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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

Reverend Frederic Baraga papers

Identifier: S2360

The collection consists of photocopies or carbon copies of typed transcriptions. Papers are divided into three folders. Folders one and two contain correspondence from 1835 to 1847, from and pertaining to Reverend Baraga. Folder three contains Baraga's personal diary, the majority of which is written in German.

Dates: 1835-1860

Committee on Preservation of Central High School records

Identifier: S4407

The collection consists of a committee member’s file of materials compiled as part of the work of the preservation committee’s efforts to spearhead community interest and creativity in keeping Central standing.

Dates: 1971-1972

Conservation History Project papers

 Collection — Box SC
Identifier: S4482

The collection contains papers from the Conservation History Project's work on the history of the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in Voyageurs National Park.

Dates: 1989

William D. Coventry research files

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S4431

The collection consists of information gathered by William Coventry for his book Duluth's Age of Brownstone.

Dates: 1984-1986

Gnesen Township records

Identifier: S2430

The collection contains two clerk's ledgers, 1879-1908, 1908-1912; photocopied census records, 1858-1905; photocopied school census, 1934, 1938; miscellaneous financial records, a list of qualified electors, 1938; a summary of votes of primary elections, 1936, and School Board minutes related to the fire and subsequent rebuilding of School #2, 1925-1926, and a photograph of the Gnesen Community Center, 1981.

Dates: 1858-1981; Majority of material found in 1858-1912, 1936-1943, 1981

Sherman Hall letters

Identifier: S3097

The collection contains photocopies of letters written by Hall. The originals are located at the Minnesota Historical Society, St. Paul, Minnesota.

Dates: 1831-1833

Clara A. Helwig papers

Identifier: S4406

The collection includes ten personal letters, seven letters of recommendation, and one letter from the Duluth Humane Society concerning Helwig's handling of truant and delinquent children. Document types include originals, photocopies, and typed transcriptions.

Dates: 1889-1903

Ingrid Wells papers

Identifier: S2246
Abstract The collection contains circulars, filing statement and maps of legislative district from Wells’ 1956 campaign for 57th Congressional District; text of a speech she gave as Vice President of Voyaguer’s National Park Association, 1968 and a statement of recognition of her work for this association; the statement of appointment to the governor’s commission on the Status of Women, 1965; conference program for and newspaper clippings announcing the Duluth Bi-Annual Conference on the Status of...
Dates: 1954-1965

Ojibwe Census records

Identifier: S4466
Abstract The collection contains photocopied census records of the La Pointe Agency, Ashland WI, 1898-1902. Census for: Bad River, June 30, 1899; Fond du Lac, June 30, 1898; Grand Portage, June 30, 1885, 1905, June 30, 1915; Lac du Flambeau, June 30, 1899; and Red Cliff, June 30, 1899 all from microfilm number 576, 927, roll 238 of the Genealogical Society of Utah. A photocopied 1885 Minnesota State census of inhabitants of Grand Marais, Cook County, Minnesota. Source of this census on microfilm is...
Dates: 1898-1915

Radicalism Project, Northeast Minnesota research files

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: S4473

The collection consists of research files, primarily photocopies of originals held at MHS, gathered by the MHS to support the work of, or discovered during the work of, the Minnesota Radicalism Project.

Dates: 1937-1939

Roger H. Schultz Lyceum Theater research files

Identifier: S2442

The collection consists of research files on the Lyceum Theater of Duluth, Minnesota.

Dates: 1901-1920

Lawrence J. Sommer logging camps research files

 Collection — Box SC
Identifier: S4481

The collection consists of Lawrence Sommer's research files on logging camps.

Dates: 1989

Clayton Videen WPA newspaper file

Identifier: S4462
Abstract The collection consists of photocopies of newspaper articles paraphrased or hand-copied during 1939 about labor strikes from: Duluth Daily Tribune, The Outlook, Labor World, Duluth Herald, Duluth News Tribune, The Literary Digest, The New Republic. Videen comments...
Dates: 1889-1930s