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Bound local newspapers (teaching aids)

Identifier: U6211
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

Congdon Family papers

Identifier: U6192
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

Duluth Bicentennial Living History Project oral history recordings

Identifier: S2358a
Abstract The collection consists of audiocassette recordings of four individuals discussing their lives and businesses in Duluth, Minnesota. The discussions were recorded in 1975.
Dates: 1975

Duluth Interfaith Sanctuary Committee records

Identifier: U6206
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

Duluth School Bus photograph

Identifier: U6241
Abstract The collection consisits of one photograph of a Duluth school bus.
Dates: circa 1930s

Duluth-Superior Transit trolleybus photographs

Identifier: U6240
Abstract The collection contains 37 medium- and large-format negatives of trolleybuses and other transportation equipment.
Dates: 1957

Helge A. Gustafson Photograph Collection

Identifier: U6195
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...
Dates: 1916-1988

James Langness papers

Identifier: PA014
Abstract Collection contains the papers of James Langness, documenting his career with The Duluth Little Theatre.
Dates: 1925-1933

Kaner Family papers

Identifier: umja0157
Abstract This collection consists of materials related to the Kaner family who owned businesses in Duluth, Minnesota.
Dates: 1945-2001

Normanna Male Chorus Duluth records

Identifier: U6197
Abstract Contains records of the Normanna Male Chorus of Duluth, Minnesota, including meeting minutes, bylaws and constitutions, songbooks, scrapbooks, photographs, sound recordings, and other items.
Dates: 1908-1987

Northeastern Minnesota COVID-19 Community Archive Project

Identifier: U6232-UMD
Abstract The collection contains materials related to the COVID-19 pandemic as it was experienced in Northeastern Minnesota.
Dates: 2020 - 2021

Resort Discrimination records

Identifier: umja0029
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.
Dates: 1940-1949

Robert J. Jansen Pride Collection

Identifier: U6201
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...
Dates: 1957-2018

Warren R. Muir Reserve Mining Case papers

Identifier: U6199
Abstract The collection includes research files, reports, court proceedings, and other materials.
Dates: 1973-1976