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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.
Abstract The collection includes minutes of the Aftenro Society, some written in Norwegian; historical logs; scrapbooks; correspondence; annual reports; and photographs. It also includes one audiotape of Mrs. Arnold Berg, Aftenro historian, recounting the history of Aftenro Society.
Abstract The collection consists of two series: correspondence and photographs. This collection shows only a small segment of the Alworth family business.
Scope and Contents The collection contains minutes (1971-2001), correspondence, activity information, and two photograph albums chronicling chapter activities and events.
Abstract The collection consists of 24 black and white photographs of the Duluth Aerial Bridge, North Shore scenes, Kakabeka Falls of Ontario, Canada, Grand Marais, Temperance River, ore boats, Split Rock Lighthouse, Gun Flint Trail, and others.
Dates: 1937-1968; Majority of material found in 1937, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1968
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
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
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 The collection consists of family photographs that document women workers in the U. S. Steel plant in Morgan Park, and one work identification badge.
Abstract The collection contains photographs of Duluth, primarily West Duluth, gathered from a variety of sources.
Abstract The collection contains a diploma, photograph and news clippings from 1904–1972, a plant sketchbook, a scrapbook, and various items of Benton Byers' father Fredrick W. Byers including journals, notes, and letters from the Civil War.
Abstract Cabinet and photographic post cards donated because there is evidence in most of the images that they were taken or in some way connected to Duluth.
Dates: circa 1906
Abstract The collection consists of seven cabinet cards, all but one of which is albumen.
Dates: circa 1890s
Scope and Contents The collection consists of family photographs, papers, and a scrapbook primarily documenting the life of Gayle Thoreson Carlson (d. 2000), and her husband Carl E. Carlson (d. 1992), as well as information on Proctor, Minnesota and the Cozy Café. Miscellaneous papers including: booklet “Constitution and Rules of Naturalization Club of French Canadians of Duluth” in French; a bowling banquet program from 1950, “Pyramid” letter, miscellaneous; Wedding photographs and guest book; Gayle...
Dates: about 1900-1973
Scope and Contents The collection contains one bound volume of 53 exterior and interior black and white silver gelatin 8x10 photographs by L. P. Gallagher from 1941 of the Carlson house and furnishings at 202 North 24th Avenue East, Duluth, Minnesota, small hand-drawn floor plans of the basement and three floors, one 5x7 photograph of the house under construction with the workmen in 1910, and a detail of an undated photograph identified as architect Robert Lobecke. The Flemish style house, designed by architects...
Dates: 1910-1941; Majority of material found in 1910, 1941
Abstract The collection consists of photographs by Caswell & Davy. The photographs are of Superior Street from 1st or 2nd Avenue West, looking east up the hill and down toward the water; also, there is a photograph of the steamer "Arizona" from 1868.
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....
Abstract The collection contains records of Clyde Iron Company (1889), Northwestern Supply Company (1899), Northwestern Manufacturing Company (1899), Clyde Iron Works, Cleveland Duluth Company, Inc. (1920), Willamette Clyde Company (Oregon, 1923), Cleveland Duluth Holding Company of Minnesota (1926) and Clyde Iron Works Sales Company (renamed Clyde Sales Company) the sole distributor for Clyde Iron Works. There are no records of the Clyde Equipment Company.
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
Abstract The collection contains correspondence, photographs and newsclippings of President Coolidge's visit to Duluth, Minnesota in 1928.
Abstract The collection contains a typed diary, scrapbooks, photographs, and miscellany.
Abstract The collection contains two photographs of the school and one of five students; calendars with descriptions, photographs, cost, and classes offered; invitations to parents; two report cards; financing contract; and account of presentation of Julia Ward Howe.
Abstract The collection consists of 8x10 and oversized (on linen rolled) original prints of photographs by Crandall and Fletcher of Duluth, Minnesota.
Dates: 1901-1902; Majority of material found in some not dated
Abstract The collection contains correspondence, awards and certificates, lawyers' case records, news clippings, photographs, and manuscripts on local history. The collection also includes one photograph alubm of snap shots and post card photographs.
Abstract The collection contains correspondence, diaries, articles and addresses written by Darling, a subject file, personal financial materials, news clippings, photographs, and engineering plans.
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...
Scope and Contents Photographs taken in various Duluth locations for use as court exhibits. Some of the copies have case file numbers and most have names of Clerk of Court and photographers. John Owens, George F. Chester, J. P. Johnson, A. J. Taylor, are all Clerks of District Court. Photographers are: Louis P. Gallapher; Crandall and Fletcher, James Maher, Eclipse View Company, Zenith View Company. The collection consists of 42 photocopies of the original prints and 42 copy negatives of the original...
Dates: 1896-1907, 1951; Majority of material found in 1896-1907, 1951
Abstract The collection consists of the Commission's files incuding: application to the American Revolution Bicentennial Commission to become a bicentennial city, articles of incorporation and by-laws, financial records, correspondence, manuscripts on local history that were published in the book Duluth: Sketches of the Past, project files by month, Voyageurs Canoe Trip reenactment files, news clippings, brochures and programs, photographs, and proposals.
Abstract The collection contains club publications, 1891-1920; news clippings, 1912-1972; a 1916 petition urging the National Association of Amateur Oarsmen to hold their regatta in Duluth; two scrapbooks, 1904-1918; legal papers and photographs concerning a suit by Union Construction Co., 1936-1941; photographs of the Duluth Rowing Squad; and miscellany.
- Photographs 153
- Duluth (Minn.) 105
- Newspaper clippings 47
- Duluth (Minn.)--History 42
- Scrapbooks 31
- Correspondence 30
- Minutes 30
- Duluth (Minn.)--History--Pictorial works 29
- Families 29
- Publications 27
- Organizations 26
- Buildings 23
- Women 23
- Business 20
- Neighborhoods 20
- Architecture 19
- Businesses 16
- Clubs 15
- Letters 15
- Schools 15 ∧ less
- English 142
- Undetermined 10
- English 3
- United States Steel Corporation 6
- United States Steel Company 5
- University of Minnesota, Duluth 5
- Duluth Zoo (Duluth, Minn.) 4
- Duluth Boat Club (Minn.) 3
- Duluth Public Schools (Duluth, Minn.) 3
- Marshall-Wells Company (Duluth, Minn.) 3
- Marshall-Wells Hardware Company (Duluth, Minn.) 3
- Carney, Jack 2
- Duluth Chamber of Commerce (Duluth, Minn.) 2
- Duluth Junior College 2
- Duluth News Tribune (Duluth, Minn. : 1892) 2
- Duluth News-Tribune (Duluth, Minn. : 1987) 2
- Duluth State Teachers College 2
- Gallagher Studio, 1913-1977 2
- Hudelson, Richard 2
- IWW 2
- Kelley-How-Thomson Company 2
- McKenzie, Hugh, 1879-1957 2
- Minnesota Power and Light Company 2 ∧ less