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Mary Clara Post papers

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Identifier: S3128
Abstract The collection contains: copies of letters to newspapers, 1854–1859; two news clippings about Mary Clara Post, 1934–1941; and one scrapbook consisting of newspaper clippings of Post's articles as a correspondent and poems written by her and by others, 1853–1891.
Dates: 1853-1941

Postcard From a Lynching, radio broadcast

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Identifier: S6027
Abstract “Remembering the Past, Looking to the Future” is a Minnesota Public Radio broadcast which was produced and written by Ms. Stephanie Hemphill and Mr. Chris Julin of Duluth’s MPR affiliate station. It was aired June 7, 2001 as part of a week of events in Duluth, Minnesota planned by the MEMORIAL COMMITTEE. The Committee sought to commemorate the deaths of three African-American circus workers in Duluth on June 15, 1920. The victims, lynched by a mob, were Elias Clayton, Elmer Jackson and Isaac...
Dates: 2001 June 7

William M. and Mina N. Prindle family papers

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Identifier: S4526
Abstract The Prindle papers are very incomplete for a family who lived in Duluth from the 1880’s to the 1970s. They consists of color lantern slides, family photographs and portraits, a guest book (scrapbook) of visitors to the Duluth house at 2211 Greysolon Road, photographs of Vassar College, 16 mm films and transfers of film to VHS format in 1993; 56 35mm color negatives of the 2211 Greysolon house rooms and grounds shot by family friend and architect Thomas Shefchik, decades after the Prindle family...
Dates: 1883-1972; Majority of material found in 1906-1972

James N. Prior papers

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Identifier: S3786
Abstract The collection consists of: certificate of discharge (1871); letter (1872); Declaration paper, Marquette, Michigan, 1878; marriage certificate; Jessie Sparrow’s genealogy; Certificate of Citizenship, 1888; Nobles of the Mystic Shrine certificate; Dept. of Commerce & Labor, Washington letters; and one carte-de-visite of Jessie (?).
Dates: 1871-1910

Railroad Location and Growth Characteristics of the Twin Ports transcript

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Identifier: S2336
Abstract The collection contains a transcript of a talk by Donald Shank, presented to Lutheran Brotherhood in Superior, Wisconsin on January 29, 1980.
Dates: 1980

John G. Rakowsky papers

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Identifier: S3093
Abstract The collection contains a plat of the area John Rakowsky settled in Duluth, circa 1855, a portrait photo and photo of Rakowsky's funeral bier, and biographical information.
Dates: circa 1855-1914

Arthur E. Ramberg collection

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Identifier: S2217
Abstract The collection includes photographs, newspaper clippings, and correspondence.
Dates: circa 1906-1961

Real Estate Companies collection

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Identifier: S4580
Abstract Collection contains letters on letterhead stationery, marketing materials, and certificates.
Dates: 1888-1962

Red Cliff Lumber Company photograph album

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Identifier: S4516
Abstract The album is a nearly day-by-day visual log of new construction of a mill at the Duluth waterfront, presumably at 39th Avenue West.
Dates: 1913 April 10-1913 December 2

Henry H. Reed postcard collecton

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Identifier: S4421
Abstract The collection is made up of a variety of postcards from Duluth, Minnesota, the United States and miscellaneous places.
Dates: 1900-1918

A Rendezvous with History conference proceedings

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Identifier: S2349
Abstract The collections consists of four audiocassettes. The recordings contain addresses delivered at the conference.
Dates: 1979

Rendstrom Grocery order book

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Identifier: S3778
Abstract The collection consists of one food order book dated August 21 to November 7, 1900. The content shows purchases on a daily basis.
Dates: 1900; Majority of material found in 1900 August 21 – November 7

Resort Discrimination records

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Identifier: umja0029
Abstract This collection consists of letters and pamphlets relating to the discrimination of guests; specifically of the Jewish religion, to resorts, hotels, and lodges in northern Minnesota, Ontario, Canada, and north western Wisconsin.
Dates: 1940-1949

T.J. Richardson sketchbook

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Identifier: S3181
Abstract The collection contains one small sketchbook of Duluth scenes and citizens.
Dates: 1881

Robert J. Jansen Pride Collection

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Identifier: U6201
Scope and Contents This collection consists of family papers and photographs, organization records, business records, and personal papers and photographs. They span Jansen’s life from grade school through the late 2010s. Included are records related to his teaching career at St. Scholastica and with the Daisy Hill Theater; family photographs and genealogy; extensive records related to the establishment and life of The Main Club as the first openly gay bar in Superior, WI; and extensive records related to Jansen’s...
Dates: 1957-2018

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

Eustache Roussain papers

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Identifier: S3195
Abstract The collection contains a letter book with 35 letters by many people.
Dates: 1859-1870

Francois Roussain letters

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Identifier: S3669
Abstract The collection contains a letter in French with English translation to Francois Roussain from a missionary concerning land at Fond du Lac and a note to Roussain from John Caddotte.
Dates: 1852-1856; Majority of material found in 1852, 1856

Royal and Select Masters, Duluth Council Number 6 records

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Identifier: S3074
Abstract Collection contains by-laws, 1883, and officers and membership list, 1892, of the Duluth Council Number 6, Royal and Select Masters (Masonic order).
Dates: 1883-1892; Majority of material found in 1883, 1892

Royal Arch Masons, Keystone Chapter Number 20, Duluth (Minn.) records

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Identifier: S3072
Abstract Collection contains a bylaws guidebook, 1869, from the Minnesota Royal Arch Masons, and officers and membership list,1892, of the Keystone Chapter Number 20, chartered on January 10, 1872.
Dates: 1869-1892; Majority of material found in 1869, 1892

Mark Ryan video documentary, Snively’s Road

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Identifier: S6025
Abstract This popular 2000 documentary video is also titled “Snively’s Road: The History of Skyline Parkway”, and was available for sale through Ryan. Mark Ryan has presented the video as a program and lectured on the subject of the development and history of Skyline Drive.
Dates: 2000

Hjalmer C. Rykken photographs

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Identifier: S4525
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

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

Saturday Lunch Club records

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Identifier: S3633
Abstract The collection contains letters to members informing them of meetings, booklets listing members, and records of speakers, members, secretarial and financial matters, and photographs.
Dates: 1926-1980

Michael Scalise papers

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Identifier: S4495
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.
Dates: 1921-1979

Scott-Graff Lumber Company records

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Identifier: S2258
Abstract The collection contains corporate and financial records and minutes; job site and construction records; publicity records; and oversized photos and blueprints.
Dates: 1880-1967

Scrapbooks

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Identifier: S4442
Abstract The collection consists of 4 spiral bound scrapbooks containing newspaper clippings from the Duluth News Tribune for the years 1935-1941.
Dates: 1935-1941

Seaway Port Authority of Duluth records

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Identifier: S2348
Abstract The collection contains annual reports, 1954-1977, minutes, 1930-1977, correspondence, files by office divisions, legal materials, news clippings, publications, and photographs.
Dates: 1927-1978

Thomas J. Shefchik family papers

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Identifier: S6049
Abstract The collection consists of family papers, a small number of the architectural records and drawings, photographs, film strips, and slides for a few building projects reflecting a portion of the long careers of father and son.
Dates: 1920-1990

Omar H. Simonds scrapbooks

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Identifier: S3149
Abstract The collection contains four scrapbooks.
Dates: 1889-1909

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