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Collection on Darragh Aldrich

Identifier: M/A 0001
Description of Contents

One Box. Scrapbook composed of clippings of the “Quentin’s Corner” (or “Quentin’s Colyum”) newspaper column from the Minneapolis Morning Tribune. The 143-page scrapbook includes an index to many of the poems, commentary, and humor written between 1912 and 1915.

Dates: 1912 - 1915

Collection on Dimitri Mitropoulos

Identifier: M/A 0083
Description of Contents

The collection contains newspaper clippings, portraits, and publicity materials from Dimitri Mitropoulos’ career as conductor of the Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra.

Dates: 1930 - 1995

Collection on Donald Fraser

Identifier: M/A 0086
Description of Contents

Newsletters, political ephemera, campaign literature, newspaper clippings, intern manuals, photographs, slides, and audiocassettes primarily regarding the political career of Donald M. Fraser as Minneapolis Mayor. Correspondence series includes annual holiday letters written by Arvonne Fraser.

Dates: 1968 - 1994

Collection on Eiji Oue

Identifier: M/A 0085
Description of Contents

The collection contains records from Eiji Oue’s tenure as conductor of the Minnesota Orchestra, including newspaper clippings, press releases, several printed programs for his tours and performances, a binder of information from his inaugural committee, a number of holiday cards sent by Oue, and commemorative Wheaties boxes featuring Oue's picture.

Dates: 1995 - 2002

Collection on Emil Oberhoffer

Identifier: M/A 0084
Description of Contents

The collection consists of newspaper clippings, correspondence, handwritten notes, inventories of musical scores, music manuscripts, and assorted other items from Emil Oberhoffer’s career with the Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra.

Dates: 1900 - 1950

Collection on Floyd B. Olson

Identifier: M/A 0046
Description of Contents

The collection consists of information on Olson’s life from 1921 through his death in 1936. The vast majority of the collection is newspaper clippings, however there are also a small number of pamphlets, magazine articles, and other printed materials.

Dates: 1921 - 1986

Collection on Grace Hodsdon Boutelle

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: M/A 0008
Description of Contents One box. Biography file includes three newspaper clippings including "From English 'Gaol' to Lowry Hill Tea", regarding a presentation done by Boutelle on her suffragette experience, "Makers of Folk Songs Recreated Work Activities into Play Motion, Says Student," an article written by Boutelle, and an article on a Christmas Carol practice conducted by Boutelle. Text of a eulogy given by Boutelle for Mrs. Charles S. Hardy in December 1945. Excerpt from Robert Browning's "By The Fireside"...
Dates: 1897 - 1945

Collection on Herbert Putnam

Identifier: M/A 0305
Description of Contents

Consists of a bound volume containing publications, individual tributes, and correspondence celebrating Putnam and his career as Librarian of Congress.

Dates: 1939

Collection on Heritage Park

Identifier: M/A 0417
Description of Contents

Brochures, flyers, meeting materials, reports, publications, and photographs documenting the planning and construction of Heritage Park in Near North Minneapolis. Materials include incomplete meeting minutes and agendas from the Near Northside Implementation Committee.

Dates: 1995 - 2005

Collection on Hubert H. and Muriel Humphrey

Identifier: M/A 0018
Description of Contents

The Hubert H. and Muriel Humphrey Collection consists of three boxes containing speeches, campaign materials, and newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1943 - 2002

Collection on Jacob D. and Eugenie Holtzermann

Identifier: M/A 0017
Description of Contents

The collection consists correspondence, personal papers, clippings and various biographical items on Holtzermann, his wife Eugenie (Jenny) and daughter Charlotte; papers, studies and correspondence related to Holtzermann's time on the Minneapolis Planning Commission in the late 1950s and early 1960s; and copies of the Minnesota Beacon.

Dates: 1931 - 1969

Collection on James Austin Williams

Identifier: M/A 0067
Description of Contents

Clippings, programs, and a scrapbook of clippings pertaining to James Austin Williams.

Dates: 1906 - 1934

Collection on James K. Hosmer

Identifier: M/A 0301
Description of Contents

The James K. Hosmer Collection consists primarily of biographical information and correspondence.

Dates: 1891 - 1929

Collection on John H. Stevens

Identifier: M/A 0295
Description of Contents

The John H. Stevens collection consists of one box of handwritten letters written by Stevens to members of his family, transcriptions of those letters, a transcribed speech delivered by Stevens to the Minneapolis Lyceum about the early history of Hennepin County, clippings containing biographical information, and correspondence between the collection's donor and Minneapolis Public Library Staff.

Dates: 1844 - 1858

Collection on John Orth Family

Identifier: M/A 0259
Description of Contents One box of a biography of John Orth, photographs of his family and family tree information. Materials are from 1857-2004.The biography of John Orth was originally written in 1992 by St. Cloud State University graduate student Mike Worcester. It covers Orth's founding of his brewery, his nationality (he first claimed he was French and later German after the Prussians took Alsace after 1870), his politics and his family.The photos in folder 2 are from the scrapbook of...
Dates: 1857 - 2004

Collection on Leonard and Elizabeth Wells

Identifier: M/A 0283
Description of Contents

One box. Collection includes photographs and correspondence of Leonard Wells and correspondence of his wife Elizabeth Wells.

Dates: 1922 - 1936

Collection on Lucille Barrett

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: M/A 0005
Description of Contents One box. It contains 2 issues of Harper's Monthly Magazine. Issue number 857 (October 1921) contains Barrett's poem “Autumn Trail,” and issue 859 (December 1921) contains an excerpt from correspondence between the magazine and the Lucille Barrett's parents, noting the author's early death. The April and December 1915 editions of Douglas School-Life Magazine, published by the seventh and eighth grade students of Minneapolis’ Douglas School, both contain poems by Lucille Barrett as an eighth...
Dates: 1915 - 1921

Collection on Luther Youngdahl

Identifier: M/A 0069
Description of Contents

Newspaper clippings (1924 through 1992) as well as miscellaneous items, including Governor Youngdahl’s 1951 inaugural address, 1949 budget message, and a sketch of Youngdahl by Brenda Ueland. Biographical clippings on family members are also included.

Dates: 1924 - 1992

Collection on Margaret Mull

Identifier: M/A 0073
Description of Contents

This collection includes materials related to the library career of Margaret Mull, including two scrapbooks, photographs, letters of appreciation, and funeral announcements. Although Mull had a long library career most of the materials in this collection appear to have been compiled in 1973, and those that are dated are from the mid-1960s and early 1970s.

Dates: 1973 - 1990

Collection on Minneapolis Moline Power Implement Company

Identifier: M/A 0208
Description of Contents The collection consists of five boxes and four scrapbooks. The first box contains various clippings, advertisements, photographs, reports, and correspondence. A number of papers and correspondence detail the 1929 merger of the company. Boxes two through five contain farm machinery price listsand catalogs, arranged by machine type. The scrapbooks consist of newspaper clippings from newspapers such as the Minneapolis Tribune, Minneapolis Journal, Wall Street Journal, and others. The four...
Dates: 1915 - 2001; Majority of material found within 1915 - 1979

Collection on Plymouth Congregational Church

Identifier: M/A 0252
Description of Contents Boxes 1 and 1b include newspaper clippings, photographs, programs, and other general material about Plymouth Church and its history. Boxes 2 through 5 consist of funeral records, which document the life and death of parishioners of Plymouth Congregational Church. In it are service records, notes from funeral eulogies, and funeral service programs. Prominent citizens in the collection include radio commentator Cedric Adams and Carleton College President Donald J. Cowling, as well as the...
Dates: 1944 - 1987

Collection on Schilling Tours

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: M/A 0203
Description of Contents

One box. Collection consists of travel itineraries(1925-1935), miscellaneous travel schedules and a 1925 detailed diagram of the SS France, a French ocean liner which sailed for the Compagnie Générale Transatlantique (French Line).

Dates: 1925 - 1936

Collection on Stanley Hall Academy for Young Women

Identifier: M/A 0041
Description of Contents The collection includes two boxes. Box one contains a scrapbook compiled by Ruth Ritteman in 1920-1921. Box two includes a brief history of Stanley Hall, programs, annual class booklets, newspaper clippings, and miscellaneous ephemera.Ruth's scrapbook includes a roll call of students, programs, mementos, newspaper clippings from theater, lectures, musical events, dances. Also included in the scrapbook are professional photographs of the interior and exterior of Stanley Hall,...
Dates: 1920 - 1921

Collection on Stanley R. Avery

Identifier: M/A 0002
Description of Contents Six boxes. Biographical information, newspaper clippings, photographs, obituary, scrapbooks. Box 1 includes two folders. Folder 1, labeled “Biographical and Clippings” contains encyclopedia and newspaper clippings, photographs, and Avery’s obituary. It also includes reviews of compositions and performances both about Stanley Avery and written by him. Folder 2, Labeled “Programs, Brochures, and Writings” contains programs from concerts, recitals, and other performances of Avery’s...
Dates: 1892 - 1935

Collection on the All American Study Club

Identifier: M/A 0155
Description of Contents

Club histories, newspaper clippings, and programs from 1928 to 1964. The programs list officers, order of business, standing committees, member names and addresses, past presidents, honorary members, and program topics for each year.

Dates: 1928 - 1964

Collection on the Altrusa Club of Minneapolis

Identifier: M/A 0201
Description of Contents

One box of materials from 1960s to 1980s. Collection includes clippings (1980s), three booklets on member's manual, bylaws and classification guide, yearbook (1968-1969), miscellaneous pamphlets and in the SCMC periodicals, several issues of their newsletter Altrusan (1970-1972).

Dates: 1961 - 1982

Collection on the American Committee of Minneapolis

Identifier: M/A 0157
Description of Contents

Collection consists of several articles, various pamphlets, a description of the organization, and a sample membership application. Most materials are from 1919. Some authors of the papers and pamphlets are F. G. R. Gordon, Peter W. Collins, Rev. Marion D. Shutter, Josiah Fenton, and Ernest Brier.

Dates: 1919

Collection on the Apollo Club

Identifier: M/A 0209
Description of Contents

Four boxes of materials including newspaper clippings (1900-1984), rosters and directories, a history written in the 1920s, 26 folders of typed reviews from the Minneapolis Tribune and the Minneapolis Journal from 1920 to 1943, programs from performances covering nearly a century (1896-1985), vinyl records and a group photo from 1949.

Dates: 1900 - 1985

Collection on the Argosy Club

Identifier: M/A 0159
Description of Contents

The collection contains a brief club history, newspaper clippings (1920-1948), and club programs (1902-1949). Programs include officers, programs for the year, members and their addresses, and a reading list.

Dates: 1902 - 1949

Collection on the Art History Club

Identifier: M/A 0160
Description of Contents

The collection contains papers presented by Mrs. George Grimes and Mrs. S.S. Sutherland on Spanish Art in 1934 as well as club programs from 1898 to 1938. Information in programs includes topics for the year and presenters. Some programs list officers, members names, and addresses.

Dates: 1898 - 1938

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