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1918 Fire, Remembered by Dagmar Westin Michler
One brief tape, recorded when Dagmar Westin Michler was 78 years old.
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.
Alpha Delta Kappa, Fidelis Beta Chapter scrapbook
The collection consists of a historian’s scrapbook which includes: color photographs, achievement awards, programs, conventions, newspaper clippings, and memorials all dating from 1988-1997.
Alpha Delta Kappa, Iota and Epsilon Chapters records
The collection includes two historian's books of Alpha Delta Kappa, Iota Chapter.
American Association of University Women, Duluth Branch records
The collection contains annual reports, legal records, correspondence, committee materials, financial records, publications, photographs and ten scrapbooks.
American Legion Auxiliary Unit 517, 125th Field Artillery Auxiliary records
American Red Cross, Northland Chapter records
The collection contains correspondence, reference materials, photographs, and Red Cross publications. Most of the material originated from the chapter's World War I activities, and reflects the relief programs in effect during that war.
Floyd R. Anderson photograph collection
The collection consists of black and white and color photographs of county commissioner groups from 1961-1976 when Floyd Anderson served on the county board.
Aurora Northland Lesbian Center records
The collection contains articles of incorporation; by-laws; updated mission statements; organizational policies and procedures; board minutes and accompanying materials including some financial statements, 1990-2009; newsletters, 1989-1994; letters; news clippings; and phone/drop-in logs.
Elizabeth Ann Bartlett Making Waves papers
Consists of Bartlett’s written histories of feminist organizations in Duluth and Superior that were not included in her book Making Waves (2016) and recorded interviews with women who played key roles in organizations that are included in the book.
Marguerite Belanger photograph album
The collection consists of seven photographs of Marguerite Belanger, her husband, and the all-women bands she led. A biographical sketch by her son Adrian Belanger accompanies the photographs.
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.
Joyce M. Benson papers
The collection contains delegate and information materials from the 1985 United Nations Women’s Conference in Nairobi, Kenya; a list of 1985-1986 talks and presentations given by Benson about the conference experience to named Duluth organizations; congratulations and thank you letters for speaking; and letters from Kenyan women. The collection also includes documents and newspaper clippings related to Benson's work as a women's rights activist.
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.
Bertha Youmans papers
The collection consists of letters regarding Youman’s resignation from the position of teacher for Duluth Public Schools.
Bishop's Literary Club records
The collection contains four pamphlets with information on club officers, meeting dates, members, programs, and bibliographies.
Bryant Elementary School PTA records
The collection consists of two record books for the years 1954-1967 and 1968-1973. The volumes contain handwritten minutes of P.T.A. meetings, budgets, and tables which include teachers' names, room numbers, and grades taught.
Building for Women records
Ephemera, correspondence, planning documents, and other materials related to the Building for Women in downtown Duluth.
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.
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.
Judith Nelson Carlson Rural Vermilion Lake School photographs
The collection contains nine snapshots of Miss Nelson, the Vermilion Lake School, and her eight or nine pupils who are unidentified, and appear to be five to twelve years of age.
Matthew Carroll letter to Agnes Kinnisch
The collection consists of a single letter, dated May 2nd, 1883, to Agnes Kinnisch from Matthew Carroll or Mrs. Carroll. The letter concerns allegations made against Miss Kinnisch's character and confirms the Carrolls' positive experiences with Miss Kinnisch while she was employed as their domestic servant.
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.
Chester Park Elementary School PTA scrapbooks
The collection consists of two scrapbooks (1931-1933 and 1945-1946) from the Chester Park School Parent-Teacher Association.
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.
Daughters of Norway Nora Lodge No. 4 records
The collection includes the 1903 charter; correspondence; constitution for the Sons of Norway; 1950 merger papers; records of payments to about 30 sick members; minutes from meetings, 1903-1955; ledgers, 1903-1963; supplemental ledgers, 1903-1959; and the membership roster for 1949.
Daughters of Norway Stadheim Lodge Number 48 records
Contains materials related to Daughters of Norway Standheim Lodge No. 48 and its members. Some materials are from other Lodges.
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.
Delta Kappa Gamma Society International Duluth Chapters records
The collection consists of Kappa chapter minutes (1950-1986); Beta chapter minutes (1992, 2004-2011), state convention reports (1971-2003); membership directories for Tau State (1952-1986), Beta (1944, 1957-2004) and Kappa (1950-1982); Kappa scrapbooks (1950-1981).
May A. Dennis scrapbook
The collection contains correspondence (civic organizations business letters, thank you notes, telegram, greeting and post cards), photographs, and newspaper clippings (articles about her activity in civic organizations, Bruen’s millinery advertisements, profile of other people involved in the same civic organizations, weddings and miscellaneous poems), in one scrapbook.
- Women 119
- Photographs 48
- Duluth (Minn.) 47
- Scrapbooks 36
- Families 35
- Minutes 32
- Organizations 32
- Associations, institutions, etc. 29
- Women’s organizations 29
- Educators 28
- Community life--Minnesota--Duluth 27
- Teachers 27
- Education 25
- Schools 24
- Newspaper clippings 23
- Publications 23
- Children 22
- Correspondence 21
- Neighborhoods 21
- Students 20 + ∧ less
- English 117
- Undetermined 11
- English 3
- Duluth Public Schools (Duluth, Minn.) 17
- University of Minnesota, Duluth 5
- National Organization for Women 4
- Duluth Public Schools (Duluth, Minn.). Board of Education 3
- American Steel & Wire Division 2
- Bartlett, Elizabeth A., 1952- 2
- Carney, Jack 2
- Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party 2
- Duluth News Tribune (Duluth, Minn. : 1892) 2
- Duluth News-Tribune (Duluth, Minn. : 1987) 2
- Hokanson, Margrethe, 1893-1975 2
- Hudelson, Richard 2
- IWW 2
- League of Women Voters (Duluth, Minn.) 2
- Marshall, Julia N, 1896 February 05-1994 December 01 2
- Nopeming Sanatorium 2
- Pearson, Maney E., 1894 August 20-1988 March 25 2
- Ross, Carl, 1913- 2
- Sommer, Barbara 2
- The College of St. Scholastica 2 + ∧ less