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Scope and Contents The collection consists of industrial photographs taken by the donor during the duration of his studio's operation in Virginia, Minnesota which closed in 1956. Mr. Barclay continued shooting for industrial clients through 1963. The images primarily document the mining industry of the Mesabi Iron Range, but there are a few photographs of Iron Range community small businesses, buildings, and houses of various towns including Aurora, Cook, Hibbing, and Virginia (airport, courthouse, hospital,...
Dates: 1910, 1951-1963; Majority of material found in 1951-1963
Abstract The collection contains personal and financial correspondence, letterpress books, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, manuscripts written about local and family history, financial records, legal papers, maps, photographs, one audio cassette of an interview, and reference materials.
Abstract The collection contains one 16mm, black and white, silent film (17 min.) of a 1936 mining inspection trip and tour conducted by U.S. Steel and Ford, Bacon, and Davis, Inc. The tour included Duluth, Minnesota and the surrounding area including the iron range.
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one folder of correspondence (1909-1912) between Minnesota Steel Company and American Hoist and Derrick Company of St. Paul, Minnesota. The correspondence concerns the purchase and installation of two locomotive cranes from American Hoist and Derrick by the Minnesota Steel Company.
Abstract The collection contains minutes, reports by the relief committee which visited Club members who were ill or in need of financial assistance, correspondence, files from the credit union operated by the Club, fuel deduction lists indicating individuals who participated in the Club's program for the joint purchase of heating fuel, financial records, photographs, and architectural drawings.
Abstract The collection contains a bound record book of numerical listing of patients treated at the Morgan Park private hospital in Duluth, Minnesota.
Dates: 1916 October-1925 November
Abstract The collection holds: Fishing licenses (1938-1961), 15 photographs of Morgan Park Good Fellowship Club and U.S. Steel Plant activities and personnel (1915-1925, 1950); 2 newspaper clippings of appointment of Grand Herald in Odd Fellows (1931); notice of GFC meeting (n.d.); list of contributors to Emil Scalise’s retirement gift; Army Navy E War Production Award certificate (1945); April 29, 1934 United Protestant Church Odd Fellows program.
Abstract The collection contains descriptions of the new American Steel and Wire Division plant; a news release, a tour folder, two booklets on the Duluth plant and a booklet on the American Steel and Wire Division describing the industry and all its plants with eight photographs. Also included are photograph albums and photographic negatives.
Dates: 1908-1960; Majority of material found in 1908-1923, 1954-1960
Abstract The amateur video consists of 10 minutes of silent black and white footage from 1972 of the plant grounds, plus five minutes of color footage from 1986.
Dates: 1972-1986; Majority of material found in 1972, 1986
Abstract The collection consists of three interviews concerning union organizing activities, factory working conditions, labor politics, and the experiences of Croatian immigrants in northern Minnesota. Earl Bester, Nick Borovack, and Joe Paszak were interviewed by Jean Johnson of radio station WDTH.
Abstract The collection consists of two interviews that cover topics and recollections spanning 1919-1960s. The narrators are Sally E. Solomon (approximately 75 minutes) and Pearl Barker (85 minutes).
Dates: 1991 January 1-1991 June 15
Abstract The collection is the product of classroom assignments by undergraduate students in the Writing for the Social Sciences courses from 1990-1993.
- Morgan Park (Duluth, Minn.) 10
- Photographs 6
- Steel industry and trade 6
- Duluth (Minn.) 4
- Business 3
- Duluth (Minn.)--History 3
- Iron mines and mining 3
- Iron ranges--Minnesota 3
- Oral history 3
- Oral history interviews 3
- Childhood and youth 2
- Correspondence 2
- Families 2
- Iron ranges 2
- Labor--History 2
- Ledgers 2
- Letters 2
- Mesabi Range (Minn.) 2
- Minutes 2
- Physicians 2 ∧ less
- English 11
- Undetermined 1
- United States Steel Company 10
- American Steel & Wire Division 4
- American Hoist & Derrick Company 1
- Barclay, Durant, Jr., 1919 June 22-2005 September 24 1
- Duluth Public Schools (Duluth, Minn.) 1
- Duluth, Missabe and Iron Range Railway Company 1
- Duluth, Missabe and Northern Railway Company 1
- KUMD-FM 1
- Kurrle, Laura L., 1971?- 1
- Mark E. Medved, 1950?- 1
- Merritt family 1
- Merritt, Alfred R., 1847-1926 1
- Merritt, Alva Lucien, (1875-1947) 1
- Merritt, Leonidas, 1844-1926 1
- Minnesota Power and Light Company 1
- Minnesota Steel Company 1
- Morgan Park Good Fellowship Club (Duluth, Minn.) 1
- Morgan Park Hospital (Duluth, Minn.) 1
- Odd Fellows, Grand United Order of 1 ∧ less