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1918 Forest Fire documents
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.
Paul E. Anderson photographs
The collection consists of color and black and white photographs of the interior and exterior of the Old Main building on the lower campus of the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD).
Baldwin Flats photographs
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.
Jay O. Bergeson papers
The collection contains two typewritten notebooks, 1911–1924, and a dismantled photograph collection album, 1914–1922, all pertaining to the Mesaba Railway Company.
Bronx YMCA photographs
Collected photographs from the Bronx branch of the YMCA of Greater New York, primarily exterior and interior building shots and athletic activities, as well as group photos.
Charles A. Curtis photograph collection
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.
District Court exhibit photographs
The collection consists of District Court exhibit photographs filed in the Clerk of Court’s office between 1911 and 1917 approximately. The photographs appear to be accident scenes or locations of accidents/incidents in Chisholm, Virginia, Biwabik, and Gilbert, MN.
Duluth Downtown Restoration Proposal report
The collection consists of a four page report and one page cover letter, both dated April 1, 1966, and 26 black and white silver gelatin, 8x10, photographs. The photographs are of blocks and buildings between Michigan Street and Second Street, Mesabi Avenue to Third Ave. East.
Duluth Historic Resources Survey records
The collection consists of the field data gathered to constitute a survey and organized into the Final Report. This data consists of detailed information on buildings, sites and other cultural resources in the Duluth community.
Duluth Public Library photograph collection
The collection consists of original and copy prints and negatives of Duluth, buildings, sites, views, parks, and development of the area.
Duluth Schools photograph collection
The collection consists of seven photographs.
Duluth Streets photograph collection
Black and white snapshots of Duluth street scenes, traffic, city buses, trucks, first street, downtown Duluth in winter, pedestrians, cars, buildings, children, Superior street, Woolworths, banks, store window displays, Railroad street, steam plant, etc. Some of these unidentified images have times of day noted: they may be court records.
Walter and Goldie Eldot papers
The collection consists of 1956 articles of incorporation for Duluth Community Chest; a 90 minute interview on cassette tape with 89-year old Glen Merritt on October 26, 1983, about Merritt’s recollections of YMCA’s Camp Miller; and black and white photographs collected by Eldot that may have illustrated his articles in Outlook and Cosmopolitan sections of the newspaper when he was editor.
Francis H. Fitzgerald residences photographs and drawings collection
The collection consists of 16 photographs of homes in Duluth and five undated, color elevation drawings of four residences and the Peoples Bank.
Flushing YMCA photographs
Includes black and white photographs, primarily 5 x 8 images, of events, buildings and people at the Flushing YMCA in Queens, New York. The collection includes a small number of snapshot-size photographs.
Charles Foster photograph albums
The photographs document the utility and power plants of a variety of Duluth, Minnesota and Iron Range (Virginia, Hibbing, Ely) city buildings and schools. Other Minnesota and South Dakota city buildings are also documented. Some of the photographs are by professional Duluth photographer Hugh McKenzie.
Gallagher Studio photograph collection
The collection consists of identified and unidentified photographs of the Duluth area, with and without corresponding negatives, negatives without corresponding prints and post cards.
General Historical Photograph Album collection
The collection consists of photograph albums from various photographers and collectors.
Gnesen Township records
The collection contains two clerk's ledgers, 1879-1908, 1908-1912; photocopied census records, 1858-1905; photocopied school census, 1934, 1938; miscellaneous financial records, a list of qualified electors, 1938; a summary of votes of primary elections, 1936, and School Board minutes related to the fire and subsequent rebuilding of School #2, 1925-1926, and a photograph of the Gnesen Community Center, 1981.
Elizabeth J. Goodsell slides
The collection consists of approximately 1,240 black and white and color slides of Duluth sites, views, events, and activities from 1955-1973.
John J. and Edwin J. Hibbard papers
The collection contains photographs consisting of family portraits, bicycles, rifles, houses and work places from 1885-1948; a biography from 1892-1969 and articles from the Northwestern Gun Club of Duluth from 1921-1966; guns, shooting ledgers from 1933-1969; the National Rifle Association from 1926-1933; weather report and diary of John J. Hibbard from 1911-1962.
Ray Hinnenkamp CCC Camp photographs
The collection consists of black and white and hand colored snapshots of the camp in summer and winter, camp buildings, men working and recreating at the camp, scenic views of Lake Superior, and animals – fawn, moose, ruffed grouse, wolf, black bear, and a pet dog. The men are not identified, and the scenes are not described.
Iron Range Schools (Minn.) records
This collection appears to be papers collected by John Hearding, Sr., and others which contain information on Minnesota Iron Range public schools (buildings). The collection also contains information on public schools in Mt. Iron, Michigan.
Irving Elementary School PTA records
The collection consists of 12 PTA scrapbooks, a record book with handwritten minutes from 1946-1952, a homemade book of class photos from 1950 with student names, a convention packet from the 1962 Minnesota Congress of Parents and Teachers, and a scrapbook for the Irving school Mothersingers for the years 1948-1955.
Walter T. Kamphaus photograph collection
The collection consists of 8x10 contact sheets of Walter Kamphaus' 4x6 negatives. The images are of scenes and events in recent Duluth history.
Jussi K. and Olga S. Kangas papers
Lester Park Literary Club records
The collection consists of by-laws; annual reports; miscellaneous correspondence; yearbooks with meeting notes, membership lists, lists of officers, advisory board members and committee chairpersons; meeting minutes; treasurer's book of dues paid; scrapbooks containing clippings, yearbooks, a few photographs, and annual reports.
Chester Lewis photograph collection
The collection is made up of eight photographs by Chester Lewis showing buildings of Duluth or the surrounding area.
Marshall-Wells Best Quality paint division photograph album
Marvin Meierhoff photograph collection
The collection consists of six undated photographs, collected by Marvin Meierhoff. The photographs depict the Kelley-How-Thomson Company Building; Marshall-Wells Company Building; and Blake & Waite Company Building in Duluth, Minnesota.
- Collecting Area
- University of Minnesota Duluth Archives and Special Collections 37
- Kautz Family YMCA Archives 16
- Northwest Architectural Archives 1
- Performing Arts Archives 1
- Photographs 52
- Buildings 37
- Duluth (Minn.) 18
- Architecture 16
- Young Men's Christian associations -- Buildings 16
- Streets 13
- Schools 11
- Neighborhoods 10
- Young Men's Christian associations -- New York (State) -- New York 9
- Business 8
- Duluth (Minn.)--History 8
- Women 8
- Automobiles 7
- Duluth (Minn.)--History--Pictorial works 7
- Families 7
- Animals 6
- Associations, institutions, etc. 6
- City traffic 6
- Hotels 6
- Houses 6 + ∧ less
- English 32
- English 19
- Undetermined 4
- University of Minnesota, Duluth 4
- United Service Organizations (U.S.) 3
- Young Men's Christian Association of the City of New York 3
- Young Men's Christian Associations of North America. International Committee 3
- Brooklyn and Queens Young Men’s Christian Association. 2
- Brooklyn and Queens Young Men’s Christian Association. . Bethelship Seamen's Branch. 2
- Duluth Boat Club (Minn.) 2
- Gallagher Studio, 1913-1977 2
- Marshall-Wells Company (Duluth, Minn.) 2
- Nopeming Sanatorium 2
- United War Work Campaign, Inc. 2
- YMCA of Greater New York. 2
- YMCA of Greater New York. Prospect Park Branch. 2
- YMCA of the USA 2
- 1918 Forest Fire 1
- Adamson, A. Q. 1
- Albright, Ann Colby 1
- Amateur Athletic Union of the United States. 1
- Anderson, Paul E. 1
- Archives and Special Collections, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections 1 + ∧ less