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Arnold D. Roth Photographs

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Identifier: M/A 0349
Description of Contents 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.
Dates: Late 1800s-1930s

Barbara Flanagan Papers

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Identifier: M/A 0015
Description of Contents The Barbara Flanagan Papers contain a wide array of materials on the professional and personal life of Star Tribune columnist, author, and socialite Barbara Flanagan. Specifically, the collection holds personal papers, documents, records, scrapbooks, notes, drafts, interview transcripts, extensive personal correspondence and reader letters, photocopies of Flanagan’s columns, research materials, club and organization materials, press releases and event invitations, awards and plaques, honors,...
Dates: 1886 - 2014; Majority of material found within 1947 - 1993

Barbara Martinsen Slides

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Identifier: M/A 0342
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1950s-1970s

Cliff Nyberg World War II Scrapbooks

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Identifier: M/A 0355
Description of Contents The collection consists of five scrapbooks detailing Cliff Nyberg's experience with the U.S. Army 11th Field Hospital during World War II. The scrapbooks include photographs, documents, ensignia, newspaper clippings, and assorted records.
Dates: 1942 - 1945

Fannie M. Jacques Collection of John S. Bradstreet Material

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Identifier: M/A 0010
Description of Contents Two boxes. John S. Bradstreet's personal papers include a scrapbook, business correspondence, lecture notes, business advertisements, articles and clippings detailing his career as an interior decorator and furniture designer, and related material.

The scrapbook contains letters, photographs, and ephemera from his work and international travels, particularly to Japan. The photographs are mainly interior and exterior shots of his business, the Craftshouse.
Dates: 1886 - 1994

Hennepin County Library Photographs

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Identifier: HCL 002

Jeffrey Grosscup Photographs

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Identifier: M/A 0319
Dates: 1970 - 2000

John H. Kammerdiener Photographs

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Identifier: M/A 0361
Description of Contents The collection includes over 200 black-and-white photographs taken by John H. Kammerdiener of buildings and locations in Minneapolis and the Twin Cities. The bulk of the photographs are building exteriors. Original photographs consist of print photographs and sheet negatives on safety film. The best point of access to the photographs is the Hennepin County Library Digital Collections, where photos are identified by subject, date, and location.
Dates: xxxx

Keith Smith Pride Photographs

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Identifier: M/A 0352
Description of Contents The collection contains photographs taken by Keith Smith at the 1991 and 2005 Gay Pride parades and celebrations. The 1991 photos include Amon Peterson, Smith's partner, recipient of the Dick Hanson Memorial Award from Equal Time and Lavender, Inc. The award recognized Smith's work in AIDS education.
Dates: 1991 - 2005

Linda Gammell Photographs

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Identifier: M/A 0327
Description of Contents Over 160 photographs from 1974 of buildings and street scenes in the Dinkytown, Cedar-Riverside and University neighborhoods. Produced as a work for hire for the Minneapolis Public Library.
Dates: 1974

Mac and Holly McDonnell Slides

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Identifier: M/A 0341
Abstract The collection consists of color 35mm slide transparencies depicting exterior scenes of downtown Minneapolis and downtown St. Paul in 1979. Seventeen slides from this collection are available in the Hennepin County Library Digital Collections.
Dates: 1979

McMillan and Pomeroy Family Photographs

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Identifier: M/A 0354
Description of Contents The collection consists of photographs belonging to Frank Pomeroy's grandmother, Jessamine McMillan, and her siblings (Corrine Frances McMillan and Howard McMillan). The bulk of the images are studio prints of East High School students or unidentified individuals. A photo album showing rural farm life, likely from Howard McMillan's Long Lake farm, Orchard Hill, is included. One folder contains photos taken by Donald Pomeroy, Jr. (son of Jessamine McMillan) during a European trip in 1936....
Dates: 1904-1930s

Minneapolis Star and Tribune Photographs

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Identifier: M/A 0359
Description of Contents This collection contains print photographs and limited negatives compiled by the Minneapolis Tribune, Minneapolis Times-Tribune, Minneapolis Daily Times, Minneapolis Journal, Minneapolis Star, and Minneapolis Star Journal from the 1910s through 1940s. Many of the images appeared in these newspapers. Photographs often have newspaper captions glued on the image's reverse. These articles, other newspaper articles, and additional research were used to create detailed metadata for each image. This...
Dates: 1910s-1940s

Nokomis Junior High Scrapbook Pages

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Identifier: M/A 0365
Description of Contents Scrapbook created by Barbara Priglmeier while she was a student at Nokomis Junior High School in the 1940s. The collection contains six loose scrapbook pages containing photos of students. Most images are professional school photos, but there are also several snapshots. Students represent 1944-1948 classes of 9th grade graduates.
Dates: 1940s

Northwestern National Bank Fire Slide Presentation

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Identifier: M/A 0366
Description of Contents Slide presentation on the Northwestern National Bank fire entitled "How to Survive a Disaster." Collection includes 47 35mm color slides, 1 audio cassette tape, and a presentation script. Materials copyrighted by Minnesota Insurance Information Center and used by Lee M. Cooper, Fire Training Specialist at Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College.
Dates: 1982 - 1983

Robert Moffitt Slides

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Identifier: M/A 0345
Abstract The collection consists of color slide transparencies of Minneapolis scenes, especially buildings and downtown land use, taken by Minneapolis City Planning Department employee Robert Moffitt from the 1960s to 1990s. Most images are unlabelled.
Dates: 1960s-1990s

Sharon Botts Garth Collection on Rev. Henry Botts, Sr.

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Identifier: M/A 0358
Description of Contents The collection contains documents, notes, photographs, and other materials compiled by Sharon Botts Garth in the research for her 2019 biography of Rev. Henry Botts, Sr. When Destiny Calls: Living Life with Purpose, as well as short oral history interviews conducted by Hennepin County Library Special Collections staff at book launch events in 2019. The bulk of the collection is photographs documenting the life of the Botts family and Zion Baptist Church in...
Dates: 1920 - 2019

Star Tribune Photographs

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Identifier: M/A 0332
Description of Contents The collection contains over 190,0000 photographs taken or compiled by the Star Tribune newspaper. The bulk of photographs were taken between the 1950s and 1990s, though some earlier images are included. Most images are black and white photoprints. Some images include dates, names, or other details written on the back.The collection includes photographs taken by Star Tribune staff photographers, as well as photographs from other sources that depict Hennepin County locations or...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1950 - 1995

U.S.S. Minneapolis Cruise Album

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Identifier: M/A 0353
Description of Contents The collection consists of one photoalbum featuring the U.S.S. Minneapolis on its leather cover. The book contains an autograph page and family photos by an unknown owner. The photos were chiefly taken in Hawaii in 1941. Several images include family members on the S.S. Lurline. It in not clear if anyone pictured served on the U.S.S. Minneapolis.
Dates: 1941 - 1953