Skip to main content


Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 287 Collections and/or Records:


Identifier: A3-H-a
Description The "Academic" subseries contains miscellaneous materials on a number of topics related to the Vice-Chancellor's academic role. Records consist of brochures, correspondence, memoranda, newsletters, and notes. A number of files contain Vice-Chancellor's correspondence with friends, colleagues, and former students and reflect the chief academic officer's diverse range of issues. One file from 1973, for instance, contains correspondence from the Northwestern College of Chiropractic in...
Dates: 1960 - 2000

Activities Fee Review Committee, 1960 - 2000

Identifier: A10-B
Description The Activity Fee Review Committee (AFRC) is comprised of nine students, two faculty members, one staff representative, and the Director of Student Activities. The Committee is charged with making funding recommendations for UMM Student Services Fees and for overseeing the allocation of funds to student organizations to be used for campus and community events, activities, and other initiatives." The archives holds records from AFRC from the early 1970s, as part of the Student Activities...
Dates: 1960 - 2000

Administrative, 1960-2011

Identifier: A1-K-b
Description These materials engage a wide variety of topics, including affirmative action/equal employment, racism and sexism on campus, commencement, dormitory and housing policies, academic performance, the vice chancellors and the president's cabinet, and educational televison.Included in this sub-series are correspondence, newspaper clippings, magazine articles, pamphlets, journals, meeting notes, calendars, graduate lists, commencement schedules, award criteria, letters of...
Dates: 1960-2011

Administrative, 1960-2000

Identifier: A3-H-b
Description Some of this record series' earliest materials--agendas, brochures, correspondence, memoranda, minutes, newspapers (including clippings), handwritten notes--date from the 1960s. However, most of the records are from Bettina (Elizabeth) Blake's tenure as academic dean. The earlier materials date from Gordon Bopp's administration, and of interest here are records having to do with the Morris Chamber of Commerce. Other files from the earlier period involve civil service issues and...
Dates: 1960-2000


 Record Group
Identifier: A11

This small record group consists mainly of promotional materials--pamphlets and brochures--for various years. Other materials include artifacts, correspondence, news clippings, photos, and a video. Of special interest is the file devoted to the Koslowski Twins (Dennis and Duane) and their amateur wrestling careers.

Key words: Dennis Koslowski, Duane Koslowski, University of Minnesota, Waseca, Promotional Material, Fortieth Anniversary.

Dates: 1970-2010

Adolpho and Egeria Minuti papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: S6182
Abstract The collection contains Minuti’s 1882 art certificate; report cards; one folder of business records 1922-1928, undated; six photographs of the sculpture business including Adolpho Minuti at a desk, and five of the workroom or studio with unidentified workmen; a C. P. Gibson photograph of the main ceiling St. Marie’s Cathedral of Minneapolis, 1913-14; family travel receipts and telegrams, passports, Italian organization membership records, marriage, and death documents including a Builders’...
Dates: 1882; 1917-1978

Aftenro Society records

 Collection — Item tapes
Identifier: S2254

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.

Dates: 1910-1976

Edward Porter Alexander papers

 Collection — Box SC
Identifier: S3098

The collection contains general correspondence, 1896-1921, largely concerning real estate business; correspondence and related materials concerning General E. P. Alexander's estate, 1911-1912; contracts, agreements and deeds, 1890-1920; and tax statements, 1895-1921.

Dates: 1890-1921

Alice Tweed Tuohy Papers. Correspondence Letters

Identifier: 825-TWEED2-UMD

The collection contains correspondence letters from the Alice Tweed Tuohy Papers from 1965.

Dates: 1965

Alumni, 1960-2011

Identifier: A1-K-c
Description These papers contain files relating to the Alumni Association and to activities sponsored by the Association, such as alumni career fairs. Materials include meeting agendas, brochures and pamphlets, constitutions and by-laws, correspondence, directories, minutes, newsletters, and reports. Especially interesting is the sampling of alumni newsletters.Correspondents: Herbert Croom, Steve Granger, John Q. Imholte, Ron Hamm, Bettina Blake, Maddy Maxeiner.Key terms:...
Dates: 1960-2011

Alworth family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S3635

The collection consists of two series: correspondence and photographs. This collection shows only a small segment of the Alworth family business.

Dates: 1895-1967

American Association of University Women, Duluth Branch records

Identifier: S3003

The collection contains annual reports, legal records, correspondence, committee materials, financial records, publications, photographs and ten scrapbooks.

Dates: 1908-2011

American Historical Association Endowment Fund, Minnesota Committee records

 Collection — Box SC
Identifier: S3643

The collection contains promotional materials, pamphlets, correspondence and lists from the Minnesota Committee of the American Historical Association Endowment.

Dates: 1926

American Legion Auxiliary Unit 517, 125th Field Artillery Auxiliary records

Identifier: S2383
Abstract This  collection includes:  unit constitution, newsletters, applications for membership, Emergency Service Questionnaire, citations, Unit History, minutes, newspaper clippings, blue books, financial records, correspondence, manual of ceremonies, annual reports, poppy booklet, unit plays, historical pageant poster, two early photographs of the bugle corps, and membership records.  It also contains finance records, membership records, minutes, correspondence and newspaper clippings for MOM's...
Dates: 1920-1978

American Red Cross, Northland Chapter records

Identifier: S3006

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.

Dates: 1915-1963

Arc Northland records

 Collection — Box 10
Identifier: S2398

The collection contains the charter, board minutes, by-laws, administrative records, correspondence, financial statements, and membership lists.

Dates: 1951-1984; Majority of material found in 1951-1979, 1984

Architectural Advisory Committee records

 Collection — Box SC
Identifier: S3781

The collection consists of minutes from the first meeting, June 6, 1966, to meeting twenty-five, June 12, 1973; bits of correspondence; memos; copies of the standards used; and a list of committee members.

Dates: 1965-1973

Arrowhead Civic Club records

 Collection — Box SC
Identifier: S4508

The collection holds letters, constitution and by-laws (1985), Train Fact Sheet (1982), and newspaper features (1960, 1986).

Dates: 1960-1989; Majority of material found in 1985-1986

Arrowhead Health Sciences Library Network records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: S4531

The collection contains by-laws, agendas, minutes, membership and consortium directories, correspondence, lobbying information, Interlibrary Loan statistics (1982-1987), and information on the participant libraries.

Dates: 1976-1992

Arrowhead Reading Council records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S4480

The records consist of by-laws and constitution (1958-1985), a brief history of the organization and a list of past presidents and members, summary financial information, correspondence (1960-1970s), minutes of executive and business meetings (1957-2010, gaps), newsletters (1960-2010, gaps), files on sponsored and attended programs and other meetings or events. There is a Minnesota Reading Council file (1961-1983), and a set of certificates of honors and president’s club awards.

Dates: 1957-2010

Assessment of Student Learning

Identifier: A3-L
Description Although this record series is entitled "Assessment of Student Learning," it contains other materials which document other aspects of the Morris student experience. Heavily represented here are reports and publications which offer descriptive statistics regarding student learning, the social and educational background of incoming students, student satisfaction, alumni career paths, to name a few.Of special interest is a 1988 faculty self-assessment survey in which faculty members...
Dates: 1960 - 2000

At the Foot of the Mountain records

Identifier: PA045

Files containing meeting minutes, funding, productions, financial records, and audio/video tapes from past productions

Dates: 1974-1991

Ballet Arts Minnesota records

Identifier: PA104

Collection contains audio and video recordings, production notes, programs, flyers, and administrative and financial information.

Dates: 1988-2009

Julius H. Barnes papers

Identifier: S3025

The collection contains correspondence, financial materials, articles, pamphlets, photographs, news clippings, sketchbooks, a tape recording, and miscellaneous reference materials. Most of the records originate from the period between 1940-1958 and document Barnes' financial interests and his involvement in the St. Lawrence Seaway project. Some personal correspondence is also included.

Dates: 1877-1959; Majority of material found in 1940-1958

J. Adam Bede papers

 Collection — Box Oversize
Identifier: S3029

The collection contains correspondence, reference materials, speeches, news clippings, publications and photos.

Dates: 1860-1956

Bel Canto Voices records

Identifier: PA084

Collection contains scrapbooks, correspondence, publicity, administrative and A/V materials for Bel Canto Voices.

Dates: 1976-2005

Beth Obermeyer papers

Identifier: PA150

Includes correspondence, press clippings, articles, photographs, notes, and production materials created or collected by author and dancer Beth Obermeyer.

Dates: 1973-2017

Briggs Library

 Record Group
Identifier: A9
Description The Rodney Briggs Library record group reflects the library's central role within the campus' intellectual and cultural life. A few folders ("Library, 1979-80," "Library, 1980-81," etc.) contain correspondence and chronicle library growth and developments in technology. Other files, having to do with the "Briggs Library Associates," (including a large binder compiled by Joanne Hagstrom and given to UMM Archives May, 2008 that details meetings and grant-writing activities) reflect the...
Dates: 1960-present

Budget, 1960 - 2000

Identifier: A3-A
Description This record series, dating from the early 1960s and continuing into the 1990s, reflects the academic dean’s role in establishing and administering key aspects of UMM’s budget. Materials range from ordinary journal vouchers and office forms to memoranda and correspondence, often addressed to state legislators and to Twin City administrators. In general, these records consist of computer printouts, correspondence, memoranda, notes, office forms, reports, requests, schedules, and vouchers. Of...
Dates: 1960 - 2000