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Menu Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M/A 0351
Description of Contents The collection contains menus for Hennepin County restaurants and events from the late 1800s to the present. The bulk of the menus are from Minneapolis restaurants and date from the 1930s and later. The menus often include prices, specials, and location information.
Dates: 1890s-present

Midwest Federation of Chaparral Poets Records

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Identifier: M/A 0037
Description of Contents Five boxes. Collection includes correspondence from 1948-1965, 1971-1973, 1974-1978, 1981, and 1982-1984. Also included are clippings, photos, biographies, scrapbooks, publications, membership lists, bulletins, history, rules and regulations, meeting minutes and poems from members.

The following bound poetry pamphlets were lost to water damage in the basement flood of Regent Maxine Larson: Fall 1994, Fall 1995, Fall 1996, Spring 1997, Spring 1999, Fall 2001.
Dates: 1947 - 2007

Minikahda Club Records

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Identifier: M/A 0200
Description of Contents The collection includes a variety of items: anniversary books for 25th, 40th, 50th, 60th, and 75th anniversary celebrations, various papers on the history, players, and members of the club, list of officers, articles of incorporation, and membership rosters (1961-1971, 1988, 1992-1993) as well as earlier lists and other membership items. There are official programs for the Walker Cup and National Amateur Tourney. Other items include a visitors register (1899-1918), cashbook (1908-1910 and...
Dates: 1898 - 2001

Minneapolis and Hennepin County Biography Files

 Collection
Identifier: BIO
Description of Contents Vertical files and index card files on residents of Minneapolis and Hennepin County compiled by library staff. Vertical files contain newspaper clippings and occassional ephemera. Card files are an index to articles that were printed in local newspapers or other publications. Card files occassionally include full-text obituaries. Files are arranged alphabetically by last name. The collection is richest in Minneapolis residents from the 1940s to 1990s.
Dates: Late 1800s - Present

Minneapolis and Hennepin County Vertical Subject Files

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Identifier: VF
Description of Contents Subject files on Minneapolis and Hennepin County topics compiled by library staff including newspaper clippings and ephemera. Files vary in size from a single newspaper clipping to several envelopes of materials. Most files include newspaper clippings and some files also contain brochures, pamphlets, advertisements, published histories, notes, and other ephemera. Files are richest on Minneapolis topics from the 1950s to 2001.For similar files on individual people and families, see the...
Dates: Late 1800s - Present

Minneapolis Audubon Society Records

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Identifier: M/A 0202
Description of Contents The Collection includes meeting minutes (1917-1934, 1970-1995), treasurer's reports (1958-1979, 1986), budget reports (1963-1987 incomplete), chairman notebooks, president's letters and record book, bird counts, guest books, membership lists (1917-1952), directories (1946-1994), clippings (1930s-1980s), correspondence, cards, memorials, Mrs. A. E. Cook's birding notebooks (1918-1922, 1934), and brochures. Also included are two scrapbooks, one on the 60th anniversary shore-bird project, and the...
Dates: 1915 - 1997

Minneapolis Board of Trade Minute Book

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Identifier: M/A 0266
Description of Contents One box. The book is a handwritten book of minutes of meetings of the Board of Trade from April 1895 to April 1899. The entries are all written by the Board's Secretary, John T. Hemphill. There are also a few newspaper articles relevant to the Board's business pasted in at various spots.
Dates: 1895 - 1899

Minneapolis Building Permit Index Cards

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Identifier: M/A 0346
Abstract Index cards (8 in. x 5 in.) created by the City of Minneapolis that record permitted work performed on Minneapolis houses and buildings from 1884 to 1973. These cards record information about each house or building in the city, including original construction, additions, alterations and improvements, maintenance and repair work, out buildings, signs and walls. The cards are arranged by street address. This collection has been digitized and is available in the Hennepin County Library Digital...
Dates: 1882 - 1974

Minneapolis Business and Municipal Libraries Records

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Identifier: HCL 066
Abstract Fact sheets, brochures, building information, newspaper clippings, correspondence and other administrative records documenting the history and operations of the Minneapolis Business Branch from 1916 to 1960 and the Minneapolis Municipal Information Library from 1972-2003. Both libraries were part of the Minneapolis Public Library. The Minneapolis Public Library and Hennepin County Library merged in 2008.
Dates: 1913 - 2003

Minneapolis City Planning Department Records

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Identifier: M/A 0314
Description of Contents The collection contains memos, staff notes, correspondence, reports, meeting minutes, news releases, grant and financial documents, data gathered for studies, and formal staff papers and studies from the City of Minneapolis' Planning Department from the 1920s through the early 1970s. The bulk of the records date from the mid-1960s through the early 1970s.The bulk of the collection consists of material related to studies and planning projects conducted by the Department, as well as...
Dates: 1959 - 1977; Majority of material found within 1966 - 1970

Minneapolis Council of Parent-Teacher Associations: Save our School Campaign (SOS) Scrapbook

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Identifier: M/A 0218
Description of Contents This collection includes a scrapbook which includes clippings that trace the campaign's history. The scrapbook appears to have been prepared by Mrs. Clifford C. (Lottie M.) Neff, who was chairman of the campaign.
Dates: 1942-08 - 1942-09

Minneapolis Council of Parent-Teacher Associations Yearbooks and Directories

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Identifier: M/A 0232
Description of Contents The collection consists of yearbooks or directories from the Minneapolis Council Parent Teacher Association spanning the years 1925-1973. Included in each yearbook are lists of each committee and their purpose; membership and officer lists for specific schools and neighborhoods; constitution and by-laws; parent-teacher prayer; and important meeting dates.
Dates: 1925 - 1973

Minneapolis Council of Women's Organizations Records

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Identifier: M/A 0149
Description of Contents Two boxes. The collection consists of seven record books (1892-1901), several clippings from the 1890's, miscellaneous publications, treasurer's reports, and correspondence from the 1890s.
Dates: 1892 - 1901

Minneapolis Health and Sanitation Survey Maps

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Identifier: M/A 0357
Description of Contents The collection contains maps showing the sanitation facitilities (water lines, sewer lines, and outhouses) located in Minneapolis, Minnesota, in 1934. Maps typically include one block, showing buildings, roads, addresses, and geographic features. Occassionally, building use and construction materials are noted. Maps are drawn in pencil on tracing paper. They may have been traced from a Sanborn Fire Insurance map of Minneapolis. No index map or key is extant.It is not clear how many...
Dates: 1934

Minneapolis Heritage Preservation Commission (HPC) Records

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Identifier: M/A 0230
Description of Contents The collection consists of meeting materials, correspondence, administrative documents, building plans, photographic prints and negatives, and reports documenting the work of the Minneapolis Historic Preservation Commission. The collection includes nine boxes of various papers that span the years 1970-1987. These papers include meeting agenda and minutes, surveys and reports on proposed preservation sites, correspondence, various organizational documents pertaining to commission history,...
Dates: 1970 - 1987

Minneapolis Kennel Club Records

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Identifier: M/A 0101
Description of Contents Two boxes. The collection includes MKC Newsletter (1956-1968), member’s rosters (1942-1964, with years missing in between), miscellaneous papers, scrapbook of newspaper clippings (1933-1963), and several dog show photos.
Dates: 1933 - 1968

Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board Records

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Identifier: M/A 0324
Description of Contents This collection is currently being arranged and preserved. The finding aid is not complete. If you have questions, please contact Special Collections staff.Committee materials, correspondence, subject files, petitions, oversize maps, and other administrative records created by the Minneapolis Board of Park Commissioners (now the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board) from the 1890s to 1960s.Most materials are organized by committee and are most easily located through...
Dates: 1880s - 1960s

Minneapolis Poetry Society and the League of Minnesota Poets Records

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Identifier: M/A 0107
Description of Contents Two boxes. Collection consists of a large number of newspaper clippings, snapshots, clippings of published poems, event invitations and programs, scrapbooks, press notices, membership rolls.
Dates: 1934 - 1982

Minneapolis Public Library Board Minutes

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Identifier: HCL 075
Description of Contents Signed board minutes of the Minneapolis Public Library Board from 1885 to 2007. In later years, corresponding documentation and board packet materials are included with the minutes. From 1885 to 1909, and again in 1911, the minutes were handwritten in bound volumes. All other minutes are typewritten.
Dates: 1885 - 2007

Minneapolis Public Library News Articles

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Identifier: HCL 076
Description of Contents Photocopies of newspaper clippings and other press articles about the Minneapolis Public Library from 1874 to 2008. Topics include library programs, budgets and funding, library locations and hours, and other Minneapolis Public Library activities. The collection contains two series: Subject Files and Chronological Files. Subject Files contain clippings on a particular subject. Chronological contain clippings arranged by date. Some articles appear in both series. Subject files on individual...
Dates: 1874 - 2008

Minneapolis Public Library Official Bulletins

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Identifier: HCL 090
Description of Contents This collection contains the staff newsletter of the Minneapolis Public Library from 1908 to 2007. Entitled the Official Bulletin (and occassionally the Weekly Bulletin), this publication includes information on staff appointments, staff transfers, staff retirements, benefits, library events, local events, and information needed for daily work in the library. Occassional inserts accompany the bulletins.
Dates: 1908-2007

Minneapolis Public Library World War II Correspondence

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Identifier: M/A 0330
Description of Contents This collection consists of letters written to Minneapolis Public Library staff during World War II from 1942 to 1945. The authors are chiefly former library employees, both men and women, who were in active military service. The Reference Department Correspondence series forms the bulk of the collection, with most letters addressed to department heads Genevieve MacDonald and Elizabeth Bond. The Margaret Fletcher Correspondence ...
Dates: 1942 - 1945

Minneapolis Social Club Records

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Identifier: M/A 0108
Description of Contents The collection consists of one box containing financial records, membership listings, meeting minutes, and other items from the Minneapolis Social Club. Many of the ledgers of the meeting's minutes also include clippings from local newspapers on the club, obituaries for the club's former members, and other items.
Dates: 1930 - 1972

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

Minneapolis (Tally Ho) Coaching Club Record Book

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Identifier: M/A 0102
Description of Contents This collection consists of a record book from the years 1889-1905. The record book includes the Articles of Association, a membership list, meeting minutes, and financial records.
Dates: 1889 - 1905

Minneapolis Writers Workshop Records

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Identifier: M/A 0036
Description of Contents The collection consists of 4 boxes containing biographical profiles, membership lists, examples of members' work, meeting minutes, scrapbooks, treasury information, conference programs, and photographs.
Dates: 1941 - 1997

Minnehaha Thursday Club Programs

 Collection
Identifier: M/A 0109
Description of Contents One box containing 6 folders of programs spanning 1923-1968.
Dates: 1923 - 1968

Minnesota Artists' Association Records

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Identifier: M/A 0110
Description of Contents The collection consists of six boxes of material including constitution and amendments, minutes of board meetings (1937-1954), bulletins, biographies, and clippings about members. Also included are attendance and membership lists (1937-1960), correspondence (1937-1960), and exhibits (1939-1971).
Dates: 1937 - 1971

Minnesota Council for Adult Education Records

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Identifier: M/A 0213
Description of Contents The Minnesota Council for Adult Education Collection consists of two boxes containing various records of the organization. These include:

The constitution and By-laws, general information files, history, a list of officers, meeting minutes, surveys, treasurer's reports, and financial records.
Dates: 1919 - 1942

Minnesota League of Building, Loan and Savings Associations Scrapbooks

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Identifier: M/A 0115
Description of Contents The collection consists of 7 boxes containing annual scrapbooks (some bound, some unbound) prepared by the Minnesota League of Building, Loan, and Savings Associations. Many are credited to Dolly Crary Mudd (or Mrs. D. E. Crary Mudd), the association's secretary/treasurer at the time. Artwork for at least one volume attributed to Booker Boese of St. Cloud, MN (found in scrapbook article from St. Cloud Times, Jan 11, 1936 (box 2)).The scrapbooks contain newspaper, magazine and...
Dates: 1932 - 1942

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