.
Duluth Streets photograph collection
Black and white snapshots of Duluth street scenes, traffic, city buses, trucks, first street, downtown Duluth in winter, pedestrians, cars, buildings, children, Superior street, Woolworths, banks, store window displays, Railroad street, steam plant, etc. Some of these unidentified images have times of day noted: they may be court records.
Gallagher Studio photograph collection
The collection consists of identified and unidentified photographs of the Duluth area, with and without corresponding negatives, negatives without corresponding prints and post cards.
Elizabeth J. Goodsell slides
The collection consists of approximately 1,240 black and white and color slides of Duluth sites, views, events, and activities from 1955-1973.
Hugh McKenzie photograph collection
The collection contains photographic prints and glass plates of Duluth and surrounding areas.
Kenneth J. Moran photograph collection
The collection consists of images and negatives made by or collected by Kenneth Moran.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Hjalmer C. Rykken photographs
The collection consists of black and white photographs by Hjalmer C. Rykken amateur but experienced photographer, that were made between October 1958 and July 1962. Content of the photographs includes: streets, views of Lake Superior, Central High School, Fire Hall, the Hibbard Plant, Lakefront, the First Presbyterian Church, Elliott Packing Co., Park Point, and Rail Road tracks.
West Duluth slides
The collection consists of 127 slides on the history and development of West Duluth, including reproduced historic images and views from the 1980s likely photographed by Robert VanKleek. These slides may have been used to illustrate public presentations by VanKleek on the history of West Duluth.
Western Auto Stores photograph collection
This collection contains 140 photographs of Duluth and 16 items of Superior, Wisconsin. All of the photographs are 4x6 or snapshots and have no corresponding negatives. A few of the photographs of Michigan street and 202 West Superior street includes signs for Western Auto Stores or Western Auto Stores Service Department.
- Photographs 14
- Duluth (Minn.) 13
- Buildings 12
- Architecture 8
- Automobiles 7
- Business 7
- City traffic 7
- Hotels 6
- Neighborhoods 6
- Schools 6
- Duluth (Minn.)--History--Pictorial works 5
- Businesses 4
- Church buildings 4
- Downtown (Duluth, Minn.) 4
- Duluth (Minn.)--History 4
- Employees 4
- Lake Superior 4
- Pedestrians 4
- Shipping 4 + ∧ less
- University of Minnesota, Duluth 3
- Archives and Special Collections, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections 1
- Benson, Anna Sandberg, 1866-1943 1
- Benson, Charles , 1868-1943 1
- Curtis, Charles A., 1936-2002 1
- Duluth (Minn.) Public Library 1
- Duluth Boat Club (Minn.) 1
- Duluth Zoo (Duluth, Minn.) 1
- Gallagher Studio, 1913-1977 1
- Goodsell, Elizabeth J., 1924 November 6-2006 September 2 1
- McKenzie, Hugh, 1879-1957 1
- Moran, Kenneth J. 1
- Nopeming Sanatorium 1
- Nylander, Lyman E., 1905 December 10-1972 March 27 1
- Oliver Iron Mining Company 1
- Olsen, Wayne 1
- Ryan, Mark 1
- Rykken, Hjalmer C., 1899 August 27-1996 April 16 1
- VanKleek, Roberts S., 1905 May 1-1987 June 6 1
- Western Auto Stores 1 + ∧ less