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1918 Forest Fire documents

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Identifier: S6057
Scope and Contents This collection is intended to accommodate miscellaneous, primary documents related to the October 12, 13, 1918 Cloquet-Moose Lake forest fire and its aftermath when provenance or donor information about the material is unclear or not known. It currently holds publications, reports and items from state court records, produced by state agencies, and professional photographers.
Dates: 1918-1920s

Allied Printing Trades Council records

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Identifier: S6142
Scope and Contents The collection contains miscellaneous correspondence and mailings from other Printing Trades 1918-1928, and one volume of Council minutes, May 1937 to April 1944.
Dates: 1918-1944

Architectural drawings collection

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Identifier: S3175
Abstract The collection contains architects' drawings and specifications for buildings. Almost all the plans are for structures in northeastern Minnesota, with some plans by local architects for buildings in other areas.
Dates: 1896-1976

Baldwin Flats photographs

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Identifier: S3756
Abstract The Baldwin Flats are located at 711 – 715 West Second Street, Duluth, Minnesota, built in 1891 – 92. The thirteen prints comprising this collection were copied from a photograph album loaned to the St. Louis County Historical Society, the copy prints and negatives were then transferred to the NEMHC. The prints show the exterior and interior of the building.
Dates: circa 1899

Duluth Living Wage Coalition records

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Identifier: S6091
Scope and Contents The collection includes Erik Peterson’s committee meeting notes of Duluth and St. Louis County, case statements, meeting rosters, meeting notices, agendas, minutes, publicity materials, relevant publications by Good Jobs First and Smart Growth, support documents, newspaper articles about this local and other states’ living wage campaigns. There are also files on living wage issues as they relate to child care costs and wages. Other participants: County Commissioner Liz Prebich, YWCA Executive...
Dates: 1989-2003

Duluth Photographers' Studios photograph collection

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Identifier: S4409
Abstract The collection consists of 21 photographs from Duluth photographers' studios.
Dates: 1895-1910

Duluth Planning and Development Department news clippings and photographs

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Identifier: S2302-2
Abstract The collection consists of news clipping files pertaining to various city problems and concerns. These files were compiled by the Duluth, Minnesota Planning and Development Department.
Dates: 1964-1976

Family Life and Children research resources collection

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Identifier: S6048
Scope and Contents The materials comprising this collection are secondary resources Dr. Carlson gathered over time to support her research, including the publication A Childhood in Minnesota : Exploring the Lives of Ojibwe and Immigrant Families, 1880s-1920s . The collection consists of photocopies of relevant resources from state and local archives and photographic reprints of primarily Swedish, Finnish, and Ojibwe families and children.
Dates: 1890-1990

General Postcard collection

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Identifier: S2282
Abstract All postcards donated to the archives are added to this collection. The cards are arranged by the subjects used in the general historical photograph collection; the subjects are filed alphabetically.
Dates: circa 1900-

General Poster collection

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Identifier: S2257
Abstract The collection contains posters for events, publications, and organizations from Duluth and northeastern Minnesota.
Dates: 1980-

George A. Newton photographs

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Identifier: S2381
Abstract The collection consists of cabinet cards and unmounted, primarily, albumen prints stamped with Newton's name or his advertisement.  It is assumed he made the photographs.
Dates: circa 1880-1900

Clara A. Helwig papers

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Identifier: S4406
Abstract The collection includes ten personal letters, seven letters of recommendation, and one letter from the Duluth Humane Society concerning Helwig's handling of truant and delinquent children. Document types include originals, photocopies, and typed transcriptions.
Dates: 1889-1903

Lakeshore Bypass Committee records

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Identifier: S4477
Abstract The collection consists of a small quantity of notes, research materials, incorporation papers, financial records, legal briefs, correspondence, and newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1975-1983

Arlene Lehto papers

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Identifier: S2361
Abstract The collection contains documents from the Arrowhead Regional Development Commission, the Great Lakes Basin Commission, and the Save Lake Superior Association. Also included are Lehto’s legislative papers, subject files, and publications.
Dates: 1971-1983

Charles E. Lovett papers

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Identifier: S3041
Abstract The collection contains diaries, news clippings, photographs, and reference materials.
Dates: 1873-1925

National Organization for Women (Minnesota) records

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Identifier: S2326
Abstract The collection contains minutes, annual/chapter reports, membership list, correspondence, news releases, by-laws, legislative platforms, resolutions, committee proposals and minutes, state conference information, bus trips to the capitol, photographs, information from related organizations, miscellaneous, newspaper clippings, and oversized posters. Materials from both the Duluth, Minnesota chapter and the statewide, Minnesota, organization are represented in the collection.
Dates: 1977-1984

Newspapers special issues

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Identifier: S2453
Abstract This collection contains special issues of newspapers pertinent to local history, covering a variety of topics such as anniversary or dedicatory occasions and so forth.
Dates: 1933-1982

Norrgard Anishinaabe Collection Waasa Inaabidaa Archives

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Identifier: 1378
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1999-2001

Ross family photograph albums

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Identifier: S6110
Scope and Contents The collection consists of two photograph albums. The first contains family photos with some descriptive information in the first section of the album. These photos are of a high quality for amateur photos and include some shots taken with a Korelle Reflex camera with a telephoto lens. The second contains photos of Minnesota Power and Light installations with dates and descriptions.
Dates: 1919-1937

George B. Sargent papers

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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

St. Louis County Medical Society records

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Identifier: S6075
Scope and Contents The collection consists of minutes and rosters from the Regular and Executive Committee meetings from 1906 to 1985, minutes for the Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology subsections from 1941-1951. Also included are materials relating to the Procurement and Assignment Service during World War II including an indexed list of doctors, and financial and administrative records for the Society's D.L. Tilderquist Memorial Library from 1960-1972, as well as miscellaneous materials including obituaries,...
Dates: 1906 December-1985 December

St. Louis County Sheriff's Department Jail Division records

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Identifier: S6055
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one file of a few loose pages, one volume titled Prison Calendar (June 1871-April 1890) and two record series in bound volumes: Register of Prisoners and Board of Prisoners. The Register of Prisoners covers May 1890-1900, 1911- 1989, and Board [housing cost] of Prisoners covers April 1899 - October 1960. There is one inconsistent volume like a Register of Prisoners: it is for Hibbing, Minnesota titled Jail Records of County Prisoners, Hibbing...
Dates: 1871-1989

Steamer Winyah log book

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Identifier: S3084
Abstract The collection contains a ship's log book, June 1933-July 1935, noting route, time and weather conditions of 18 voyages of the Steamer Winyah, a freighter that served commercial fisherman along the north shore of Lake Superior and Isle Royale. Also included is a pamphlet of regulations of the Duluth-Superior harbor.
Dates: 1933-1935

John Terrass photograph collection

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Identifier: S6092
Scope and Contents The collection contains 32 black and white silver gelatin images. The hand-written pencil information on many of the photograph mounts was presumably provided by the photographer John Terrass. The descriptive locations or names of buildings were supplied by the archives’ staff. The photographs have been grouped by areas of Duluth (e.g., downtown, Minnesota Point, etc.), numbered, and itemized.
Dates: September 1898

Work People's College records

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Identifier: S6133
Scope and Contents The collection consists exclusively of photographs of students, staff, and faculty of the college. Mounted silver gelatin photographs, some damaged, of unidentified groups of people or arranged, clustered portraits (headshots) of unidentified individuals. See itemized list.
Dates: 1915-1937

Writing for the Social Sciences course records

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Identifier: S4491
Abstract The collection is the product of classroom assignments by undergraduate students in the Writing for the Social Sciences courses from 1990-1993.
Dates: 1990-1993