Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 4 of 4

Richard H. Hudelson labor history research collection

 Collection
Identifier: S6143
Scope and Contents 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
Dates: 1880-2006; Majority of material found in 1883-1978

Jussi K. and Olga S. Kangas papers

 Collection
Identifier: S6064
Scope and Contents The Kangas papers provide a look at individuals enrolled and employed at the Work People's College located in a neighborhood of Duluth called Smithville. In the 1920s a Work People's College guest and house mother named Olga Johansson met and married Jussie Knute Kangas a teacher of bookkeeping at the college. The collection consists of photographs (1921-1942) of the Work People's College buildings, students, classrooms, dining hall, a friend of the Kangases, a picnic at Fairmount...
Dates: 1921-1942

Labor History collection

 Collection
Identifier: S4426
Abstract While surveying the collections of the NEMHC for the Minnesota Radicalism project, these items were identified as potentially useful for labor development research. Additional materials will be added to this collection as they are donated and appropriate.
Dates: 1891-1965

Edward E. Slonim oral history interview

 Collection
Identifier: S6098
Scope and Contents In these audiotapes Mr. Slonim discusses growing up, his neighborhood, and recollections of his father, whom he describes as idealistic, generous and impractical. Mr. Edward SLonim compares himself to his father: “I am practical and realistic.” Also mentioned are O. E. Thompson and Dr. Max Hirschfield.
Dates: June 2007