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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.
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one 60 minute audiocassette tape. Subjects include Morgan Park.
Dates: 1994 October 8
Scope and Contents The collection contains minutes, constitution and by-laws, financial records, membership lists, and correspondence from 1930-1980. Club concerns and focuses include: utility problems, local celebrations, health issues, other community clubs, schools, and combating communism.
Scope and Contents The collection contains a June 10, 1959 letter to Beck's Ohio State University professor on the occasion of the professor's retirement and a September 13, 1959 reply from Professor Dan H. Eikenberry, and 8 bound volumes: 1921-1929 course work of George Beck; July 1930 Child Labor and Compulsory Attendance Laws of West Virginia; June 1931 Syllabus for Ohio State University course 817, Seminary in Secondary School Administration;...
Scope and Contents The collection consists of family photographs and two items related to the 1933-1934 city of Chicago 100 anniversary event called A Century of Progress. The Chicago items are a 1934 entry ticket "a short-term press pass" for Mrs. Edward Raymond Cluett who was Victoria Marie Benson Cluett. She was apparently staff of the Duluth Herald newspaper. There is a set of 19 photographs the size of playing cards, a few of which include Cluett, shot on the grounds of the Chicago Exposition. The remaining...
Scope and Contents This collection consists of photocopied family papers of Clinton and Julia Brooke who lived in the Lester Park neighborhood of Duluth. The copies include photographs, letters, some newspaper articles, and a Lester Park cookbook for time period of 1901-1912.
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one audiocassette tape of an oral history interview about life in Morgan Park.
Scope and Contents The collection consists primarily of black and white and color photographs by a photojournalist employed by a Duluth newspaper. The photographs are of the city of Duluth, events, people, as well as the northeast Minnesota area primarily from 1971, 1982-1990s; many are not dated and unidentified. A group of approximately 130 Duluth and Duluth-Superior harbor, black and white, 4x5 film negatives from about 1957 are also part of the collection. All of the negatives are aerial shots. While Mr....
Scope and Contents The collection consists of the records, letters, news coverage, editorials, and other written materials generated by the group to inform and persuade people to their point of view or in response to the Coalition and local points of view. UMD Professor Emeritus Iver Bogen and community resident Char Birdseye were primary members. The collection also contains 29 over sized rally posters. LISTEN TO DULUTH! [ with drawing of an ear ] DON'T WASTE TIME [clock face] DON'T WASTE...
Abstract The collection consists of correspondence, minutes from 1977, 1978, articles of incorporation, articles of incorporation for Institute of Afro-American Awareness, constitution and by-laws; an abstract from about 1972 “to marshal the resources of the black community; Urban Renewal Plan for Central Hillside Area, November 1972.
Scope and Contents Contains one photograph album titled College Days, compiled and lettered by Eloise Marie Decker during 1901-1902 while a student at Craggencroft school in Duluth, Minnesota. There are two copy negatives, one of Eloise at the time of her marriage in 1903, and one of her as a elderly woman. There are photocopies of the two photographs which were lent by the family for copying. Eloise's nickname was Pete. She and her brother gave each other nicknames when she was very young: she was Pete, he was...
Abstract The collection contain Duluth Garden Flower Society bylaws, minutes, 1932-1970; executive board minutes, 1927-1975; lists of executive board members and roll calls, 1933-1939; Society finances, 1953-1975; scrapbooks of newspaper clippings, programs, activities, club parties, Flower Show Schedules (booklets)1928-1990s; minimal correspondence, newspaper clippings, meeting agendas, brochures, photographs 1957-1990s, and dozens of scrapbooks for the Duluth Garden Flower Society and all of the...
Dates: 1927-2003; Majority of material found in 1930-1990
Scope and Contents The collection consists of 1 photograph and 140 color slides of the Duluth Heights Winter Frolic. The neighborhood Frolic was held in February beginning in 1946. The black and white photograph is an outdoor shot of the seven queen candidates from 1954 wearing winter, wool or leather jackets, headscarves, and mittens. The seven young women are identified as: Peggy Eckard, Darlene Christiansen, Lois Schramm, Beverly Esselstrom, Dorothy Holt, Dona Mae Merling, and Marjorie Koivisto. The 16mm color...
Scope and Contents The collection consists of approximately 1,240 black and white and color slides of Duluth sites, views, events, and activities from 1955-1973. The slides are in slide page protectors, identified and dated, and in good condition.
Scope and Contents The scrapbooks are comprised of newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1912-1947; Majority of material found in 1912-1940s, 1947
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
Scope and Contents The collection consists of family papers and photographs, organization records, and business records. The papers span Jansen’s life from grade school through college, political activities of the 1990s, Jansen's activism as a gay man, teaching career from Cal State Fresno through The College of St. Scholastica including the CSS grievance over tenure (1982-1983), the beginnings of his gay bar The Main Club, and the purchase and renovation of a Victorian house (his home in Duluth (1215 East Second...
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...
Scope and Contents The collection consists of interviews by Professor Richard Hudelson, Ph. D. of Donald Klaber on July 22, 1999 and March 2000. The focus of the first interview was Donald Klaber's life and coming of age in Europe and Palestine, volunteer military service in the British Army during WWII, his life and choices as a non-religious Jew, life in England, all prior to his arrival in the United States. The second interview covers Mr. Klaber and his WWII military experiences. There is a...
Dates: 1999-2000; Majority of material found in 1999, 2000
Scope and Contents The collection consists of two volumes of PTA minutes for both general membership meetings and board meetings (vol. 1 March 12, 1929 to March 6, 1933; vol. 2 March 14, 1933 to May 21, 1940), one volume of the executive board’s monthly meeting minutes (Sept. 2, 1935 to May 8, 1940) and scrapbooks for the academic years 1955-1956 and 1956-1957. A 1929 booklet of officers (1918-1929) and Bylaws is glued to the inside front cover of volume 2. An undated list of charter members and past presidents...
Dates: 1917-1957; Majority of material found in 1929-1940, 1951-1952, 1955-1957
Abstract Collection consists of price lists for the work of professional painters for 1910, 1911, 1917. Title of each three page list is Minimum Prices for Painting, Tinting, Finishing, etc.
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one record with two parts of the McDougall-Duluth Shipbuilding Company. The record’s first part is Table No. I titled Statement of Compensation Cases Adjusted by the McDougall-Duluth Company. The ten-pages begin with a five-page list of 198 names of people compensated for injury at Riverside. It dates from March 1919 to June 1920. It is arranged in File No. sequence. There are no corresponding files. The column headings are: File No., Emp. No., Name, Nature of Case...
Scope and Contents The collection consists of images and negatives made by or collected by Kenneth Moran. To the extent possible, photographers are identified. Images, by subject, size (oversized), and photographer's names are arranged in one alphabetical sequence. Original or copy negatives are noted. Separation sheets and "see" or "see also" references direct researchers to a photographer's work held in a separate NEMHC collection.
Dates: 1900-1996; Majority of material found in 1958-1966
Scope and Contents The collection consists of minutes, lists of committee members, funding information, expenses, exhibit subjects and timeline, a CD of the final exhibit on site.
Abstract The collection consists of the records of the Morgan Park School PTA.
Abstract The collection consists of minutes, script and typed copy, from July 26, 1909–December 24, 1931; a brief history of the Observation Community Club; its constitution and bylaws; the constitution and bylaws of other community clubs in the city; and a list of names and officers of various community clubs in the city that were used as “contacts”.
Abstract The collection consists of black and white photographs by Hjalmer C. Rykken amateur but experienced photographer, that were made between October 1958 and July 1962. Content of the photographs includes: streets, views of Lake Superior, Central High School, Fire Hall, the Hibbard Plant, Lakefront, the First Presbyterian Church, Elliott Packing Co., Park Point, and Rail Road tracks.
Dates: 1958-1962; Majority of material found in 1962
Scope and Contents The papers consist of six inches of material and four scrapbooks. Specifically, folders of photographs (1929-32, not dated) and political materials, a brief personal diary, and Duluth promotional items (1916-1937), and four scrapbooks of newspaper clippings (1924 October-1935 January) pertaining to information on Snively’s political life and public service including important initiatives for Duluth: zoo, parks, libraries, celebrity visits, structures, airport, roads, fraternal organizations,...
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 contains agendas and minutes, an audit covering the years 1975 and 1976, a National Commission on Neighborhoods case study of UWE-COACT, correspondence and reports pertaining to a funding controversy between UWE-COACT and United Way of Greater Duluth in 1977, news clippings, circulars, and newsletters.
- Duluth (Minn.) 24
- Photographs 19
- Families 18
- Duluth (Minn.)--History 16
- Business 13
- Associations, institutions, etc. 12
- Schools 11
- Education 10
- Organizations 10
- Women 10
- Buildings 9
- Educators 9
- Teachers 9
- Community life--Minnesota--Duluth 8
- Childhood and youth 7
- Employees 7
- Minutes 7
- Morgan Park (Duluth, Minn.) 7
- Newspaper clippings 7 ∧ less
- English 35
- Undetermined 2
- Duluth Public Schools (Duluth, Minn.) 4
- University of Minnesota, Duluth 3
- Carney, Jack 2
- Duluth Zoo (Duluth, Minn.) 2
- Hudelson, Richard 2
- IWW 2
- 1918 Forest Fire 1
- Alstadt, Rosalie 1
- Bayview Heights Community Club records 1
- Beck, George A., 1896-1991 1
- Benson, Charles and Anna Sandberg, 1868-1943, 1866-1943 1
- Brooke, Clinton, -1917 September 21 1
- Brooke, Julia E. 1
- Bussa, George and Lurine B. 1
- Carroll, Margaret 1
- Coalition to Stop the Des Moines 1
- Concerned Citizens for Central Hillside Community Center 1
- Curtis, Charles A., 1936-2002 1
- Decker, Eloise, 1882 February 12-1979 1
- Duluth (Minn.) Public Schools 1 ∧ less