Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:
Abstracts of title, Duluth, Minnesota
The collection consists of eight abstracts of title representing property in the West End of Duluth, Minnesota, and in Fond du Lac, Minnesota.
James Bardon land patent letters
The collection consists of two documents. One notes receipt of $148 by James Bardon from P. J. Peterson in payment for land patents in the name of James Starkey and Peter J. Peterson. The other is a letter to Starkey and Peterson from Bardon confirming that the payment was received by the land office and informing them that they now have "full authority to cut timber and do as you please with the land."
Bradley Building land title documents
The collection consists of five Bradley Building Company land titles from 1889-1907 and 1920-1960.
Brainerd-Cuyuna Mining Company records
The collection contains land leases, land lots and prices marked on township grid maps, description of the Brainerd-Cuyuna Mine and operating expenses.
Chicago, Rock Island, and Pacific Railway Company land books
The collection contains three land books containing land locations, land and timber sales information, deed dates and records of land payments of the properties held by the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railway.
Chief Buffalo land claims
The materials in this collection concern disputed claims regarding land in present day downtown Duluth, Minnesota that was initially granted to the Ojibwe Chief Buffalo.
Laura Day papers
The collection contains land deeds in Aitkin, Crow Wing, Itasca, and St. Louis Counties, mining and timber leases, business letters, and labor contracts.
Elliott Meat Packing Company records
The collection documents Elliott's and its predecessor companies. The records consist primarily of production and financial records.
Josiah Davis Ensign papers
The collection contains three letters and a quit claim deed (1871).
Fitger Brewing Company records
The collection consists of minutes, correspondence, accounting and sales ledgers, payroll cards, real estate, one film circa 1939 (WDSE video copy), and brewing records spanning the operation from near its beginning to its close.
John Gilomen papers
This collection contains a certificate of citizenship (passport) from Scheunenberg, Switzerland, a typed translation of that document, and a homestead certificate from Duluth, Minnesota, dated 1874.
John H. Gray papers
The collection contains the Company C commissary book for 1861–1864 with Captain John Gray written on the front cover.
Hearding family papers
The collection consists of two diaries belonging to William H., correspondence files of John H. Sr. dating from World War I and II concerning the war effort and war related experiences.
Robert E. Jefferson land records
This collection contains Robert Jefferson's deeds and quit claims.
Frederick Knowlton papers
The collection contains company share certificates, land abstracts and a letter from the Register of Deeds.
Austin Lathers papers
The collection contains record of personal investments and businesses, correspondence and law practice papers, journals from his rental properties.
Alexander McDougall papers
Henry H. Myers papers
The collection consists of two volumes, a business ledger and a business journal, covering the brief period of May 1908 to May 1915 that describe a portion of the Myers company’s activity.
Peter J. Peterson papers
The collection contains warranty deeds and quit claims, a negative of Peterson’s house in Fond du Lac and a list of the current addresses of some of the lots, tax receipts, a land patent for property in Bayfield, Wisconsin, and a letter from the Department of the Interior concerning land for settlement.
United States General Land Office, Duluth District records
The collection contains correspondence and transcripts of correspondence pertaining to land claims and disputed land claims.
W. T. Bailey Lumber Company records
The collection contains correspondence, contracts, land deeds and abstracts, legal and financial records, income and property tax records, and financial ledgers.