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Hermantown (Minn.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

1918 Forest Fire documents

Identifier: S6057

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.

Dates: 1918-1920s

Daily and Periodic Report of School Lunch Program documents

Identifier: S6010

The collection consists of form 391, 2 pages, Directions for Use of Period and Daily Report for School Lunch Project which supplies directions for how to fill out the report form columns 1-11.

Dates: 1942-1943; Majority of material found in 1942 December, 1943 January

Deborah Ortman papers

 Collection — Item IP items on shelf
Identifier: U6228

Correspondence, ephemera, and other materials related to Deborah Ortman's environmental and political activism in Duluth, Minnesota, Hermantown, Minnesota, and the surrounding area.

Dates: 1948-2016

Duluth Homestead Project records

Identifier: S2200

Contains correspondence from the government regarding the Homestead Project, papers covering the incorporation of the association in 1939, a complete set of minutes of the association, financial records of the association, the refinancing of the association, and the association’s dissolution in 1954.  Also included are papers on the development of the locker plant and community store and the association’s contribution to the Hermantown School.

Dates: 1936-1954

Good Neighbors for Responsible Growth records

 Collection — Item IP items on shelf
Identifier: U6227

Records of Good Neighbors for Responsible Growth, a community activist group in Hermantown, Minnesota that fought the expansion of the Hermantown Wal-Mart into a Wal-Mart superstore in 2004 and 2005. The collection includes correspondence, ephemera, documents and studies related to the proposed expansion, and other materials.

Dates: 1990-2006

Patricia Gregory reminiscence of 1918 Fire

 Collection — Box SC
Identifier: S6072

Reminiscence related to two families victimized by the Moose Lake-Cloquet Forest Fire of 1918 when it burned Hermantown, near Duluth. The families were Oscar and Rosa Fichtner and Anton and Emilie Klosowsky.

Dates: 2003

Hermantown Senior / Community Center records

Identifier: U6226

Records related to the establishment of the Hermantown Senior / Community Center, including articles of incorporation, bylaws, meeting minutes, and other documents.

Dates: 1976; 1989 - 1993

Hermantown: Times and Transitions videotape

 Collection — Box VHS
Identifier: S4586

The students of Hermantown High School produced a history of Hermantown in video format for a class project. The video is titled Hermantown: Times and Transitions.

Dates: 1997

Father Richard Partika photograph collection

 Collection — Box SC
Identifier: S6011

Contains photographs of various Duluth scenes.

Dates: 1925-1944; Majority of material found in 1939-1944