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Collection on the Walker Art Center

Identifier: M/A 0255
Description of Contentsmis Eleven boxes of materials from 1902 to 2002. Included are catalogs of the Walker collection that was housed on Walker's property at 8th and Hennepin and at the Hennepin Avenue Methodist Church. Catalogs cover up until 1927 when the Walker Art Gallery building opened. There are also four boxes of clippings on the Art Center building, its events and exhibitions. There is a box on the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden and four boxes of brochures, news releases and ...
Dates: 1902 - 2005

Collection on the Way Center

Identifier: M/A 0225
Description of Contents

One box. Collection consists of newspaper clippings and organizational materials concerning The Way Center.

Dates: 1967 - 2016

Collection on the Weisman Art Museum

Identifier: M/A 0299
Description of Contents

This collection consists of two boxes containing newspaper and magazine clippings, brochures, newsletters, fundraising materials, and press releases relating to the Weisman Art Museum. The material is arranged chronologically in two parts: under the museum's current name (the Weisman Art Museum) and its older name (the University Art Gallery). Materials on the University Gallery and University Art Museum are filed with the earlier material.

Dates: 1936 - 2011

Collection on the Woman's Christian Association

Identifier: M/A 0148
Description of Contents

Includes various pamphlets, directories (1938-1981), clippings (1920-1986) and annual reports in a separate file from 1919-1975 (incomplete).

Dates: 1919 - 1986

Collection on the Woman's Occupational Bureau

Identifier: M/A 0151
Description of Contents

Collection consists of newspaper clippings concerning the Women’s Occupational Bureau, miscellaneous publications produced by the Bureau, the Bureau's financial record book, a scrapbook newspaper clippings pertaining to the Women’s Week Exposition held in November 1934, and Minneapolis Women's Activities yearbooks produced by the Bureau.

Dates: 1922 - 1937

Collection on the Women's Auxiliary to the Railway Mail Association

Identifier: M/A 0152
Description of Contents

One box. Includes a brief history of the club and several newspaper clippings. Also included are programs for the years 1920-1923 and 1940-1944.

Dates: 1920 - 1944

Collection on the Women's Cooperative Alliance, Inc.

Identifier: M/A 0153
Description of Contents

One box. Collection consists of committee organization charts; Court Committee Bulletins; digest of an address delivered before the National Federation of Settlements at Washington, D.C., May 1923. Publications, brochures, pamphlets and bulletins from 1921-1931.

Dates: 1921 - 1931

Collection on the Zetetic Club

Identifier: M/A 0154
Description of Contents

One box. Collection consists of newspaper clipping concerning the Zetetic Club, a history of the club written by some of its members, and the clubs yearbook spanning 1903-1967.

Dates: 1903 - 1967

Collection on Theodore Wirth

Identifier: M/A 0094
Description of Contents

Original letterpress copies of Wirth’s correspondence, 1899-1907. Includes correspondence to Charles Loring (1905-06) and to Frederick Law Olmsted, Jr. (1904). Also includes biographical profiles, articles, and clippings. Also included is correspondence from his grandson, Theodore “Ted” J. Wirth.

Dates: 1899 - 2000

Collection on Thomas Hale Williams

Identifier: M/A 0068
Description of Contents

3 boxes. Photocopied correspondence, 1837-1867. Also includes photocopied articles of Williams' death; photocopied letter from Margaret Renshaw Carroll to Carl Vitz, librarian, Minneapolis Public Library, dated November 26, 1937; and original scrapbooks (numbers 25 and 26) with indices.

Dates: 1827 - 1937

Collection on Viola Carlberg McConnell

Identifier: M/A 0030
Description of Contents

The collection consists of one box containing miscellaneous materials such as programs, notices, newsletters and photographs largely pertaining to to McConnell's work with the Religious Public Relations Council, the Episcopal Church and St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Minneapolis.

Dates: 1940s-1990s

Collection on Walter Mondale

Identifier: M/A 0032
Description of Contents The Walter Mondale Collection consists of 3 boxes largely containing newspaper and magazine clippings concerning Mondale and his time in various political offices.Box 1 consists of 10 folders of newspaper and magazine clippings on Mondale and his family from the 1960s through the 1990s.Box 2 consists of 20 folders of newspaper clippings covering from his 1960 appointment as Minnesota's Attorney General through mid-1983.Box 3 consists of 8 folders of...
Dates: 1960 - 2000

Collection on WAMSO - Minnesota Orchestra Volunteer Association

Identifier: M/A 0210
Description of Contents

Two boxes. Collection consists of programs, invitations and other publications relating to the annual Symphony Ball, and newspaper clippings relating to the Symphony Ball and other club activities. Collection also includes miscellaneous publications and press releases relating to club events.

Dates: 1961 - 2002

Collection on William A. French and Company

Identifier: M/A 0205
Description of Contents

This collection contains newspaper articles related to William A. French, his designs, and businesses. One folder contains articles written about his residence in American Home magazine. There are photographs of the designer, his work, residences, business locations, and advertisements.

Dates: 1928 - 1941

Collection on William H. Dunwoody

Identifier: M/A 0027
Description of Contents

The William H. Dunwoody Collection includes scattered correspondence 1897-1913 together with leaflets or pamphlets relating to businesses, as well as four letterpress correspondence books dating January-June, 1878. It also contains his will, biographical information, newspaper clippings, and the description of the holdings of the Minnesota Historical Society.

Dates: 1878 - 1914

Collection on William S. Pattee

Identifier: M/A 0051
Description of Contents

One box. Collection includes several letters, booklets; including baccalaureate address, In Memoriam -- Wm. S. Pattee, College of Law bulletin (1898), clippings (obit), and pamphlet, "Theories of knowledge and theories of being."

Dates: 1898 - 1911

Cosmopolitan Study Club Programs

Identifier: M/A 0172
Description of Contents

The collection consists of programs from 1912 to 1948 with some missing years. The programs include study topics for the year, officers, committees and members, members and addresses, and the annual club schedule.

Dates: 1912 - 1948

Court House Branch Records

Identifier: HCL 067

Annual reports documenting the history and operations of the Court House Branch Library in Minneapolis, Minnesota, from 1910 to 1912. The Court House Branch Library was part of the Minneapolis Public Library. The Minneapolis Public Library and Hennepin County Library merged in 2008.

Dates: 1910 - 1912

COVID-19 in Hennepin County Photographs

Identifier: M/A 0369
Description of Contents

Photographs of business fronts and signage taken by Hennepin County Library staff, primarily at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic from March to May 2020. Signs include printed and handwritten messages noting business closures and changes to services. Includes some photographs of messages of support and positive affirmations in yards and on sidewalks.

Dates: 2020 - 2021

COVID-19 in Hennepin County Web Archive Surveys

Identifier: M/A 0383
Description of Contents Thirty-nine survey responses collected by Hennepin County Library Special Collections staff documenting the responses of local organizations to the COVID-19 pandemic. Surveys were sent by library staff to the owners of all private websites included in the COVID-19 in Hennepin County Web Archive. Survey responses were received at the library in 2020 by physical form and online Google Form.Survey questions...
Dates: 2020 - 2021

Crippen and Beck Family World War II Papers

Identifier: M/A 0375
Description of Contents Correspondence, memoir, compiled documents, and paper weight made from defused artillery shell documenting the experiences of two members of Amy Rea's family in World War II. Crippen's materials include a memoir he wrote, originals and photocopies of documents charting his service in the U.S. Navy, and the paperweight he created from defused Japanese artillery shell detonators on Guadalcanal. Beck's materials include letters written to his family in Blackduck, Minnesota, primarily during...
Dates: 1942 - 2004

Crystal Library Records

Identifier: HCL 009

Fact sheets, brochures, building information, newspaper clippings, correspondence and other administrative records documenting the history and operations of Crystal Library in Crystal, Minnesota, from 1953 to 2008. Crystal Library was part of the Hennepin County Library.

Dates: 1953 - 1972

Daniel Rochford Papers

Identifier: M/A 0039
Description of Contents

One box. The Daniel Rochford collection includes biographical information, diaries from 1916-1918, correspondence from 1932, 1949-1958, personal writings, and other memorabilia.

Dates: 1916 - 1984

Daniel Upham Papers

Identifier: M/A 0060
Description of Contents

Correspondence, reporter's notebooks, column clippings, photographs, transcripts of news programs, and miscellaneous items relating to columns, retirement card, certificate of appreciation, 1952-1975.

Dates: 1952 - 1975

Daughters of the American Colonists Minnesota Society Scrapbooks and Other Material

Identifier: M/A 0175
Description of Contents

The collection consists of nine boxes, including DAC Year Books from 1949-1967 (with some missing years), general newspaper clippings from the Minneapolis Times and Minneapolis Tribune from 1924-1956, and twelve scrapbooks from 1922-1961.

Dates: 1922 - 1967

Dayne Donovan Papers

Identifier: M/A 0014
Description of Contents

One box. The collection consists of family records and papers, school notebooks and yearbooks, World War I memorabilia, postcards, photographs, and newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1892 - 1967

Dayton Library Records

Identifier: HCL 010

Fact sheets, brochures, building information, newspaper clippings, correspondence and other administrative records documenting the history and operations of Dayton Library in Dayton, Minnesota, from 1961 to 1993. Dayton Library was part of the Hennepin County Library.

Dates: 1961 - 1993

Department of Community Planning and Economic Development (CPED) Records

Identifier: M/A 0298
Description of Contents This collection consists of 134 boxes of materials from the several iterations of the Minneapolis Department of City Planning and Economic Development (CPED). The materials are organized for the most part in the order in which they were received and include documents from Minneapolis Housing and Redevelopment Authority (MHRA), Minneapolis Community Development Agency (MCDA), and CPED. The date range of the collection is from the late 1940s to the early 2000s. Materials cover project planning...
Dates: 1950s - 1990s

Department of Public Welfare, Food Stamp Division Scrapbook

Identifier: M/A 0219
Description of Contents

The material covers primarily the years 1939-1945 and appears to be from the office of O.A. Pearson, Supt., Division of Public Relief, Minneapolis.

Dates: 1939 - 1945

DeWars Family Collection of F.L. Mortimer Negatives

Identifier: M/A 0376
Description of Contents

43 glass-plate negatives of various sizes and 40 acetate negative reproductions showing Minneapolis scenes from 1878 to 1888.

Dates: 1878 - 1888

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