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Automobiles

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

1918 Fire, Remembered by Dagmar Westin Michler

 Collection
Identifier: S6030
Scope and Contents One brief tape, recorded when Dagmar Westin Michler was 78 years old. Michler’s memoir describes the Saturday when fire was spread by high winds in eastern Minnesota, which was started by railroad engine sparks. Michler had been playing in the ashes with her cousin Rubin, and her mother didn’t leave until her husband returned. They packed a small bag of precious items and left in a truck to stay at his mother’s brother Algot’s house. People on Mesabi Avenue were standing on the...
Dates: 1918

1918 Forest Fire documents

 Collection
Identifier: S6057
Scope and Contents 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. It currently holds publications, reports and items from state court records, produced by state agencies, and professional photographers.
Dates: 1918-1920s

Charles A. Curtis photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: S6076
Scope and Contents 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. A group of approximately 130 Duluth and Duluth-Superior harbor, black and white, 4x5 film negatives from about 1957 are also part of the collection. All of the negatives are aerial shots. While Mr....
Dates: 1957-1999

Duluth Automobile Club records

 Collection
Identifier: S3630
Abstract The collection contains the articles of incorporation of the Minnesota State Automobile Association, by-laws of the Duluth Club, safety information, meeting programs and newsletters.
Dates: 1922-1946

Duluth Streets photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: S6078
Scope and Contents 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.
Dates: 1946-1952

Elizabeth J. Goodsell slides

 Collection
Identifier: S4532
Scope and Contents The collection consists of approximately 1,240 black and white and color slides of Duluth sites, views, events, and activities from 1955-1973. The slides are in slide page protectors, identified and dated, and in good condition.
Dates: 1955-1973

Kenneth J. Moran photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: S6060
Scope and Contents The collection consists of images and negatives made by or collected by Kenneth Moran. To the extent possible, photographers are identified. Images, by subject, size (oversized), and photographer's names are arranged in one alphabetical sequence. Original or copy negatives are noted. Separation sheets and "see" or "see also" references direct researchers to a photographer's work held in a separate NEMHC collection.
Dates: 1900-1996; Majority of material found in 1958-1966

Mark Ryan video documentary, Snively’s Road

 Collection
Identifier: S6025
Scope and Contents This popular 2000 documentary video is also titled “Snively’s Road: The History of Skyline Parkway”, and was available for sale through Ryan. Mark Ryan has presented the video as a program and lectured on the subject of the development and history of Skyline Drive.
Dates: 2000

Hjalmer C. Rykken photographs

 Collection
Identifier: S4525
Abstract The collection consists of black and white photographs by Hjalmer C. Rykken amateur but experienced photographer, that were made between October 1958 and July 1962. Content of the photographs includes: streets, views of Lake Superior, Central High School, Fire Hall, the Hibbard Plant, Lakefront, the First Presbyterian Church, Elliott Packing Co., Park Point, and Rail Road tracks.
Dates: 1958-1962; Majority of material found in 1962

St. Louis County Safety Council records

 Collection
Identifier: S6158
Scope and Contents The collection contains awards 1964-1974, bylaws 1960-1990, legislation and resolutions 1952, 1978-1992, membership 1957-1993, poster contest 1960-1971, regular meeting minutes 1935-1939, 1952-1955, 1962-1996.
Dates: 1935-1996; Majority of material found in 1953-1996

Charles Trezona family movies

 Collection
Identifier: S4537
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one videocassette of family movies shot in Houghton, Michigan, and includes Minnesota iron range footage shot by and about the Trezona Family dating between 1925-1929, narrated by Richard J. Trezona. The color video is 90 minutes long.
Dates: 1925-1929

Western Auto Stores photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: S4594
Scope and Contents This collection contains 140 photographs of Duluth and 16 items of Superior, Wisconsin. All of the photographs are 4x6 or snapshots and have no corresponding negatives. A few of the photographs of Michigan street and 202 West Superior street includes signs for Western Auto Stores or Western Auto Stores Service Department. The collection contains photographs of street views on Superior street in eastern and downtown...
Dates: 1949 March-1953 February; Majority of material found in 1949, 1953