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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.
Adolpho and Egeria Minuti papers
Aftenro Society records
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.
Alworth family papers
The collection consists of two series: correspondence and photographs. This collection shows only a small segment of the Alworth family business.
AARP, University View 926 Chapter records
The collection contains minutes (1971-2001), correspondence, activity information, and two photograph albums chronicling chapter activities and events.
Atwood Family vacation photographs
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.
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.
Durant Barclay, Jr. industrial photographs
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.
George A. Beck papers
Charles and Anna Sandberg Benson family papers
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.
Albert and Alfreda Berg family papers
The collection consists of family photographs that document women workers in the U. S. Steel plant in Morgan Park, and one work identification badge.
Manley Patrick Burns papers
The collection contains photographs of Duluth, primarily West Duluth, gathered from a variety of sources.
Benton B. Byers papers
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.
Cabinet card and postcard photograph collection
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.
Cabinet Card portraits
The collection consists of seven cabinet cards, all but one of which is albumen.
Gayle Thoreson Carlson and Carl E. Carlson family papers
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.
Gust and Hanna Carlson family home photographs
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.
Caswell & Davy photographs
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.
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.
Clyde Iron Works records
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.
Community Health Center, Inc. records
The collection contains records of the Community Health Center, Inc. and its successors, First Plan of Minnesota and FirstSolutions.
Congdon Family papers
The collection contains materials related to the Congdon family, including personal and business papers. The papers include: photographs; materials related to the Glensheen estate house, grounds, and staff; Chester Congdon's business, financial, and political papers; materials related to Chester Congdon's 1914 trip around the Pacific; personal correspondence; diaries; and publications and ephemera.
Calvin Coolidge Visit to Duluth papers
The collection contains correspondence, photographs and newsclippings of President Coolidge's visit to Duluth, Minnesota in 1928.
David H. Costello papers
The collection contains a typed diary, scrapbooks, photographs, and miscellany.
Craggencroft School records
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.
Crandall & Fletcher photographs
The collection consists of 8x10 and oversized (on linen rolled) original prints of photographs by Crandall and Fletcher of Duluth, Minnesota.
William E. Culkin papers
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.
John H. Darling papers
The collection contains correspondence, diaries, articles and addresses written by Darling, a subject file, personal financial materials, news clippings, photographs, and engineering plans.
Eloise Marie Decker College Days album
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.
District Court exhibit photographs
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.
- Photographs 161
- Duluth (Minn.) 113
- Newspaper clippings 47
- Duluth (Minn.)--History 42
- Scrapbooks 34
- Correspondence 32
- Minutes 30
- Duluth (Minn.)--History--Pictorial works 29
- Families 29
- Publications 27
- Organizations 26
- Buildings 24
- Women 23
- Architecture 21
- Business 21
- Neighborhoods 20
- Businesses 16
- Schools 16
- Clubs 15
- Letters 15 + ∧ less
- English 142
- English 12
- Undetermined 10
- Italian 1
- Norwegian 1
- United States Steel Corporation 6
- United States Steel Company 5
- University of Minnesota, Duluth 5
- Duluth Zoo (Duluth, Minn.) 4
- Marshall-Wells Company (Duluth, Minn.) 4
- Duluth Boat Club (Minn.) 3
- Duluth Public Schools (Duluth, Minn.) 3
- Gallagher Studio, 1913-1977 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
- Hudelson, Richard 2
- IWW 2
- Kelley-How-Thomson Company 2
- McKenzie, Hugh, 1879-1957 2
- Minnesota Power and Light Company 2 + ∧ less