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13th Minnesota Infantry Regiment Scrapbook
The collection consists of a scrapbook containing ribbons, buttons, and a copy of the program from the reception held to welcome the regiment home after serving in the Philippines during the Spanish-American War. The reception was held on October 12, 1899, at the Minnesota State Capital in Saint Paul and was attended by thousands of people including the President of the United States, William McKinley, and his cabinet.
Albert C. Loring Diary and Other Material
The Albert C. Loring Collection consists of one box of materials. This box contains newspaper clippings, two photographs, and a journal from Loring's time at prep school. It also includes some brief items about his third wife, Mary Shenehon.
Alfred M. Shuey Scrapbooks and Music
The collection includes two scrapbooks containing newspaper clippings and programs from many Minneapolis and St. Paul musical events. Scrapbook I covers 1868-1881 and Scrapbook II covers 1891-1897. Newspaper clippings include an obituary and a program from a dinner honoring Captain Shuey in November 1927.
Alice Berg Johnson Lutheran Deaconess Nursing School Papers
Black and white print photographs, nursing certificates, and 1930 graduation program documenting Alice Berg's time as a nursing student at Lutheran Deaconess Hospital and subsequent nursing career. Photographs show students and hospital exterior.
Alive and Kickin Records
Concert programs, photos, videos, fundraising mailers, and other promotional materials created by Alive and Kickin. Photographs and videos are digital-only and include cast photos, show excerpts, and memorial tributes. Most other materials, including concert programs, are physical.
All About Kids! Video Recordings
U-matic tapes and digital copies of 220 All About Kids! television episodes created from 1988 to 1995 (episodes 1-220). Each recording includes an introduction by host, Gretchen Wronka, and an interview with guests addressing topics related to children and child welfare. Frequent topics include books, educational curricula, government services, and local resources.
American Association of University Women: Minneapolis Branch, Pen Group Records
One box of material from 1949 to 1973. Included are history, membership lists, programs for meetings and spring events, and secretaries’ books. The secretaries’ books include members who attended, what manuscripts were read, and summaries of discussions.
This collection consists of yearbooks and directories from 1908-1928. The directories are handwritten or typed and include officers, committees, meetings and topics for each month, bibliography, and member’s names and addresses.
Andreas Ruud Larsen Papers
The collection consists of four boxes and a map drawer. Box 1 contains biographical information and documents about the stained glass windows as well as the use of the sketches in an exhibit in 2000. Box 2 and 3 contain sketches of stained glass windows. Box 4 contains small pieces of stained glass. The map drawer contains oversized sketches of stained glass windows.
Ann Friedman Scrapbook
The collection consists of one scrapbook with material dating 1917-1924.
Ann Lynch Don't Expand SA Records
Correspondence, notes, flyers, signs, newspaper clippings, print photographs, and other materials created and compiled by Ann Lynch in opposition to the expansion of a SuperAmerica gas station at 4000 Lyndale Ave. S.
Anna Whitcomb Papers
One box and a scrapbook, including poems, snapshots, and travel diary of trip to Alaska in 1936.
Arnold D. Roth Photographs
The collection consists of prints, acetate negatives, and glass-plate negatives of photographs taken by Arnold D. Roth in Minneapolis during the late 1800s and early 1900s. Principal subjects include downtown street scences and businesses, houses, and Minnehaha Falls.
Arvonne Fraser Library Records
Fact sheets, brochures, building information, newspaper clippings, correspondence and other administrative records documenting the history and operations of Arvonne Fraser Library (known as Southeast Library until 2020) in Minneapolis, Minnesota, from 1962 to 2018. Southeast Library was part of the Minneapolis Public Library. The Minneapolis Public Library and Hennepin County Library merged in 2008. Arvonne Fraser Library is now part of the Hennepin County Library.
Asa Emery Johnson Manuscript and Photograph
One box. The collection consists of an undated 25 page handwritten paper entitled "Whence Came the Different Species of Varieties of Man" that attempts to explain the origins of different races written for the Minnesota Academy of Science. There is also a small portrait of Johnson from Minnesota History Magazine.
Atawasios Club Programs
Includes the programs for the Chicago Avenue Literary Club which changed its name to Atawasios Club in April 1903. The collection contains programs from 1896 to 1952 with some missing years. Programs include officers, program and presenters for each meeting, constitution and by-laws, members and addresses, and reference books for topic of the year.
Augsburg Park Library Records
Fact sheets, brochures, building information, newspaper clippings, correspondence and other administrative records documenting the history and operations of Augsburg Park Library in Richfield, Minnesota, from 1972 to 2002. Augsburg Park Library is part of the Hennepin County Library.
Augusta Bjeldanes Papers
Correspondence between Augusta Bjeldanes and her former students serving in World War II and related materials, including v-mail, a copy of official document concerning the Army’s efforts to raise money for the relief effort, photos, and publicity materials on Ralph Magelssen.
B. Robert "Bob" Lewis Papers
Newspaper clippings, correspondence, photographs, video recording, and campaign materials documenting Bob Lewis' campaigns for state senate, work as a senator, and death.
Materials in this collection were compiled by Lewis' campaign manager, Louis Schoen.
Barbara Flanagan Papers
Barbara Martinsen Slides
The collection consists of 200 color 35mm slide transparencies featuring Barbara Martinsen's family and friends in the 1950s-1970s. Many images feature children, especially Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts. Barbara Martinsen grew up at 4037 Columbus Ave. S in Minneapolis, part of the Bryant neighborhood. She graduated from Central High School in 1969.
Beacon Light Study Club Programs and Newspaper Clippings
One box contains several newspaper clippings from 1936-1940 and club programs 1932-1948, incomplete.
Betty Bridgman Papers on West High Class of 1932
Bloomington Library Records
Fact sheets, newspaper clippings, building information, correspondence and other administrative records documenting the history and operations of Bloomington Library in Bloomington, Minnesota, from 1922 to 1973. Bloomington Library was part of the Hennepin County Library. The collection also includes records related to the Bloomington Library Study Committee and the Bloomington Library Commission dating as late as 1991.
Bloomington West Library Records
Newspaper clippings, building site information, and other administrative records documenting the history of a proposed Bloomington West Library in Bloomington, Minnesota, from 1970 to 1989. Bloomington West Library was never built, but would have been part of the Hennepin County Library.
Bob Reid Publicity Releases
Brookdale Library Records
Fact sheets, brochures, building information, newspaper clippings, correspondence and other administrative records documenting the history and operations of Brookdale Library in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, from 1973 to 2012. Brookdale Library is part of the Hennepin County Library.
Brooklyn Center Library Records
Fact sheets, brochures, building information, newspaper clippings, correspondence and other administrative records documenting the history and operations of Brooklyn Center Library in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, from 1963 to 1981. Brooklyn Center Library was part of the Hennepin County Library.
Brooklyn Park Library Records
Fact sheets, brochures, building information, newspaper clippings, correspondence and other administrative records documenting the history and operations of Brooklyn Park Library in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, from 1976 to 2016. Brooklyn Park Library is part of the Hennepin County Library.
Bruce Weir Benidt Papers
- Hennepin County Library Institutional Archive Collections 83
- Public libraries -- Minnesota -- Hennepin County 83
- Libraries -- Minnesota -- Hennepin County 82
- Women -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis -- Societies and clubs. 74
- Clubs -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis. 71
- Branch libraries -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis 30
- Photographs. 24
- Minneapolis Neighborhood Organization Collections 20
- Minnesota World War II Collections 19
- City planning -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis. 17
- Community development -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis. 17
- Citizens’ associations -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis. 14
- Community organization -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis. 14
- Minneapolis (Minn.) -- History 13
- Music -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis 13
- Parks -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis 12
- Community organization -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis -- Citizen participation. 10
- Neighborhood government 10
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Correspondence. 10
- Minneapolis (Minn.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. 9 + ∧ less
- German 1
- Norwegian 1
- Swedish 1
- Hennepin County Library 79
- Minneapolis Public Library 40
- Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board 8
- Minneapolis Public Schools 6
- Minneapolis Aquatennial (Minneapolis, Minn.) 4
- Neighborhood Revitalization Program (Minneapolis, Minn.) 4
- Star Tribune (Minneapolis, Minn.) 4
- Tourist Club (Minneapolis, Minn.) 4
- West High School (Minneapolis, Minn.) 4
- Countryman, Gratia A. (Gratia Alta) 3
- Hathaway, Edward 3
- Minneapolis (Minn.). City Planning Department 3
- Minneapolis College of Art and Design 3
- Minneapolis Morning Tribune (Minneapolis, Minn. : 1909) 3
- Minneapolis Public Library -- Employees 3
- Monday Club (Minneapolis, Minn.) 3
- University of Minnesota 3
- Wells, Martha C. 3
- Whittier Alliance (Minneapolis, Minn.) 3
- Abbott, Howard S. (Howard Strickland) 2 + ∧ less