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Inside the Duluth carhouse, Duluth, Minnesota

Trainmen pose with streetcars inside the carhouse at 26th Avenue West and Superior Street. ~ Photo Credit: Minnesota Streetcar Museum
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: West Duluth, Cody Hotel, Duluth, Minnesota

West Duluth; Cody Hotel 332 Central Avenue frame three-story building with brownstone details between first and second story; Captain Forrest Maloney proprietor; fire escape; awnings tied back; Cody Hotel Buffet, Duluth's Brewing and Malting Company's Beer; window displays; signs El Roi-Tan Perfect Cigars; Buffet; J. H. Erickson Tailor; Men's...
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Portrait of Clarence R. Magney, Mayor 1917-1920, Duluth, Minnesota

Clarence Magney is better known as a judge than a mayor. Born January 11, 1883 in Wisconsin, he was a successful lawyer until his election as Duluth mayor in 1917. During his stint as mayor, Magney worked to preserve and increase Duluth's parkland and parkways. He resigned from this office on September 15, 1920 in order to take a post as judge of...
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Clan Stewart, Duluth, Minnesota

Clan Stewart members in highland dress with bagpipes and drums and a few men wearing WWI uniform coats are playing in an unidentified business setting. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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South Hibbing looking from North Hibbing, Minnesota

Panoramic view of Hibbing, Minnesota looking south from North Hibbing. Photograph depicts (panning left to right) a small and large building (probably mining buildings) and in the background is the Hibbing High School under construction awaiting the completion of the turrets. The road is Third Avenue (the main road between North and South Hibbing)...
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South Hibbing looking from North Hibbing, Minnesota

Panoramic view of Hibbing, Minnesota looking south from North Hibbing. Photograph depicts (panning left to right) a small and large building (probably mining buildings) and in the background is the Hibbing High School under construction awaiting the completion of the turrets. The road is Third Avenue (the main road between North and South Hibbing)...
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Colorized Steel Plant, Duluth, Minnesota

Colorized view of the U.S. Steel plant complex in Duluth's Morgan Park neighborhood. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: West Duluth, Raleigh Street, Duluth, Minnesota

West Duluth; Street; Raleigh street looking east to car works; business district; businesses; streetcar tracks; telephone poles; frame buildings ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: West Duluth, view at Central Avenue and Bristol Street, Duluth, Minnesota

West Duluth Street View At Central Avenue and Bristol street; Ketchum's Hardware at left; wagon; jeweler; street lamp; West Barber Shop; business district ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Park Point fire streetcar, Duluth, Minnesota

There was only one streetcar in North America outfitted as a fire engine, and it ran on the narrow sandbar called Park Point or Minnesota Point. ~ Photo Credit: Minnesota Streetcar Museum
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Lake boats caught in ice, Duluth Harbor of Lake Superior, Duluth, Minnesota

Lake boats caught in ice in Duluth Harbor on Lake Superior. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Street vendor with loaves of challah, Duluth, Minnesota

An unidentified man carrying a basket with loaves of challah in it. A population census from 1927 indicates that there were about 4000 Jews living in Duluth at the time. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
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4th Street and the 7th Avenue incline, Duluth, Minnesota

This view looks east along 4th Street. The West 4th Street streetcar line is visible in the distance. Crossing 4th Street on a bridge is the 7th Avenue West incline railway. ~ Photo Credit: Minnesota Streetcar Museum
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St. Mary's Hospital early ambulance, Duluth, Minnesota

In 1920, The first ambulance arrives at the emergency entrance to St. Mary's Hospital, Duluth. ~ Photo Credit: St. Scholastica Monastery
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St. Mary's Hospital switchboard, Duluth, Minnesota

Two young women in their "Sunday best" outfits man the switchboard at St. Mary's Hospital in Duluth in 1920. ~ Photo Credit: St. Scholastica Monastery
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: West Duluth, Memorial Skating Rink, Duluth, Minnesota

West Duluth; Memorial Skating Rink; six people; skate sleds; Clint D. Prescott house in background; brick Calumet Telephone exchange building; fire escape; open windows; winter; ice rink; snow; houses ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Duluth and Iron Range Railroad Steam Locomotive 1109, Duluth, Minnesota

Roster photograph of D. & I. R. locomotive 1109 a Baldwin Pacific (4-6-2) on a passenger train in front of the Union Depot, Duluth. ~ Photo Credit: Lake Superior Railroad Museum
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: West Duluth, Zenith Furnace Company plant Fifty-eighth Avenue West and NP Railway tracks, Duluth, Minnesota

West Duluth; Zenith Furnace Company plant Fifty-eighth Avenue West and NP Railway tracks; ore ship; smokestacks; elevators; water tower; Duluth city in background ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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West Duluth, Duluth, Minnesota

Looking north at Grand Avenue and 57th Avenue West, with Proctor bus visible in Duluth, Minnesota. ~ Photo Credit: Minnesota Streetcar Museum
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West Duluth, Duluth, Minnesota

Looking south across intersection from the DW&P depot, in Duluth, Minnesota. There's a parade turning the corner and a line of stopped streetcars. ~ Photo Credit: Minnesota Streetcar Museum
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Duluth Street Railway Company construction, Duluth, Minnesota

streetscene, Duluth Street Railway Co. construction on East 9th Street looking east; neighborhood ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Duluth Street Railway Company construction, Duluth, Minnesota

streetscene, Duluth Street Railway Co. construction on East 9th Street looking east; neighborhood ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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People's State Bank, Duluth, Minnesota

The Peoples State Bank dates from 1920. It is located at 1336 Commonwealth Avenue. In 1890, Peoples Saving Bank was a Zar D. Scott and Roger Munger bank in the Palladio building. The Peoples became Central State Bank. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: West Duluth, St. James Catholic Church, Duluth, Minnesota

West Duluth; St. James Catholic Church; bell tower; brick building; architectural details; 721 North Fifty-seventh Avenue west; fifty-seventh Avenue west and Kinnear Place; houses; sidewalk; streetcar tracks; stained glass windows; landscaping; trees; summer ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast...
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: West Duluth, Public Library Branch, Duluth, Minnesota

West Duluth; Public Library Branch at Central Avenue corner Elinor Street; four children sitting on steps with their dog; houses in background; built in 1912; snow; winter ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: West Duluth, Bilsey and Peterson General Store, Duluth, Minnesota

West Duluth; Bilsey and Peterson General Store 203 Central Avenue; Nels C. Bilsey, Oscar Peterson, grocers; store and food products; Roosevelt and Central; Carl Hoagland; Oscar Peterson; Tom Murphy; Agnes Bell; Anna Peterson; Albert Peterson; canned goods on shelf; meat counter; scale; sawdust on floor; wooden crates of food; ~ Photo Credit:...
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Coons Company Operations, Hibbing, Minnesota

Panoramic view of rail cars positioned on top of an ore or rock conveyer belonging to E.W. Coons Company, Hibbing, Minnesota, while men work below. ~ Photo Credit: Hibbing Historical Society
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Duluth Curling Club, Duluth, Minnesota

The Duluth Curling Club was built at 1338 London Road in 1912-1913. The dedication included a game on February 22, 1913. It was a facility for roller and speed skating as well as ice skating and hockey. The facility was closed to use by 1979. It was slated for rehabilitation and reuse but burned by an arsonist June 3, 1984. ~ Photo Credit:...
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Duluth, Missabe and Northern Railroad Depot, Proctor, Minnesota

Duluth Missabe and Northern Railroad Depot; Proctor; train; neighborhood ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Rudolph's Furniture Store, Duluth, Minnesota

Exterior view of Rudolph's Furniture Store. This building stood at the corner of 3rd Avenue and 1st Street in downtown Duluth. It burnt to the ground in 1950. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
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Boat from Goldish Fish Company fleet exiting Duluth Harbor, Duluth, Minnesota

The Goldishes were one of a small number of Jewish families that lived and worked along the North Shore in the commercial fishing industry. They both fished and processed their catch for market. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
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Bicycles and Motorcycles panorama, Hibbing, Minnesota

Panoramic view of a photo opportunity was taken of bicycles and many motorcycles and operators along with many motorcycles with side cars and operators and passengers. Also view to left side of photo are two vehicles of 1920 era style one is facing the camera the other facing sidewise and has identification "Duluth News Tribune Pathfinder" on...
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Workers going out on delivery at the Goldish Fish Company in Two Harbors, Minnesota

Two unidentified men in automobiles loaded with crates. A third unidentified individual stands behind them. The Goldishes were one of a small number of Jewish families who lived and worked along the North Shore in the commercial fishing industry. They both fished and processed their catch for market. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota...
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Wire crew, Duluth, Minnesota

Wire crew on wire truck platform adjusting overhead wire in the carhouse yard in Duluth, Minnesota. ~ Photo Credit: Minnesota Streetcar Museum
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Shipyards streetcar stop, Duluth, Minnesota

Looking east on Grand Avenue at Spring Street and the stop for the McDougall-Duluth Shipyard in Duluth, Minnesota. ~ Photo Credit: Minnesota Streetcar Museum
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Streetcar trainmen's band, Duluth, Minnesota

Group photo of Duluth Street Railway trainmen's band. ~ Photo Credit: Minnesota Streetcar Museum
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: West Duluth, Weiland Store, Duluth, Minnesota

West Duluth; Weiland store; front display; night; bags; bird cages; sign glass sold here ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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McDougall-Duluth shipyard employees, Duluth, Minnesota

The McDougall-Duluth shipyards occupied abut 50 acres at St. Louis riverfront near Spring street and Penton boulevard where it employed 3,500 men in 1919-1922. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Spirit Lake, Duluth, Minnesota

Morgan Park; Spirit Lake; St. Louis river; railway depot; the depot was removed in 1925; hospital; trees; houses; buildings ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Old Main, Duluth Normal School, Duluth, Minnesota

Exterior of Old Main on the campus of Duluth Normal School. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Rowing Squad Duluth Boat Club, Duluth, Minnesota

The Duluth Boat Club rowers at the Minnesota Point facility. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Torrance Hall, Duluth Normal Schoool, Duluth, Minnesota

Exterior of Torrance Hall on the campus of Duluth Normal School. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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West Duluth Baptist Church, Duluth, Minnesota

Exterior view of the West Duluth Baptist Church including front entrance. ~ Photo Credit: The History Center, Archives of Bethel University and Converge Worldwide - BGC
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Berkshire Apartments, Duluth, Minnesota

Berkshire apartments, 731 East 1st Street; Barrington Flat, 115 8th Avenue east ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Clan Stewart, Duluth, Minnesota

Clan Stewart members in highland dress with bagpipes and drums at picnic. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Fire, Duluth, Minnesota

unidentified fire; Aerial Bridge; vehicles; people ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Fire, Duluth, Minnesota

unidentified fire; North Western Fuel Company; Stone Ordean Wells Stable; railroad tracks; railroad ties; laborers ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Lake Superior, Duluth, Minnesota

The Lake Superior shoreline. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Lake boats caught in ice in Duluth Harbor of Lake Superior, Duluth, Minnesota

Lake boats caught in ice in Duluth Harbor on Lake Superior. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Northwestern dock, Duluth, Minnesota

Northwestern Dock No. 3, 600 Garfield Avenue; Capitol Elevator; Minnesota Point ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Railroad crossing, Duluth, Minnesota

court exhibit; Northern Pacific Railroad crossing 59th Avenue West; between Nicollet Street and Grand Avenue; neighborhood ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Railroad crossing, Duluth, Minnesota

court exhibit; Northern Pacific Railroad crossing 63rd Avenue West; between Raleigh Street and Grand Avenue; neighborhood ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Railroad crossing, Duluth, Minnesota

court exhibit; Northern Pacific Railroad crossing 63rd Avenue West; between Waseca and Sherburne Streets; neighborhood ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Railroad crossing, Duluth, Minnesota

court exhibit; Northern Pacific Railroad crossing Raleigh street; between 63rd Avenue West and Grand Avenue; neighborhood; vehicles ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Railroad crossing, Duluth, Minnesota

court exhibit; Northern Pacific Railroad crossing 59th Avenue West; between Nicollet Street and Grand Avenue; neighborhood ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Railroad crossing, Duluth, Minnesota

court exhibit; Northern Pacific Railroad crossing 63rd Avenue West; between Waseca and Sherburne Streets; neighborhood ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Railroad crossing, Duluth, Minnesota

court exhibit; Northern Pacific Railroad crossing 63rd Avenue West; between Waseca and Sherburne Streets; neighborhood ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Railroad crossing, Duluth, Minnesota

court exhibit; Northern Pacific Railroad crossing Raleigh street; between 63rd Avenue West and Grand Avenue; neighborhood: Kleerflax Rugs ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Railroad crossing, Duluth, Minnesota

court exhibit; Northern Pacific Railroad crossing 63rd Avenue West; between Raleigh Street and Grand Avenue; neighborhood ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Row Houses, Duluth, Minnesota

Row Houses; 1502-1508 East 3rd street; housing; porches; brick ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Trinity Cathedral, Duluth, Minnesota

Trinity Cathedral (Episcopal), Mount Olive Lutheran, Mount Olive English Lutheran; 2012 East Superior Street; brownstone ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Unloading coal, Duluth, Minnesota

Unloading coal from S.S. Harold S. Nye; Zenith Dock, 58th Avenue West ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Bray Hospital, Duluth, Minnesota

Bray Hospital ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Steel Plant, Duluth, Minnesota

View from the Duluth hillside toward the Morgan Park neighborhood and the U. S. Steel plant in Morgan Park. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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View of Duluth, Minnesota

Duluth hillside view and downtown from the warehouse district. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Excursion vessel "Tionesta" under the Aerial Lift Bridge, Duluth, Minnesota

Great Lakes excursion Vessel "Tionesta" in canal beneath Aerial bridge leaving Duluth Superior harbor; piers; lights; Corps of Engineer building ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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"The Minnetonka," winner of the Duluth Cup Race, Minnesota

The Minnetonka which won the Duluth Cup Race on August 12th, making 30 miles per hour, was built by the Moore Boat Works in Wayzata, Minnetonka. It is powered by a 125 H.P. high speed Campbell motor, inset photo of motor. ~ Photo Credit: Westonka Historical Society
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View of Proctor railroad yard, Proctor, Minnesota

The small city of Proctor, just west of Duluth, was established as Proctor Knott in 1894, named for J. Proctor Knott then governor of Kentucky. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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E.W. Coons Company operations, Hibbing, Minnesota

Panoramic view of E. W. Coons Company trucks and drivers (16 in all) lined up on left to center portion of photograph. Center and right of photograph depict Duluth, Mesabi and Northern box cars (two each) and Duluth, Mesabi and Northern ore cars (two each) on tracks behind the "Coons" building. 1920s era 4 door car parked by "Coons" building. ~...
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Central Hillside, Emerson School, Duluth, Minnesota

Central Hillside; Emerson School 1028 West Third Street; this 12 room brick building by architect A. F. Rudolph was built in 1891; stone foundation; adults; children; power lines; telephone poles; trees; sidewalk; houses ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Hunter's Park, Washburn School, Duluth, Minnesota

Hunter's Park; Washburn School at 201 West St. Andrews Street was built in 1905 with additions in 1926 and 1957; Hunter's Park was named for John Hunter and Ronald Hunter; Glen Avon is named for the glens of Scotland and the river Avon of England by a Scottish man Angus Roderick Macfarlane who married Catharine Hunter; Flemish architecture;...
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Bridge adjacent to Duluth Normal School grounds, Duluth, Minnesota

Bridge adjacent to Duluth Normal School grounds. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Campus grounds of Duluth Normal School, Duluth, Minnesota

Campus grounds of Duluth Normal School. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Campus grounds of Duluth Normal School, Duluth, Minnesota

Campus grounds of Duluth Normal School. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Campus grounds of Duluth Normal School, Duluth, Minnesota

Campus grounds of Duluth Normal School. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Cooking class at Duluth Normal School, Duluth, Minnesota

Women students at Duluth Normal School in a cooking class. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Dormitory interior at Duluth Normal School, Duluth, Minnesota

Dormitory interior at Duluth Normal School. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Footbridge on campus grounds of Duluth Normal School, Duluth, Minnesota

A footbridge on the campus grounds of Duluth Normal School. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Four girls on playground at Duluth Normal School, Duluth, Minnesota

Four girls on a playground at Duluth Normal School, one holding a baseball or softball bat. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: East Hillside, Fifth Avenue, Duluth, Minnesota

East Hillside; Street; Fifth Avenue East and Third street looking north; houses; winter; snow; streetcar tracks ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: East Hillside, Fifth Avenue, Duluth, Minnesota

East Hillside; Street; Fifth Avenue East and Fifth Street looking west; children; streetcar tracks; houses; telephone poles; sign painted on side of frame building says Gold Medal Flour; fire hydrant; dirt streets ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: East Hillside, Fifth Avenue, Duluth, Minnesota

East Hillside; Street; Fifth Avenue East and Fifth Street looking north; children; streetcar tracks; houses; telephone poles; church with steeple; fire hydrant; dirt streets ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: East Hillside, Tenth Avenue, Duluth, Minnesota

East Hillside; Street; Tenth Avenue East and Fourth street looking south; cars; Wick's Market; sidewalk; street sign; awnings; street lamps; streetcar tracks; houses; corner store; business; Cudahy's; awning; grocery store; fire hydrant ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical...
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Morgan Park, Clubhouse, Duluth, Minnesota

Morgan Park; Good Fellowship Club; decorations; chairs; railing; doors; view through doorway into another room; leather chair; fireplace ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Morgan Park, Coal Delivery, Duluth, Minnesota

Morgan Park; workmen; delivering coal in a layered wooden box conveyance; plants; stairs; sidewalk; Virginia creeper growing on building; 16885 ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Morgan Park, Girls Baking, Duluth, Minnesota

Morgan Park; Children; two girls baking; cupboard doors are open to show their contents; this appears to be a demonstration; rolling pin; dough; flour; ingredients; tables; wooden ice box; spices; bottles of vanilla and Tabasco; canned jams and jellies; tea; ceiling lights; cupboards; tables; bowls; bottles of milk and cream; plates; cups; stool;...
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Morgan Park, Houses, Duluth, Minnesota

Morgan Park; houses; six-plexes on Block 33 looking north along Ninety-first Avenue West; The Neighborhood House is on the corner ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Morgan Park, neighborhood, Duluth, Minnesota

Morgan Park; cul-de-sac at the end of Arbor street and Eighty-seventh Avenue west; sidewalks; trees; plants; woman; children; wagon; houses; 16854 ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Morgan Park, Neighborhood Garages, Duluth, Minnesota

Morgan Park; Street view; garages; street lights; sidewalks; children; trees; 16932 ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Morgan Park, Nenovan Recreation Room, Duluth, Minnesota

Morgan Park; Nenovan Recreation Room; pocket billiard table; pool table; oak armchairs; windows with sheer curtains; ceiling lights; hardwood floor; framed print of Whistler's Mother; 16900 ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Morgan Park, School, Duluth, Minnesota

Morgan Park; school looking toward southwest; the school opened in 1916; brick building; steel plant in background; water tower in background; flagpole; bushes; trees; buildings; 20554 ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Morgan Park, Shoe Store, Duluth, Minnesota

Morgan Park; Shoe Store was in Lake View building; shoes; shoe boxes; shelves; worker; man; ceiling lights; counter with drawers; Mason's brand boxes of work boots has an American Indian logo on the box; A. W. Hartman Shoe Company brand on boxes; 16961 ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast...
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Morgan Park, Tennis Court, Duluth, Minnesota

Morgan Park tennis court ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Morgan Park, view in winter, Duluth, Minnesota

Morgan Park View in Winter; snow; snow removal; houses; people; street lamp ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Washburn Hall and Old Main, Duluth Normal School, Duluth, Minnesota

Exteriors of Washburn Hall (foreground) and Old Main on the campus of the Duluth Normal School. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Women students of Duluth Normal School, Duluth, Minnesota

Group photograph of Duluth Normal School students. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Aerial Lift Bridge, Duluth, Minnesota

Aerial Bridge transporter car or gondola; vehicles; laborers ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Central High School, Duluth, Minnesota

Central High School; 215 north 1st avenue east; brownstone buildings; stone carvings; clock tower; Romanesque architecture ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Endion Methodist Church, Duluth, Minnesota

Endion Methodist Church building; street light; Endion Community Methodist Church, 1830 East 1st Street ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Endion Methodist Church, Duluth, Minnesota

Endion Methodist Church Endion Community Methodist Church 1830 East 1st Street; stained glass windows ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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First Methodist Church, Duluth, Minnesota

First Methodist Church, 215 North 3rd Avenue West; steeple ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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First Unitarian Church, Duluth, Minnesota

First Unitarian Church 1802 East 1st street; stone building; neighborhood ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Fisk Rubber Company, Duluth, Minnesota

Fisk Rubber Company, 749 East Superior Street; automobiles; vehicles; tires; service station. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Lester Park School, Duluth, Minnesota

Lester Park elementary school building main entrance facing 54th avenue east at Otsego street ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Sacred Heart Cathedral, Duluth, Minnesota

interior Sacred Heart Cathedral, 211 West 4th Street; pews; icons; altar; sculpture; churches ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Sacred Heart Cathedral, Duluth, Minnesota

Sacred Heart Cathedral, 211 West 4th Street; churches; neighborhood; houses ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Superior Street businesses, Duluth, Minnesota

Superior Street Businesses; Holland Hotel ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Unidentified river, near Duluth, Minnesota

unidentified river or stream ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Zenith Furnace Company, Duluth, Minnesota

The Zenith Furnace Company pig iron manufacturing plant was at South Fifty-eighth Avenue West and Northern Pacific Railway tracks. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Zenith Furnace Company, Duluth, Minnesota

Zenith Furnace Company at South Fifty-eighth Avenue West and the Northern Pacific Railway tracks. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Zenith Furnace Company, Duluth, Minnesota

View of blast furnaces at this pig iron manufacturing site at South Fifty-eighth Avenue West and the Northern Pacific Railway tracks. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Brown's Grocery Store, Duluth, Minnesota

Brown's Store at Thirty-second Street and Minnesota Avenue on Minnesota Point. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Fitzsimmons Palmer Company, Duluth, Minnesota

The staff pose in front of the fruit and perishable foods business on Michigan Street. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Ward Ames Building, Duluth, Minnesota

Exterior view of former YMCA building, it opened in 1916 at southeast corner of Lake Avenue and Second Street. Ward Ames and Julius Barnes, both men were central figures in the grain trade, gave this building for the YMCA in memory of Ames' father Wardwell Ames. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library,...
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Moving Sellars Hotel, Duluth, Minnesota

On October 22, 1920 this Hibbing, Minnesota hotel was ready to relocate. A newspaper account on January 5, 1921 informed readers the hotel was a $19,000 loss for the joint owners when it collapsed January 4, 1921. The hotel was being moved from "old" Hibbing to "new" Hibbing and skidded from the moving trucks. ~ Photo Credit: University of...
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Dairy cows in stalls, Duluth, Minnesota

Duluth had dozens of families who operated small dairies. This dairy is unidentified. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Young Men's Christian Association building, Duluth, Minnesota

Exterior view of the YMCA ( Young Men's Christian Association) building in Duluth. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Bethesda Norwegian Lutheran Church, Duluth, Minnesota

Bethesda Norwegian Lutheran Church, 531 East 5th Street; children; neighborhood; stained glass windows ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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George H. Spencer House, Duluth, Minnesota

George H. Spencer house, Consolidated Elevator, 404 Hawthorne Road; front yard; birch trees ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Good Shepherd Catholic Church, Duluth, Minnesota

Good Shepherd Catholic Church, 107 South 59th Avenue West; house ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Holy Rosary Catholic School, Duluth, Minnesota

Holy Rosary Catholic School, 2630 East 4th Street; under construction ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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House at 1921 Superior Street, Duluth, Minnesota

House 1921 East Superior Street; Winter, snow; suitcases; Mailbox; people ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Industrial site on First Avenue, Duluth, Minnesota

court document; Industrial Site 325 South 1st avenue east; Walker Jamar Company; laborers ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Industrial site on First Avenue, Duluth, Minnesota

court document; Industrial Site 325 South 1st avenue east; Walker Jamar Company ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Northwestern Electric Equipment Company, Duluth, Minnesota

Northwestern Electric Equipment Company was a wholesale firm at 202-204 West Michigan Street. Michigan Street is below and parallel to Superior Street, a block nearer to Lake Superior. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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St. Elizabeth's Catholic Church, Duluth, Minnesota

St. Elizabeth's Catholic Church, 602 99th Avenue West; house ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Stone Ordean Wells Mills, Duluth, Minnesota

Stone Ordean Wells Mills; 332 West Michigan street; grocers; vehicles; laborers; people; truck; Portland Universal Cement ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Workers on ore cars, Duluth, Minnesota

unloading frozen iron ore, workers on open ore cars, men with rods standing on top of full ore cars, 5064 ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Basketball Team, Salem Mission Church, Duluth, Minnesota

Y.M.C.A. men's church basketball team from the Salem Mission Church of Duluth, Minnesota. One member of the team is holding a championship trophy. ~ Photo Credit: Salem Covenant Church
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Carpenters at Morley Heights, Duluth, Minnesota

Workmen who assembled the houses of the Duluth neighborhood named Morley Heights. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Clyde Iron Works site, Duluth, Minnesota

Clyde Iron Works Incorporated manufactured heavy equipment from 1889 in Duluth. This is the manufacturing plant at Twenty-ninth Avenue West and Michigan Street from 1908. It had sales warehouses in several cities, including New York, Chicago, Savanna, and New Orleans. The company initial manufactured logging tools and eventually built cranes...
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Thomas J. Storey Taxidermist, Duluth, Minnesota

Thomas J. Storey was a Duluth taxidermist for decades. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Anderson Furniture Company delivery truck, Duluth, Minnesota

Anderson's building at 2030-2032 West Superior Street features advertising. Unidentified workers have loaded the delivery truck to capacity. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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DM&N loaded ore cars, Duluth, Minnesota

Colorized loaded ore cars. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Fred W. Ericson Grocery, Duluth, Minnesota

Grocery store of Fred Erickson at 2031-2033 West Third Street. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Morley Heights housing assembled, Duluth, Minnesota

The Morley Heights neighborhood was provided by Albert Morley Marshall and the Marshall-Wells Hardware company and still stands. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Orpheum and Temple Opera Theaters, Duluth, Minnesota

North Second Avenue East view of the Orpheum Theater entrance and the side of the Temple Opera building that fronts on Superior Street. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Site of the Vineland Battle, Duluth, Minnesota

Historical marker commemorating the Vineland battle near Duluth, Minnesota, in which the Chippewa permanently drove the Sioux into southern Minnesota. This image is by Arthur Adams, Minneapolis high school teacher, local historian, and photographer. Adams traveled throughout Minnesota, taking photographs to augment his lectures. His studio was...
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Universal Portland Cement Plant, Duluth, Minnesota

View of the cement plant of United States Steel Corporation in the foreground and the steel plant behind. In the 1930s it was Universal-Atlas Cement. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Duluth Avenue streetcar station, St. Paul, Minnesota

Located at Duluth Avenue and East 7th Street, the Duluth Avenue station housed streetcars from 1891 to 1952. It has been demolished. ~ Photo Credit: Minnesota Streetcar Museum
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Central Hillside, St. Josephat's Polish National Catholic Church, Duluth, Minnesota

Central Hillside; St. Josephat's Polish National Catholic Church was founded in 1907; the first English sermon was preached in May 1941; Fifth Street south west corner of Third Avenue East; the Polish Eagle Club was founded March 9, 1927, all meetings were in English; brick building with architectural details; two steeples; snow; stained glass...
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Area cleared for construction on campus grounds of Duluth Normal School, Duluth, Minnesota

An area cleared for construction on the campus grounds of Duluth Normal School. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Old Main and Washburn Hall on campus of Duluth Normal School, Duluth, Minnesota

Exteriors of Old Main and Washburn Hall on the campus of Duluth Normal School. The home of Eugene W. Bohannon, first president of the school, is visible in the background on the right side. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Old Main building and campus grounds of Duluth Normal School, Duluth, Minnesota

Exterior of the Old Main building and the campus grounds of Duluth Normal School. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Old Main building and footbridge on campus grounds of Duluth Normal School, Duluth, Minnesota

Exterior of the Old Main building and the footbridge on the campus grounds of Duluth Normal School. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Old Main building and footbridge on campus grounds of Duluth Normal School, Duluth, Minnesota

Exterior of the Old Main building and the footbridge on the campus grounds of Duluth Normal School. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Old Main building and trees on campus grounds of Duluth Normal School, Duluth, Minnesota

Exterior of the Old Main building and trees on the campus grounds of Duluth Normal School. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Old Main building and Washburn Hall on campus grounds of Duluth Normal School, Duluth, Minnesota

Exteriors of the Old Main building and Washburn Hall on the campus grounds of Duluth Normal School. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Old Main building and Washburn Hall on campus grounds of Duluth Normal School, Duluth, Minnesota

Exteriors of the Old Main building and Washburn Hall on the campus grounds of Duluth Normal School. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Old Main building and Washburn Hall on campus grounds of Duluth Normal School, Duluth, Minnesota

Exteriors of the Old Main building and Washburn Hall on the campus grounds of Duluth Normal School. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Old Main building on campus grounds of Duluth Normal School, Duluth, Minnesota

Exterior of the Old Main building on the campus grounds of Duluth Normal School. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Old Main building on campus grounds of Duluth Normal School, Duluth, Minnesota

Exterior of the Old Main building of the Duluth Normal School campus. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Old Main building on campus grounds of Duluth Normal School, Duluth, Minnesota

Exterior of Old Main on the campus grounds of Duluth Normal School. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Elementary School students dressed in bunny costumes at the Duluth Normal School, Duluth, Minnesota

Students in bunny costumes. Noted on the back: "The lab school taught these little fellows how to multiply." ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Elementary School students on steps in front of Duluth Normal School, Duluth, Minnesota

Boys and girls, standing and seated with a large building in the background. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: East Hillside, Fourth Street and Tenth Avenue, Duluth, Minnesota

East Hillside; Street; Tenth Avenue East and Fourth street looking east; street lamps; streetcar tracks; houses; corner store; business; Cudahy's awning; children; fire hydrant ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Morgan Park, Children in School Playground, Duluth, Minnesota

Morgan Park; children; school playground; fence; adult; school building; bench; wading pool with water; sandbox; in distance are houses, the Blessed St. Margaret Mary Catholic church and the steel plant; 16866 ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Morgan Park, Lake View Store delivery truck, Duluth, Minnesota

Morgan Park; Lake view store; Ford Model-TT delivery truck and driver; woman spraying water with a garden hose; houses; trees; bushes; 16917 ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Morgan Park, street and U. S. Steel Plant, Duluth, Minnesota

Morgan Park; looking southwest on eighty-eighth; Lake View store building; Park State Bank; Good Fellowship Club; houses; steel plant in background; school; buildings; trees; sidewalk; cars; fence ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Morgan Park, street view of building a fence, Duluth, Minnesota

Morgan Park Street view of building a fence; workers; equipment; Morgan Park school; truck; field ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Aerial Bridge: School Room Clay Model of Bridge, Duluth, Minnesota

Every student in Duluth learned about the Aerial Bridge from family or teachers. This table-top model in clay is typical in demonstrating how central to children and families the structure and impact of the bridge was and is to residents of Duluth. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota...
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Calumet Exchange, Northwestern Bell Telephone Company, Duluth, Minnesota

Northwestern Bell Telephone Company, Calumet Exchange, 702 North 54th avenue west, brick, neighborhood ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Douglas Exchange, Northwestern Bell Telephone Company, Duluth, Minnesota

Northwestern Bell Telephone Company, original Douglas Exchange, 1202 101st Avenue West, clapboard ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Douglas Exchange, Northwestern Bell Telephone Company, Duluth, Minnesota

Northwestern Bell Telephone Company, original Douglas Exchange, brick, neighborhood ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Duplex house at 205 North Tenth Avenue East, Duluth, Minnesota

duplex house 205 North 10th avenue east; winter; snow; children; shoveling; neighborhood; church; clapboard; porch ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Hemlock Exchange, Northwestern Bell Telephone Company, Duluth, Minnesota

Northwestern Bell Telephone Company, Hemlock Exchange, 1806 East 1str street, brick, neighborhood; First Unitarian Church; winter; snow ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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House at 45 East Kent Road, Duluth, Minnesota

house; 45 East Kent Road; neighborhood ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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House at 45 East Kent Road, Duluth, Minnesota

house; 45 East Kent Road; vines; Virginia Creeper; neighborhood ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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House at 45 East Kent Road, Duluth, Minnesota

house; 45 East Kent Road; vines; Virginia Creeper; neighborhood ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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House at 1832 East Superior Street, Duluth, Minnesota

stucco house; 1832 East Superior Street; bluestone foundation and porch supports; dormer ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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House at 3501 East Third Street, Duluth, Minnesota

house 3501 East 3rd street; vines; Virginia creeper; stucco; half-timbered; architecture ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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House at 3501 East Third Street, Duluth, Minnesota

house 3501 East 3rd street; vines; Virginia creeper; stucco; half-timbered; architecture ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Lakeside Exchange, Northwestern Bell Telephone Company, Duluth, Minnesota

Northwestern Bell Telephone Company, original Lakeside Exchange, 4431 Gilliat street, clapboard; porches ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Oxford Exchange, Northwestern Bell Telephone Company, Duluth, Minnesota

Northwestern Bell Telephone Company, Oxford Exchange, 2311 Woodland avenue; brick, neighborhood ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Porch on the Richard M. Sellwood house, Duluth, Minnesota

Richard M. Sellwood residence; porch; house; 1931 East Second Street; winter ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Richard M. Sellwood house, 1931 East Second Street, Duluth, Minnesota

Richard M. Sellwood residence; house; 1931 East Second Street; winter; shoveling snow ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, Duluth, Minnesota

St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Aerial Bridge: View of Minnesota Point, Duluth, Minnesota

This photograph may have been shot from Seventh Street and about Lake Avenue. The bright narrow strip in the lower middle of the image is Lake Avenue leading to the Aerial Bridge. The rectangle and three dots parallel to the piers of the canal are the remnants of the Whitney rock crushing enterprise. The Whitney Brothers, of Superior, Wisconsin,...
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Lake Superior seen from 5th Street, Duluth, Minnesota

Lake Superior as seen from 5th Street, with the Pilgrim Congregational church visible on the left. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Seven Islands at Fond du Lac, Duluth, Minnesota

The Seven Islands at Fond du Lac with the area of Duluth, Minnesota in the background. This image is by Arthur Adams, Minneapolis high school teacher, local historian, and photographer. Adams traveled throughout Minnesota, taking photographs to augment his lectures. His studio was located at 3648 Lyndale Avenue South in Minneapolis. ~ Photo...
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Superior Street at Twenty-fourth Avenue East, Duluth, Minnesota

Streetcar line junction at East 24th Avenue and Superior Street in Duluth, Minnesota. ~ Photo Credit: Minnesota Streetcar Museum
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Swedish Christian Mission Church Confirmation Class of 1920, Duluth, Minnesota

Swedish Christian Mission Church Confirmands pose with Reverend Axel E. Smedberg on Confirmation Sunday. Group includes (order unknown): Helen Erickson Allison, Esther Davidson Leavitt, Linnea Anderson Johnson, Mabel Carlson Fromnes, Carl Peterson, Helmer Sundstrom, Almon Osborne, Florence Erickson, Purdy Forsell Elowson, Edna Carlson Scott,...
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Astor Trading Post, Fond du Lac, Duluth, Minnesota

The Astor Trading Post at Fond du Lac, Minnesota. This image is by Arthur Adams, Minneapolis high school teacher, local historian, and photographer. Adams traveled throughout Minnesota, taking photographs to augment his lectures. His studio was located at 3648 Lyndale Avenue South in Minneapolis. ~ Photo Credit: Hennepin History Museum
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Chemistry laboratory at The College of St. Scholastica, Duluth, Minnesota

Internal view of The College of St. Scholastica's chemistry laboratory in Tower Hall. ~ Photo Credit: The College of St. Scholastica
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Duluth Missabi and Iron Range Railway Back Shop, Proctor, Minnesota

Proctor, near Duluth, was the home base of the DM & IR and its predecessor roads the D & IR and the DM & N. Proctor was created in 1892 when the railroad was extending into Duluth and needed large flat areas. It was the largest such yard in the world. In 1894, the village was incorporated as Proctorknott after J. Proctor Knott, a U.S....
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Stone marker at Fond du Lac, Duluth, Minnesota

Stone marker with inscribed plaque. This image is by Arthur Adams, Minneapolis high school teacher, local historian, and photographer. Adams traveled throughout Minnesota, taking photographs to augment his lectures. His studio was located at 3648 Lyndale Avenue South in Minneapolis. ~ Photo Credit: Hennepin History Museum
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Duluth Missabe and Northern Railway depot at Munger, Minnesota

The DM&N Munger, Minnesota Depot or Section House in the winter time after a snow fall with 9 men shoveling snow to clear the platform. ~ Photo Credit: Lake Superior Railroad Museum
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Area cleared for construction with truck dumping dirt on campus grounds of Duluth Normal School, Duluth, Minnesota

An area cleared for construction with a truck dumping dirt on the campus grounds of Duluth Normal School. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Stable in the alley behind 111 East Superior Street, Duluth, Minnesota

court exhibit; stable interior; stable in alley 111 East Superior street; rubble; top of Union Depot roof ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Nursing students playing in The College of St. Scholastica's band, Duluth, Minnesota

Nursing students from The College of St. Scholastica are shown playing drums, saxophone, trumpet, piano, and violin in band. ~ Photo Credit: The College of St. Scholastica
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Theodore Roosevelt International Highway, location unknown

Duluth to Glacier National Park; Good Roads Movement; journalists; Larry Moore at left; automobile travel; Marshall-Wells Company ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Theodore Roosevelt International Highway, location unknown

Duluth to Glacier National Park; folks they met; cowboys; horses; automobile travel ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Theodore Roosevelt International Highway, location unknown

Duluth to Glacier National Park; Press Car; automobiles; automobile travel; highway; journalists; women; boys ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Theodore Roosevelt International Highway, location unknown

Duluth to Glacier National Park; a brief stop on route; highways; Prairies; houses; Tipis; wigwam; dog; landscape ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Theodore Roosevelt International Highway, location unknown

Pilot Car; journalists; town; Duluth to Glacier National Park; automobiles; Reginald left; Lawrence Moore right ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Theodore Roosevelt International Highway, location unknown

Duluth to Glacier National Park; a brief stop on route; highways; mountains; log buildings; landscape ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Theodore Roosevelt International Highway, location unknown

Duluth to Glacier National Park; a prayer for gaining that much destination; Reginald; Larry; highways; travelers; Prairies; American Indians ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Coal docks and ship at Superior, Wisconsin

ship loading at coal docks at Superior, Wisconsin; tug boat ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Testimonial Dinner in Honor of Mr. Julius Howland Barnes, New York, New York

Black-tie dinner at the Hotel Commodore in New York city to honor Julius H. Barnes of Duluth. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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American Institute of Mining Engineers inspect Hull-Rust mine, Hibbing, Minnesota

Herbert Hoover headed a delegation of engineers visiting Hibbing and the Hull-Rust pit as a side trip of the national A.I.M.M. convention in Duluth. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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