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Scope and Contents This collection consists of bound volumes of local Duluth newspapers, to be used as teaching aids in the archives. Newspapers include the Duluth Herald and the Duluth Evening Herald.
Dates: 1897 October-December; 1956 November
Scope and Contents This collection is organized into seven series: Photographs: This series contains photographs of the Congdon family, the Glensheen estate, and various employees and friends of the Congdons. Materials date from 1843 - 1983.House Grounds, and Staff: This series contains materials related to the Glensheen house, outbuildings, and grounds, their care and maintenance, and the people employed at the estate. Topics include construction,...
Dates: 1843 - 1993
Abstract The collection consists of audiocassette recordings of four individuals discussing their lives and businesses in Duluth, Minnesota. The discussions were recorded in 1975.
Scope and Contents The collection includes files kept by James Larson during his time working with the Duluth Interfaith Sanctuary Committee. Topics include information about refugees and border presentations, immigration policies, outreach to local and national partners, and advocacy for national legislation. Larson’s original file names have been retained. Other portions of the collection include newsletters from the Duluth Interfaith Sanctuary Committee and other sanctuary groups around the...
Dates: 1977 - 1993
Scope and Contents Contains photographs taken by Helge A. Gustafson of various construction and demolition projects in Duluth, Minnesota throughout the 1970s and 1980s. Topics include: I-35 extension through downtown Duluth, Superior Street bricking project; Lyric Block demolition; New Normandy Mall construction; Glass Block demolition; First Bank Place construction; Bradley Building demolition; Lake Avenue bridge construction; and Lake Superior Paper Mill construction. The collection also includes older...
Abstract Collection contains the papers of James Langness, documenting his career with The Duluth Little Theatre.
Found in: Performing Arts Archives
Abstract This collection consists of materials related to the Kaner family who owned businesses in Duluth, Minnesota.
Found in: Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
Abstract The collection contains materials related to the COVID-19 pandemic as it was experienced in Northeastern Minnesota.
Dates: 2020 - 2021
Abstract This collection consists of letters and pamphlets relating to the discrimination of guests; specifically of the Jewish religion, to resorts, hotels, and lodges in northern Minnesota, Ontario, Canada, and north western Wisconsin.
Found in: Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
Scope and Contents This collection consists of family papers and photographs, organization records, business records, and personal papers and photographs. They span Jansen’s life from grade school through the late 2010s. Included are records related to his teaching career at St. Scholastica and with the Daisy Hill Theater; family photographs and genealogy; extensive records related to the establishment and life of The Main Club as the first openly gay bar in Superior, WI; and extensive records related to Jansen’s...
- Collecting Area
- University of Minnesota Duluth Archives and Special Collections 7
- Upper Midwest Jewish Archives 2
- Performing Arts Archives 1
- Photographs 3
- Businesses 2
- Correspondence 2
- Oral history interviews 2
- Religious institutions 2
- Aerial photographs 1
- Antisemitism 1
- Architecture 1
- Art 1
- Audiocassettes 1
- Bears (Gay culture). 1
- Bicentennial Celebration, U.S., 1976 1
- Boats and boating 1
- Business 1
- COVID-19 (Disease) 1
- COVID-19 Pandemic, 2020- 1
- Cabins 1
- Canada 1
- College of St. Scholastica (Duluth, Minn.) 1 ∧ less
- Congdon 1
- Congdon, Chester A. (Chester Adgate), 1853-1916 1
- Congdon, Clara B. (Clara Hesperia Bannister), 1854-1950 1
- Congdon, Edward Chester, 1885-1940 1
- Congdon, Elisabeth Mannering, 1894-1977 1
- Congdon, John Adgate, 1891-1893 1
- Congdon, Robert, 1898-1967 1
- Congdon, Walter Bannister, 1882-1949 1
- Dudley, Marjorie Congdon, 1887-1971 1
- Duluth Bicentennial Living History Project (Duluth, Minn.) 1
- Duluth Evening Herald 1
- Duluth Herald 1
- Duluth Interfaith Sanctuary Committee 1
- Gustafson, Helge A. 1
- Jansen, Robert J., 1949- 1
- Jewish Federation and Community Council of Duluth 1
- Langness, James 1
- d'Autremont, Helen Congdon (Helen Clara Congdon), 1889-1966 1 ∧ less