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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Beth Obermeyer papers
Includes correspondence, press clippings, articles, photographs, notes, and production materials created or collected by author and dancer Beth Obermeyer.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Duluth Air Force Base Officers Wives Club records
The collection consists of two scrapbooks of photos, programs & newsclippings.
Duluth Business and Professional Women’s Club records
The collection contains: cashbook, publications, news clippings, yearbooks, photographs, and scrapbooks. Some scrapbooks contain photographs.
Duluth Children's Museum records
The collection contains articles of incorporation, by-laws, minutes, annual reports, budgets, policies, newsletters, newspaper clippings scrapbooks, photographs, Chisholm family genealogy and photographs, museum programming materials and photographs, American Alliance of Museums museum assessment, strategic plan.
Duluth Photographers' Studios photograph collection
The collection consists of 21 photographs from Duluth photographers' studios.
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.
Emma Young Dickson papers
Correspondence, diaries and other papers of Emma Young Dickson, documenting her service with the YMCA in France during World War I.
Dorothy Welsh Engler papers
The collection consists of 14 photographs, four of which appear to have been professionally shot. In two, dated 1957, she is wearing hats. A number are snapshots of Ms. Engler from the 1970s-1988. Six of the images are not dated. There are no corresponding negatives.
Etta Fay Orkin papers
This collection consists of family papers from Etta Fay Orkin as well as photographs from various Jewish organizations with which she was active, including as an alumni of Brandeis University.
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.
Richard H. Hudelson labor history research collection
The collections contains research materials compiled to write Dr. Hudelson's book published by the University of Minnesota Press in 2006 titled By the Ore Docks: A Working People’s History of Duluth.
International Institute of Toledo records
Records (1920-1991) of the International Institute of Toledo consist mainly of case files, which contain such documents as correspondence, legal documents, visa petitions, applications for naturalization or change of residence status, photographs, copies of birth certificates, letters of reference, etc. Also included are various other files, including correspondence, refugee applications, and affidavits.
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.
Jussi K. and Olga S. Kangas papers
Lee Gordon papers
This collection consists of photographs and documents related to Lee Gordon.
- Collecting Area
- University of Minnesota Duluth Archives and Special Collections 49
- Upper Midwest Jewish Archives 3
- Kautz Family YMCA Archives 2
- Immigration History Research Center Archives 1
- Performing Arts Archives 1
- Photographs 54
- Women 49
- Duluth (Minn.) 19
- Families 18
- Scrapbooks 16
- Organizations 13
- Associations, institutions, etc. 12
- Newspaper clippings 11
- Publications 11
- Children 10
- Neighborhoods 10
- Correspondence 9
- Educators 9
- Minutes 9
- Buildings 8
- Education 8
- Programs 8
- Annual reports 7
- Childhood and youth 7
- Community life--Minnesota--Duluth 7 + ∧ less
- English 42
- English 8
- Undetermined 6
- Yiddish 1
- Duluth Public Schools (Duluth, Minn.) 3
- IWW 2
- Nopeming Sanatorium 2
- 1918 Forest Fire 1
- Albright, Ann Colby 1
- Alexander, Paul William. 1
- Alpha Delta Kappa, Fidelis Beta Chapter 1
- American Association of University Women. Duluth Branch 1
- American Legion. Auxiliary. Unit 517 (Duluth, Minn.) 1
- American Red Cross 1
- American Red Cross. Northland Chapter (Duluth, Minn.) 1
- Anderson, Floyd R., 1919-1983 1
- Belanger, Marguerite, 1895-1970 1
- Benson, Anna Sandberg, 1866-1943 1
- Benson, Charles , 1868-1943 1
- Berg, Albert and Alfreda, 1905?-1994? 1
- Carillon Chorale 1
- Carlson, Carl E., ?-1992 1
- Carlson, Gayle T., ?-2000 1
- Carlson, Judith J. Nelson 1 + ∧ less