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14th Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment records
The collection contains newspaper clippings, 1929–1948; photographs circa 1898, scrapbook with newspaper clippings,1887–1898; and two letters, 1889–1930.
Army YMCA records
The collection includes invoices, pamphlets, program information, leases and other materials involving the two Army YMCA branches at Fort Hamilton and Fort Totten in the 1950s though 1980s.
George G. Barnum, Sr. Civil War letters
The collection consists of letters from Barnum to his parents, sisters and brothers. Seven of the items are not written by George Barnum, Sr., of those seven, four are letters from George Stowits, one is called "general orders", one is called "general orders #66" and one is a "message to 24th corps from Major General John Gibbon."
Colored Work Department records
Reports, correspondence, publications, and other records of the Colored Work Department and predecessor programs, established as avenues for African American participation in and service to the YMCA.
Dana Reinhardt Papers
This collection consists of print production materials for three titles by Dana Reinhardt.
Deborah Hopkinson Papers
Contains drafts and production material related to children's books and other writings by Deborah Hopkinson.
Duluth Civilian Defense Council records
The collection contains correspondence, bulletins, publications, news clippings, scrapbooks, photographs, posters, personnel lists, and other reference materials from the war activities of the organization. The records were collected from a variety of sources, such as the Duluth Public Library, the War History Division of the Duluth Civilian Defense Council, and individuals. Parts of the collection, therefore, are sporadic and incomplete.
Erwin L. Goldfine papers
The collection contains two WWII scrapbooks titled "Service Record of Erwin L. Goldfine, U.S. Army, Vols. 1 and 2," which were compiled by Erwin's brother Monnie. Scrapbooks contain correspondence, photographs, articles from Jewish Fellowship News, and ephemera. Also included are loose photographs of the Goldfine family.
Frank and Arthur Eisenberg papers
This collection consists of correspondence and ephemera from father and son Frank and Arthur Eisenberg, members of a Jewish family living in Minneapolis who both served in the military during World War I and World War II respectively.
Grand Army of the Republic, Duluth (Minn.) records
The collection contains correspondence, minutes, financial and membership records, service certificates, reference materials, photographs and blueprints of three Duluth G.A.R. organizations.
Jerry Weinberg papers
This collection consists of personal and military materials from Jerry Weinberg as well as materials and memorabilia from the Weinberg Hardware Store in Saint Paul, Minnesota.
Josephine M. Falco papers
Joyce Hansen Papers
This collection consists of manuscript materials related to five books by Joyce Hansen published between 1988 and 2001.
Minnesota National Guard, Company K, 2nd Regiment minute book
The volume contains the constitution, by laws, and a list of officers of the regiment.
Miriam Cohen Papers
This collection consists of manuscript materials related to over a dozen juvenile fiction publications by Miriam Cohen, as well as unpublished material.
Records of YMCA international work in Japan
Records of YMCA work in Japan consisting primarily of correspondence among YMCA secretaries working in Japan, as well as correspondence and reports to YMCA leaders in the United States on matters relating to programs, war time activities, finances, membership recruitment, and religious instruction.
Records of YMCA international work in Russia and the Soviet Union and with Russians
Records of YMCA work in Russia and the Soviet Union consisting primarily of correspondence among YMCA secretaries working in Russia, as well as correspondence and reports to YMCA leaders in the Unites States on matters relating to programs, relations with the Orthodox Church, finances, membership recruitment, and work with World War I soldiers and prisoners of war.
Reuel Harmon correspondence
The collection comprises correspondence (April 17, 1945-August 13, 1945) relating to the problems of Special Services Division, Army Service Forces, in supplying U.S. Army troops in the Pacific Theater with athletic and recreation equipment, reading material and libraries. Reports and requisitions are also included.
United Service Organizations-related records
Administrative files, club histories, and other records documenting the YMCA's involvement with the USO during and after World War II.
United States Christian Commission-related records
Reports, facsimiles of commissions and correspondence, and historical information about the United States Christian Commission, an organization founded by the YMCA to provide spiritual services to soldiers during the Civil War.
Richard F. Wagner papers
The collection contains four photograph albums; a "yearbook" from B Troop, 1st Squadron, 9th Cavalry of the United States Army; a diary with detailed entries for a few weeks followed by dates noting leaves and returns; and copies of military citations. The materials represent Wagner's service during the Vietnam war.
West Side YMCA photographs
Collected photographs, mostly black and white, from the West Side Branch of the YMCA of Greater New York. Now located on West 63rd Street, the West Side YMCA has operated a residential program from its opening in 1896 on West 57th Street. Many of the images were taken by commercial photographers such as Herbert-Spencer, Inc., Roy Pinney, Samuel H. Gottsho, Brown Brothers, D. Richard Statile and others.
William M. Forbes photograph albums and papers
Photograph albums documenting William M. Forbes's work in Europe as a YMCA physical director from 1919 to 1922 and some miscellaneous photographs, newspaper clippings, and other material related to Forbes's later work with Army and Navy YMCAs in the United States between 1923 and 1949.
William Sloane House YMCA photographs
Collected photographic images from the William Sloane House branch of the YMCA of Greater New York, located on West 34th Street in Manhattan. The bulk of the images are from the early days of the Sloane House in the 1930s and from the WWII era, when the YMCA partnered with the United Service Organizations to provide services to people in the armed forces.
Albert Woolson papers
The collection contains correspondence, birthday cards and telegrams, articles, awards, a copy of Woolson's discharge papers, poems and songs dedicated to Woolson, and news clippings,1928-1958.
World War I-related records
Minutes, correspondence, publicity bulletins, training manuals, reports, newspapers, and other records of major YMCA administrative bodies which provided services to the military forces in the United States and abroad during World War I..
YMCA Armed Services Department general administrative records
Records documenting the administration of the YMCA's work with the United States armed services from the era of the Civil War through the late 1980s, particularly during the period from the time of the first world war through the Korean war.
YMCA armed services records
Historical data, correspondence, reports, memoranda, articles, newspapers, pamphlets, photographs, scrapbooks, and other records documenting the YMCA's work serving the armed forces community from the time of the Civil War through the present.
YMCA lantern slide collection
Lantern slides and lantern slide shows or lectures compiled by the YMCA, for educational or entertainment use, depicting YMCA activities, mainly in the areas of international (foreign) work and armed services work during World War I.
- Subject: Soldiers X
- Collecting Area
- Kautz Family YMCA Archives 13
- University of Minnesota Duluth Archives and Special Collections 8
- Children's Literature Research Collections 4
- Upper Midwest Jewish Archives 2
- Upper Midwest Literary Archives 1
- Immigration History Research Center Archives 1 + ∧ less
- Soldiers -- Recreation 8
- World War, 1914-1918 -- War work -- Young Men's Christian associations 8
- Photographs 7
- Soldiers 7
- Veterans 7
- Young Men's Christian associations -- Administration 6
- Young Men's Christian associations -- Buildings 6
- Prisoners of war. 5
- United States -- Armed Forces -- Military life. 4
- Authors, American -- 20th century 3
- Authors, American -- 21st century 3
- Children's literature, American 3
- Civil War, U. S., 1861-1865 3
- Correspondence 3
- Jewish soldiers 3
- Manuscripts for publication 3
- Membership Lists 3
- Minutes 3
- Newspaper clippings 3
- Publications 3 + ∧ less
- English 19
- English 8
- Multiple languages 2
- French 1
- Italian 1
- Russian 1 + ∧ less
- National Board of the Young Men's Christian Associations. Armed Services Dept. 5
- United Service Organizations (U.S.) 5
- National Board of the Young Men's Christian Associations. Army and Navy Dept. 3
- Young Men's Christian Associations of North America. International Committee 3
- Young Men's Christian Associations of North America. International Committee. Army and Navy Dept. 3
- Grand Army of the Republic 2
- Minnesota. National Guard 2
- Mott, John R. (John Raleigh), 1865-1955 2
- National Jewish Welfare Board. 2
- National War Work Council, Y.M.C.A. of the United States 2
- Salvation Army. 2
- United War Work Campaign, Inc. 2
- YMCA of the USA. International Division. 2
- 14th Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment 1
- Amateur Athletic Union of the United States. 1
- American Library Association 1
- Anderson, Jesse A., 1891- 1
- Barnett, Eugene E. 1
- Barnum, George G., Sr. , 1843-1936 1
- Baum, Dwight J., 1886-1939 1 + ∧ less