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Ladies' Shakespeare Club Programs

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Identifier: M/A 0196
Description of Contents The collection consists of programs from 1908 to 1935 with some missing years. The yearly program is titled by the play(s) or other study topics which will be focused on for the year. Some plays included Julius Caesar (1908-1909), or Antony and Cleopatra (1932-1933). Some other study topics included history of England and so on. Each program outlines the agenda for each meeting and its presenters, officers for the year,...
Dates: 1908 - 1935

Laurence Jensen and Linnea Schonstedt Papers

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Identifier: M/A 0238
Description of Contents Two boxes of materials in good condition. Types of materials: correspondence, cards, photos, newspaper clippings, paper money from Buchenwald (2, newspapers (war publication of the Star Journal), notice of award of bronze star medal, (April 13, 1945) and school autograph book. Feb 23, 1942 “I just had a little discussion with one of the fellows I’m sure what he thinks of me. I told him that I wasn’t mad at...
Dates: 1927 - 1977

Lawrence Irvin Papers

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Identifier: M/A 0019
Description of Contents This collection documents the career of Minneapolis city planner Lawrence Irvin. While the whole of the collection dates from 1957-1984, the bulk of the material reflects the later years of Irvin’s career, dating from the mid-1970s through 1981. Although much of the material was created by Irvin when he served as Planning Director Emeritus, the subject contents heavily reflect work done early in his career. Collection materials include newspaper clippings; major project presentations,...
Dates: 1957 - 1984; Majority of material found within 1975 - 1981

League of Women Voters of Minneapolis Records

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Identifier: M/A 0198
Description of Contents

The collection includes newspaper clippings (1920s to 1990s), meeting minutes from the 1920s to the 1970s, and miscellaneous pamphlets, reports, booklets, handouts, announcements, programs, etc. Also included are a bank ledger with receipts. This collection shows that the League covered a broad range of issues. Some included homelessness, immigration, election laws, and so on.

Dates: 1928 - 1999

Leo Bernat Papers

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Identifier: M/A 0042
Description of Contents 2 boxes. Documents the process of the mayor nominating individuals for the Housing and Redevelopment Agency Commissioner and the process through City Hall. Includes semiannual/annual reports by Commissioner Bernat with his interpretation of actions by the Minneapolis Housing and Redevelopment Authority (MHRA). Includes information on the following topics/debates: site selection for a new domed stadium in Minneapolis in the Industry Square area or to remodel Memorial Stadium or the...
Dates: 1967 - 1977

Lewis Parliamentary Law Association Programs and Newspaper Clippings

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Identifier: M/A 0106
Description of Contents

The collection consists of program booklets with officer lists, member lists and agendas and study topics for specific meetings. The programs range from 1911-1942 and 1965-1966. The collection also consists of newspaper clippings from the 1915 to 1944.

Dates: 1911 - 1966

Lil Punks Club Records

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Identifier: M/A 0247
Description of Contents

Collection includes minutes to meetings, correspondence, reports and play written by Jean M. Pardo, annual reports, photos, scrapbooks, diaries, clippings. Artifacts include sewn doll, red-checked gift bag, two stick-pin buttons from West High School, 1940.

Dates: 1938 - 2004

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

Linden Hills Library Records

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Identifier: HCL 049
Abstract

Fact sheets, brochures, building information, newspaper clippings, correspondence and other administrative records documenting the history and operations of Linden Hills Library in Minneapolis, Minnesota, from 1911 to 2008. Linden Hills Library was part of the Minneapolis Public Library. The Minneapolis Public Library and Hennepin County Library merged in 2008. Linden Hills Library is now part of the Hennepin County Library.

Dates: 1912-2008

Linden Hills Neighborhood Council Records

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Identifier: M/A 0269
Description of Contents The collection consists of 7 boxes containing a variety of materials related to the operation of the Linden Hills Neighborhood Council (LHiNC). The materials include: Box 1: Bank, financial, and tax information (1979-1997), Box 2: Bank, financial, and tax information (1985-2000), Box 3: NRP project files for Phase I planning, photos and newspaper clippings (1994-2004), Box 4: NRP Steering Committee, Task Forces, and Planning notes (1994-2004), Box 5: LHiNC meeting minutes and agendas...
Dates: 1979 - 2004

Linden Hills Neighborhood History Projects Collection

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Identifier: M/A 0228
Description of Contents The collection consists of ten boxes. The boxes contain an extensive amount of research, grant information, newspaper articles, photos, brochures, etc. All materials are on the Linden Hills neighborhood and are related to the extensive research, planning, and initiation of the Linden Hills history exhibit and the book Down at the Lake. Boxes 1-3, and box 6 are mostly research materials of houses, residents, clubs, politics, events, architecture, schools, and so on of the Linden Hills...
Dates: 1993 - 2001

Logan Park Library Records

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Identifier: HCL 069
Abstract

Fact sheets, brochures, building information, newspaper clippings, correspondence and other administrative records documenting the history and operations of Logan Park Library in Minneapolis, Minnesota, from 1912 to 1963. Logan Park Library was part of the Minneapolis Public Library. The Minneapolis Public Library and Hennepin County Library merged in 2008.

Dates: 1912 - 1963

Long Lake Library Records

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Identifier: HCL 016
Abstract

Fact sheets, brochures, building information, newspaper clippings, correspondence and other administrative records documenting the history and operations of Long Lake Library in Long Lake, Minnesota, from 1961 to 2011. Long Lake Library is part of the Hennepin County Library.

Dates: 1961-2011

Longfellow Library Records

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Identifier: HCL 057
Abstract

Fact sheets, brochures, building information, newspaper clippings, correspondence and other administrative records documenting the history and operations of Longfellow Library in Minneapolis, Minnesota, from 1936 to 1997. Longfellow Library was part of the Minneapolis Public Library. The Minneapolis Public Library and Hennepin County Library merged in 2008. Longfellow Library closed in 1968.

Dates: 1936 - 1997

Lord Family World War II Correspondence

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Identifier: M/A 0348
Description of Contents The Lord Family World War II Correspondence collection contains letters and cards sent between Staff Sergeant Harry Holmes Lord, Jr. of the United States Marine Corps (USMC) and his family in Minneapolis. The letters cover the time span from when Staff Sergeant Lord entered boot camp in May of 1943 to when he completed his service in January of 1946. The collection contains two series. Letters Home from Harry Holmes Lord, Jr.: Letters Home...
Dates: 1943 - 1946

Loretto Library Records

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Identifier: HCL 017
Abstract

Administrative records documenting the budgets for a potential Loretto Library in Loretto, Minnesota, from 1977-1981. Loretto Library would have been part of the Hennepin County Library.

Dates: 1977-1981

Louise Chapman Papers

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Identifier: M/A 0261
Description of Contents

Collection includes one flat box and one large bound book. The box contains personal correspondence relating to her 1935 Minneapolis Tribune newspaper article series, "The First Fifty Years of Music in Minneapolis." The book consists of bound final copies of her six-part newspaper series.

Dates: 1934 - 1940

Louise Herou Papers

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Identifier: M/A 0081
Description of Contents

Six boxes of scrapbooks. Scrapbooks are of the 1930s, 1940s, 1950s, and some 1960s. Herou was an exceptional athlete particularly in speed skating and golf. She also participated in swimming and Diamondball (softball). The scrapbooks are clippings from the local newspapers covering her teams and her as an individual and athlete. Box 7 contains correspondence, biographical information, and awards and certificates.

Dates: 1934 - 1962

Lutheran World Federation, Third Assembly Records

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Identifier: M/A 0211
Description of Contents The collection consists of two boxes. The first box contains a large number of programs and documents from the assembly. The documents are written in English, German, and in different Scandinavian languages. These documents cover everything from Lutheranism in Latin America to the liturgy and service procedure. The second box contains reports or pre-conference readings that summarize the work of the Lutheran World Federation and their goals for the assembly. The reports cover specific topics...
Dates: August 15-25, 1957

Lyman Family Papers

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Identifier: M/A 0310
Description of Contents

The collection consists of four boxes and includes WWII-era correspondence, yacht logs, and biographical material on the Lyman family.

Dates: 1933 - 1960

Lyndale Library Records

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Identifier: HCL 070
Abstract

Fact sheets, building information, correspondence and other administrative records documenting the history and operations of Lyndale Library in Minneapolis, Minnesota, from [Year] to 1926. Lyndale Library was part of the Minneapolis Public Library. The Minneapolis Public Library and Hennepin County Library merged in 2008.

Dates: 1908 - 1956

Mabel H. Oren Papers

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Identifier: M/A 0047
Description of Contents

One box. The collection consists of 13 folders concerning creative writing and book review classes Oren taught at the Minneapolis Public Library during the 1930s and 1940s. In addition to Oren's own notes on the classes, many folders contain copies of works written by her students.

Dates: 1930 - 1940

Mabeth Hurd Paige Papers

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Identifier: M/A 0050
Description of Contents

The collection consists of three boxes and one oversized container. One box contains personal correspondence and papers. The second box contains notes and typewritten transcripts related to her biography "Lady in Law". The third box contains unpublished manuscripts and speeches, as well as newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1900s-1960s, 1997

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

Maple Grove Library Records

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Identifier: HCL 039
Abstract

Fact sheets, brochures, building information, newspaper clippings, correspondence and other administrative records documenting the history and operations of Maple Grove Library in Maple Grove, Minnesota, from 1977 to 2012. Maple Grove Library is part of the Hennepin County Library.

Dates: 1977-2012

Maple Plain Library Records

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Identifier: HCL 018
Abstract

Fact sheets, brochures, building information, newspaper clippings, correspondence and other administrative records documenting the history and operations of Maple Plain Library in Maple Plain, Minnesota, from 1958 to 1997. Maple Plain Library is part of the Hennepin County Library.

Dates: 1958-1997

Marcella Cram Papers

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Identifier: M/A 0092
Description of Contents The scrapbook includes clippings, cards, postcards, memorabilia from North High School years, the University of Minnesota, and religious functions and activities. Also includes correspondence dating from 1961. Photos (1950s) include pictures of (perhaps) Leo and Yetta Cram, a car, Girl Scout troupe, possibly mothers of the Girl Scout troop. The photo of the Cadillac Coup Deville car has a story-it was won by Marcella’s father in a contest that sponsored by Gem Razor. Some of the loose...
Dates: 1953 - 1961

Marcella F. Killen Papers

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Identifier: M/A 0023
Description of Contents

Two boxes. Papers include clippings, correspondence, reports, campaign materials, 1935-1979. Whether the original order or from a previous reorganization, papers are grouped primarily chronologically; several items are also grouped by conversation. The order of the papers has been maintained with some refoldering dependent on space. (For example, correspondence and papers originally from the July 1946 folder are now in the July-December 1946 folder.)

Dates: 1935 - 1978

Marcy Holmes Neighborhood Association Records

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Identifier: M/A 0140
Description of Contents

This collection includes articles of incorporation and by-laws (1981), Historic Restoration Deferred Loan Program (ca. 1996), and board minutes and miscellaneous materials (1991-2002).

Dates: 1981 - 2002

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