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Abstract The collection consists of a scrapbook and a 1909 certificate from the Governor of Minnesota appointing Weaver to the rank of First Lieutenant in the Minnesota National Guard.
Dates: 1918 October 13-1919 May 10
Abstract The collection consists of 55 color 8x10 photographs of the Arena of Duluth, the bay, and skywalk system.
Dates: 1970s; Majority of material found in early to mid 1970’s
Abstract The collection contains records of the Duluth chapter and its sub-chapters, the Newcomer's Alumnae Club, Luncheon Group, and the Tuesday and Wednesday Groups.
Scope and Contents The collection contains minutes, contracts, correspondence, color snapshot photographs of the two days of events in West Duluth and at Bayfront Park, and a copy of the West Duluth Centennial Memory Book: West Duluth Duluth United for a Century 1894-1994.
Abstract The collection contains minutes, 1913–1933; a membership dues ledger, 1909–1916; a book of banquets, 1913–1915; correspondence, 1908–1917; and news clippings, 1898–1928.
Abstract The collection consists of a docketbook with index for April 17 – Aug. 8 1885. It also contains a Record of charters delivered to Officers from April 14th 1886 – May 19, 1887
Abstract The collection consists of 127 slides on the history and development of West Duluth, including reproduced historic images and views from the 1980s likely photographed by Robert VanKleek. These slides may have been used to illustrate public presentations by VanKleek on the history of West Duluth.
Dates: circa 1870-1990
Scope and Contents The collection contains six scrapbooks: 1934-1951, 1951-1966, 1966-1980, 1980-1987, 1987-1991, 1991-1997. The scrapbooks hold lists of past presidents and members, newspaper clippings, announcements, programs, and a few snapshots. Occasionally there are articles of national interest. There are no minutes nor financial records.
Abstract Minutes of a Duluth social club formerly located at 1909 1/2 West Superior Street.
Scope and Contents This collection contains 140 photographs of Duluth and 16 items of Superior, Wisconsin. All of the photographs are 4x6 or snapshots and have no corresponding negatives. A few of the photographs of Michigan street and 202 West Superior street includes signs for Western Auto Stores or Western Auto Stores Service Department. The collection contains photographs of street views on Superior street in eastern and downtown...
Dates: 1949 March-1953 February; Majority of material found in 1949, 1953
Abstract The collection consists of minutes, reports, financial records, and policy and planning documents generated by WLSSD.
Abstract The collection contains newspaper clippings concerning police department appointments, the liquor issue, burglaries, traffic accidents, the hospital unit, fire prevention and the death of Leonidas Merritt.
Abstract The collection consists of a photograph of Arthur B. White; a 1913 Orpheum Theater calendar; photocopied pages pertaining to Duluth from The Saga of the Shufflin' Kid, by White (1940); and genealogical information about the Foote family.
Dates: 1913-1940; Majority of material found in 1913
Abstract The collection contains a log book of vessels passing through the Duluth ship canal.
Abstract The collection consists of 14 photographs of Dr. William WIckstrom’s family and John and Maria Wickstrom’s friends, as well as a written transcript of an interview by Dr. Richard Hudelson narrated by Dr. William Wickstrom about local labor history and the Carneys.
Abstract The collection contains news clippings concerning Wieland's work in history and his life, 1932–1972; business and personal letters, 1939-1946; typed copies of papers written by Wieland, 1935–1942; and a published pamphlet by Wieland, Americanism and World Peace,1925.
Abstract The collection contains poems by Edith Williams. Themes of the poems include Duluth, veterans, soldiers, and the military.
Dates: circa 1920
Abstract Contains records related to KUMD's Wise Women Radio.
Scope and Contents The collection holds papers and publications that reflect the family life, recreational hobbies, service activities, and professional interests of Dr. Wolff. There are a few family photographs.
Dates: 1918-2006; Majority of material found in 1949-1995
Abstract In 1979 historian Barbara Sommer interviewed nine Duluth, Minnesota area women who worked in business or the professions. The women discussed their reasons for entering the various professions they represent, including doctor, lawyer, arts administrator, library director, banker, small business owner and business employees. They also described their reasons for entering their field, their reactions to it, the reactions of colleagues and commented generally on the impact their careers have had...
Abstract In 1978 and 1979 historian Barbara Sommer interviewed fifteen women form the Duluth, Minnesota area who were involved in politics as elected officials or activists. In the interviews the women discussed their reasons for entering politics, their involvements past and present, and their own and their families' reactions to their involvement in politics. The collection consists of audio recordings of the interviews, typed indexes to the topics covered in the recordings, copies of the question...
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 consists of records on artists and performers the Institute brought or attempted to bring to Duluth.
Scope and Contents The collection consists exclusively of photographs of students, staff, and faculty of the college. Mounted silver gelatin photographs, some damaged, of unidentified groups of people or arranged, clustered portraits (headshots) of unidentified individuals. See itemized list.
Abstract The collection consists of two scrapbooks solely containing news clippings covering anti-sabotage programs, commodity rationing, test blackouts, division of city into district, air raid precautions, and other subjects concering home front activities in Duluth, Minnesota during World War II.
Abstract The collection is the product of classroom assignments by undergraduate students in the Writing for the Social Sciences courses from 1990-1993.
Abstract Contains photograph albums from The Young Old Timers of the West End.
Dates: 1911-1926; Majority of material found in 1911, 1926, not dated
Scope and Contents The collection contains four scrapbook volumes of newspaper clippings of company advertisements, bread industry advertisements, and related newspaper stories on Zinsmaster and its competitors (1919-1934). There are also black and white 8x10 photographs of the silver trophy and four wrapped loaves of Zinsmaster's bread (March 22, 1925), Duluth Zinsmaster Co. open house at the plant, one colored architect’s rendering of Zinsmaster plant (11X14), and one original architectural ink drawing of the...
Dates: 1919-1977; Majority of material found in 1919-1934
- Subject: Duluth (Minn.) X
- Collecting Area
- University of Minnesota Duluth Archives and Special Collections 473
- Upper Midwest Jewish Archives 4
- Performing Arts Archives 1
- Duluth (Minn.) 327
- Photographs 153
- Duluth (Minn.)--History 151
- Newspaper clippings 104
- Minutes 93
- Correspondence 82
- Organizations 73
- Scrapbooks 66
- Business 63
- Publications 60
- Letters 58
- Families 55
- Women 54
- Businesses 50
- Membership Lists 42
- Buildings 39
- Financial records 39
- Clubs 37
- Neighborhoods 37
- Government records 36 ∧ less
- English 441
- Undetermined 26
- English 10
- Yiddish 2
- English, Old (ca.450-1100) 1
- Hebrew 1 ∧ less
- Archives and Special Collections, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections 14
- United States Steel Corporation 12
- Duluth Public Schools (Duluth, Minn.) 10
- United States Steel Company 10
- University of Minnesota, Duluth 10
- Minnesota 8
- Old Settlers Association of the Head of Lake Superior (Duluth, Minn.) 8
- Duluth (Minn.) Public Schools 5
- Duluth News Tribune (Duluth, Minn. : 1892) 5
- Duluth News-Tribune (Duluth, Minn. : 1987) 5
- Sommer, Barbara 5
- St. Louis County Historical Society (Saint Louis County, Minn.) 5
- American Steel & Wire Division 4
- Duluth Boat Club (Minn.) 4
- Duluth Junior College 4
- Duluth Zoo (Duluth, Minn.) 4
- IWW 4
- Marshall-Wells Company (Duluth, Minn.) 4
- Marshall-Wells Hardware Company (Duluth, Minn.) 4
- Minnesota. Legislature. House of Representatives 4 ∧ less