Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:
Reverend Frederic Baraga papers
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.
Conservation History Project papers
The collection contains papers from the Conservation History Project's work on the history of the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in Voyageurs National Park.
Edmund F. Ely papers
The collection contains correspondence, contracts and agreements, journals, transcriptions of these materials, and reference materials and photographs.
Ely Lake land litigation papers
The collection consists of papers which document the disputed land claims of settlers in the vicinity of Ely Lake (formerly known as Cedar Island Lake), which is located in Fayal Township, St. Louis County, Minnesota. The dispute was based on an allegedly inaccurate survey by the U.S. Surveyor General's office and on the U.S. Homestead Law.
Sherman Hall letters
The collection contains photocopies of letters written by Hall. The originals are located at the Minnesota Historical Society, St. Paul, Minnesota.
Clara A. Helwig papers
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.
Larsmont, Minnesota oral history project
The collection consists of three interviews on five cassette tapes and corresponding transcriptions: Gordy and Magda Hendrickson, March 30, 1981, have always lived in Larsmont; a second interview with Gordy and Magda Hendrickson on April 23, 1981; Ted Whalberg spoke June 3, 1981 about the history of his family of Larsmont.
North Shore Commercial Fishing oral history interviews
Contains interviews with ten participants, documenting the history of commercial fishing on Lake Superior's North Shore. The interviewees are individuals who themselves, or whose families, engaged in commercial fishing in this region. The interviewer is Barbara Sommer.
Northeastern Minnesota Development Association records
The collection includes annual reports, 1965-1978; a transcript of testimony by the Association before the United States Senate Sub-Committee on National Parks regarding the Boundary Waters Canoe Area, 1977; a script for an untitled slide show, 1976; and the text of “Dilemmas in Steel”, a speech by Christian F. Beukema, presented at the Association's 1977 Annual Meeting.
James Peet papers
The collection contains two typewritten copies of James Peet's original diaries and three letters.
Reserve Mining Legal Case records
The collection contains legal correspondence, testimony, briefs, transcripts, reports, and exhibits dealing with the various legal trials.
Bruce Smith railroad reminiscences
Bruce Smith is a retired locomotive foreman with the Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railway Company. The collection consists of one audio cassette and accompanying transcript.
Standard Salt and Cement Company court transcript
The collection consists of a transcript of a civil court case between Standard Salt and Cement Company – plaintiff, and Edward C. Leidel, Henry A. Leidel, and Marion Douglas, defendants.