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Lyceum Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

The Lyceum Theater was designed by Oliver G. Traphagen of the Traphagen and Fitzpatrick firm in Duluth. It was built in 1890 and opened August 4, 1891 with "Mr. Wilkinson's Widows". It seated 1,500 people. It closed in November 1960, and was torn down in January 1966. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library,...
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Aerial Lift Bridge: View from Duluth hillside, Duluth, Minnesota

A laker prepares to leave the harbor through the Ship Canal in this view of downtown Duluth, Canal Park and Minnesota Point from the hillside. In the center right of the image is a rear view of the Duluth Civic Center buildings. In Canal Park on the left of the image we can see the DeWitt Seitz and Marshall Wells buildings. Zenith was a brand...
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Cooking at Nopeming, Duluth, Minnesota

Three unidentified women prepare food in the kitchen at Nopeming. Nopeming Sanatorium opened for tuberculosis patients in May 1912. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, Lester Park School, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park; Lester Park School at Fifty-Fourth Avenue East and Glenwood Street was built in 1917 with an addition in 1954 ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, Mary Puglisi house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park house; 4541 London Road; Mary Puglisi owner; steps; trees; early spring ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, Mrs. Barth house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park house; 5515 London Road; Mrs. B.M. Barth; balcony; three season porch; houses; trees; spring ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, Mrs. Jesse Norton house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park house; 5090 London Road; Mrs. Jesse Norton owner; trees; porch; winter ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, Mrs. Vaughn house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park house; 5333 London Road; Mrs. Vaughn owner; porch; houses; summer ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, Munro Braden house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park house; 4203 Lombard Street; Munro Braden owner; trees; bicycle; summer ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, Otto Holm house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park house; 4327 Lombard Street; Otto Holm owner; porch; balcony; summer ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, R. Ahearn house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park house; 4123 London Road; R. Ahearn owner; houses; trees; summer ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, Rhode Adams house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park house; 4949 London Road; Rhode Adams owner; wrap around balcony; pine trees; shrubs; trees; summer ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, Robert Rude house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park house: 5705 London Road; Robert Rude owner; wrap around porch; small trees; summer ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, Roy Olson house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park house; 4320 London Road; Roy Olson owner; balcony; garage; winter ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Duluth electric trolley bus, Duluth, Minnesota

A westbound electric trolley bus boards a passenger on Superior Street at 10th Avenue East. ~ Photo Credit: Minnesota Streetcar Museum
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Duluth Superior Transit Company office, Duluth, Minnesota

The offices of Duluth Superior Transit Company were located on Superior Street at 27th Avenue West, next to the former streetcar house, converted to bus operations after 1939. ~ Photo Credit: Minnesota Streetcar Museum
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Benedictine sisters in rowboat on Rose Lake, Cotton, Minnesota

In 1940, Sisters Edeltrud McPherson, Frances Scrapps and Clement Fried enjoy a row on Rose Lake near Cotton, Minnesota. ~ Photo Credit: St. Scholastica Monastery
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Consolidated Elevator Company's grain elevator D, Duluth, Minnesota

Consolidated Elevator Company built elevators B, C, D 1884 with a 1.2 million bushel capacity, and G from 1878-1945 in the Duluth harbor parallel to downtown Duluth and perpendicular to Rice's Point. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: West Duluth, Denfeld High School, Duluth, Minnesota

West Duluth; Denfeld high school; built in 1925 architects Holstead and Sullivan ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: West Duluth, Wade Baseball Stadium, Duluth, Minnesota

Wade Stadium was Duluth Municipal Stadium. Wade Stadium was dedicated on July 16, 1941, 3:00 p.m. Duluth Municipal Stadium located at 34th Ave West and Grand, or 35th avenue west and Michigan Street, was renamed Wade Municipal Stadium February 3, 1954, to honor the late Frank Wade, former owner of the Duluth Dukes baseball team. Wade was sited as...
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: West Duluth, Bethany Home, Duluth, Minnesota

West Duluth; Bethany Home Thirty-ninth Avenue west; children's home; Christmas star decoration; articles of Incorporation filed March 18, 1915; doors opened May 1, 1916, with three children; 1928 there were 72 children; supported by the Community Fund; fire October 10, 1920; brick building; reopened 1922 at same address Thirty-ninth Avenue west...
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Triplets born at St. Mary's Hospital, Duluth, Minnesota

Triplets born to Frank and Catherine Katchmark at St. Mary's Hospital, Duluth, March 1, 1940. Babies are Leona, Leonard and Leonilla Katchmark. ~ Photo Credit: St. Scholastica Monastery
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Duluth Missabe and Iron Range Railway, Proctor, Minnesota

Duluth Missabe and Iron Range Railway was formed by the merger of the Duluth and Iron Range Railway (D&IR) and Duluth, Missabe and Northern Railway (DM&N) in 1938. It was a railroad operating in northern Minnesota and Wisconsin to haul iron ore and later taconite to the Great Lakes port of Duluth, Minnesota, and Two Harbors, Minnesota. DM&IR...
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Officers of the D. M. & I. R Veterans Association, Duluth, Minnesota

Portrait of three men and one woman (seated) who appear to be officers of the D.M. & I.R. Veterans Association. T.H.Lyons, President. ~ Photo Credit: Lake Superior Railroad Museum
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Munger Terrace, Duluth, Minnesota

When the Benedictine Sisters came to Duluth to establish and independent foundation in 1892, they rented the two westernmost townhouses in the newly-completed Munger Terrace. They occupied one of the two units and their school, Sacred Heart Academy, occupied the other. Bishop McGolrick of Duluth rented the adjacent unit, his residence having been...
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Hotel McKay, Duluth, Minnesota

The McKay brothers Hotel McKay was built in 1899 at Fifth Avenue West and First Street, just up the hill from the railroad depots. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Garrick Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

View of the marquee and facade of the Garrick Theater, Duluth, Minnesota. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969), were noted for designing more than 200 motion picture theatres in the Upper Midwest, many of the early ones featuring an art deco style. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
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Garrick Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

View of the marquee of the Garrick Theater, Duluth, Minnesota. The sign displays a showing of "Twenty Mule Team" with Wallace Beery. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969), were noted for designing more than 200 motion picture theatres in the Upper Midwest, many of the early ones featuring an art deco style. ~ Photo Credit: University of...
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Garrick Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

View of the marquee of the Garrick Theater, Duluth, Minnesota. The sign displays a showing of "Twenty Mule Team" with Wallace Beery. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969), were noted for designing more than 200 motion picture theatres in the Upper Midwest, many of the early ones featuring an art deco style. ~ Photo Credit: University of...
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Garrick Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

View from the street of the marquee and facade of the "New Garrick" Theater, Duluth, Minnesota. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969), were noted for designing more than 200 motion picture theatres in the Upper Midwest, many of the early ones featuring an art deco style. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest...
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Garrick Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

View of ani nterior hallway in the Garrick Theater, Duluth, Minnesota. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969), were noted for designing more than 200 motion picture theatres in the Upper Midwest, many of the early ones featuring an art deco style. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
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Garrick Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

View from across the street of marquee of "New Garrick" Theater, Duluth, Minnesota. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969), were noted for designing more than 200 motion picture theatres in the Upper Midwest, many of the early ones featuring an art deco style. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural...
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Garrick Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

View from along the sidewalk next to the "New Garrick" Theater, Duluth, Minnesota. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969), were noted for designing more than 200 motion picture theatres in the Upper Midwest, many of the early ones featuring an art deco style. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural...
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Garrick Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

View of the marquee and facade of the Garrick Theater, Duluth, Minnesota. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969), were noted for designing more than 200 motion picture theatres in the Upper Midwest, many of the early ones featuring an art deco style. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
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Garrick Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

View of the interior hallway, outside the auditorium, of the Garrick Theater, Duluth, Minnesota. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969), were noted for designing more than 200 motion picture theatres in the Upper Midwest, many of the early ones featuring an art deco style. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest...
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Garrick Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

View of the auditorium of the Garrick Theater, Duluth, Minnesota, taken from the balcony and looking toward the stage. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969), were noted for designing more than 200 motion picture theatres in the Upper Midwest, many of the early ones featuring an art deco style. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota...
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Garrick Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

View of the auditorium of the Garrick Theater, Duluth, Minnesota, taken from the stage and looking toward the balcony. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969), were noted for designing more than 200 motion picture theatres in the Upper Midwest, many of the early ones featuring an art deco style. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota...
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Garrick Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

View of the auditorium of the Garrick Theater, Duluth, Minnesota, looking toward the stage. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969), were noted for designing more than 200 motion picture theatres in the Upper Midwest, many of the early ones featuring an art deco style. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest...
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Garrick Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

View of an interior hallway in the Garrick Theater, Duluth, Minnesota, showing an advertisement for a movie, "Way for a Sailor", with John Gilbert. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969), were noted for designing more than 200 motion picture theatres in the Upper Midwest, many of the early ones featuring an art deco style. ~ Photo...
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Garrick Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

View of the auditorium of the Garrick Theater, Duluth, Minnesota, looking toward the stage. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969), were noted for designing more than 200 motion picture theatres in the Upper Midwest, many of the early ones featuring an art deco style. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest...
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Art class at Duluth Normal School, Duluth, Minnesota

An Art class with instructor Vivian Dunlap and women students. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library, University Archives
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: East Hillside, Ben London house, Duluth, Minnesota

East Hillside house; 913 East Fifth Street; Ben London owner; two apartments; porch; brick; spring ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: East Hillside, David Naymark house, Duluth, Minnesota

East Hillside house; 13 East Fifth Street; David Naymark, traveling salesman L. Singer and Son, owner; steps; porch; balcony; houses; spring ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: East Hillside, John Mosiniak house, Duluth, Minnesota

East Hillside house; 831 East Fifth Street; John Mosiniak owner; fake front; stucco; summer ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: East Hillside, Lieberman house, Duluth, Minnesota

East Hillside house; 527 East Fifth Street; Lieberman owner; houses; porch; trees; balcony; spring ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: East Hillside, McLean family house, Duluth, Minnesota

East Hillside house; 1-3 East Fourth Street; Mclean owner; apartment; porch; balcony; stairs; shrub; summer ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Hunter's Park, Ed Wooruff house, Duluth, Minnesota

Hunter's Park; house of Ed Woodruff at 231 Lewis Street; possibly 217 Lewis Street; wrap around porch; telephone pole ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside, Carl Grumdahl house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside house; 4227 Cooke street; Carl Grumdahl; inset tiles; stucco and frame; porch; steps; out buildings; houses; spring; creek ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside, Craig P. Gilbert house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside house; 4102 Cooke street; Craig P. Gilbert; dormers; clapboard; chimney; winter; snow ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside, F. E. Christefferson house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside house; 5313 Colorado street; F. E. Christefferson; porch; laundry; clothesline; summer; three story; witch's hat ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside, Herman Yessne house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside house; 4501 Cooke street; Herman Yessne; houses; architectural details ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, Malmros house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park house; 5103 London Road; Malmros owner; trees; houses; bird house; summer ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, Morrell house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park house; 5101 London Road; Morrell owner; wrap around porch; wrap around balcony; trees; woods; spring ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, Public Library, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park; Lester Park Public Library; branch library; 106 North Fifty-Fourth Avenue East; trees; houses; architectural details; eyebrow windows; brick building ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside, Mrs. J. Miller house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside house; 4815 Cooke street; Mrs. J. Miller; one story; clapboard; porch; trees; summer; car; person on steps ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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View of Duluth from the Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

View of Lake Superior and Duluth from the Gust Carlson property, Duluth, Minnesota. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Home built in 1910 for Gust and Hannah Carlson at 202 North 24th Avenue East, Duluth. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Exterior view of the Gust Carlson residence. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Home built in 1910 for Gust and Hannah Carlson at 202 North 24th Avenue East, Duluth. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Home built in 1910 for Gust and Hannah Carlson at 202 North 24th Avenue East, Duluth. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Lake Avenue South, Duluth, Minnesota

Looking toward the aerial bridge on Lake Avenue. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Nor Shor Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

View of the auditorium of the Nor Shor Theater, Duluth, Minnesota. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969), were noted for designing more than 200 motion picture theatres in the Upper Midwest, many of the early ones featuring an art deco style. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
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Nor Shor Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

View of sign alcove and plaster ornament, Nor Shor Theater, Duluth, Minnesota. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969), were noted for designing more than 200 motion picture theatres in the Upper Midwest, many of the early ones featuring an art deco style. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
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Nor Shor Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

Exterior view of marquee and tower of the Nor Shor Theater, Duluth, Minnesota. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969), were noted for designing more than 200 motion picture theatres in the Upper Midwest, many of the early ones featuring an art deco style. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
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Nor Shor Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

View of the light tower of the Nor Shor Theater, Duluth, Minnesota. Lake Superior and an ore freighter are visible in the background. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969), were noted for designing more than 200 motion picture theatres in the Upper Midwest, many of the early ones featuring an art deco style. ~ Photo Credit: University...
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Nor Shor Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

View of plaster ornament over auditorium exit door of the Nor Shor Theater, Duluth, Minnesota. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969), were noted for designing more than 200 motion picture theatres in the Upper Midwest, many of the early ones featuring an art deco style. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest...
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Hallway, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Woodwork and an archway in the Gust Carlson home, Duluth. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Bedroom, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Bed and fireplace in a bow-windowed bedroom. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Billiard room, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Billiard room, sofa in foreground. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Billiard room, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Billiard table, desk in foreground of a wood paneled room. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Dining room, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

View of dining room through carved wooden doorway. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Dining room, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Table and chairs in the center of the wood paneled dining room. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Dining room, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Wood paneled dining room with built-in break front. Table is set for a coffee party. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Dining room, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

View of dining room through carved wooden doorway. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Dining room, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Wood paneled dining room with built-in break front. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Foyer, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Front door, entrances to garden room and living room, Gust Carlson residence. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Living room, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Piano, family portraits, and oriental rug dominate the living room. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Living room, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Fireplace and book shelves comprise one wall of the living room. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Office, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Safe and large wooden desk and chair, map of mine on the wall. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Office, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Office with desk, file cabinet, calculating machine and wood case for architectural drawings. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Archway, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Painted archway leading to a stairway in the Gust Carlson home in Duluth. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Bathroom, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Tiled bathroom with tub and unique shower. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Bathroom, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Bathroom sink and mirror in a wood paneled bathroom. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Bedroom, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

This is a modestly furnished bedroom, perhaps a guest room. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Billiard room, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Game table sits in an alcove of the billiard room. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Breakfast nook, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Small table, chairs and benches in a small room with sailing ships on the wallpaper. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Butler's pantry, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Wood covered alcove with kitchen sinks ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Exercise room, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Interior view of the Exercise Room with rings, tumbling mat, boxing bag, and scale. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Kitchen, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Large kitchen with big porcelain sink, breakfast nook visible in back corner. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Living room, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Room contains Mason & Hamlin grand piano and family portraits. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Small office, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Small wooden desk with telephone. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Staircase, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

View from a landing on the stairway, looking down to the first floor and up to the second. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Sun porch, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Interior view of a sun proch with many windows, this room appears to be on the second floor. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Duluth Missabe and Iron Range Railway Ore Dock 6, Duluth, Minnesota

View of the D.M. & I.R. Ore Dock 6 in the Duluth Harbor. Moored at the dock are "D.M. Clemson" and an unidentified ore boat. Each ore boat has a bumboat beside it (a bumboat is a floating supply store). The Clemson is being loaded. Also in the photograph is Steam Locomotive 205. ~ Photo Credit: Lake Superior Railroad Museum
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside, A. E. Ouellette house on Cooke Street, Duluth, Minnesota

Exterior view of the A.E. Ouellette house located at 4631 Cooke Street. The wood frame house features a wrap-around corner sunroom, summer landscaping, and a flagpole. Note: House numbers in Duluth were renumbered sometime after this photograph was taken. The current address is 4627 Cooke Street. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth,...
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: East Hillside, J. P. Hollihan house, Duluth, Minnesota

East Hillside house; 1105 and 1107 east Fourth Street; J. P. Hollihan; duplex; brick building; porches; houses; landscaping; spring ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside, Clara D. Herrick house on Dodge Street, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside house; 4801 Dodge street; Clara D. Herrick; porch; stairs; summer ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside, Edwin P. Berg house on Dodge Street, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside house; 5131 Dodge street; Edwin P. Berg; three story; front porch; stairs; summer; landscaping; trees; sidewalk; houses ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside, Eric Nelson house on Gilliat Street, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside house; 4123 Gilliat street; Eric Nelson; one story; shingle; houses; spring; sidewalk; architectural details; flagstone path; trellis ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside, Fred Mehre house on Cooke Street, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside house; 4206 Cooke street; Fred Mehre; sign Lakeside land Company; winter; snow; porch; clapboard; three story; trellises ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside, James Mason house on Oneida Street, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside house Oneida Street; 5422 Oneida street; James Mason owner; shingle style; porch; sidewalk; summer ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside, J. J. Stengle house on Gilliat Street, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside house; 4011 Gilliat street; J. J. Stengle; two story; clapboard; porch; chimney; houses; winter; snow; trees; person on porch ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside, Joseph E. Isabell house on Dodge Street, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside house; 5235 Dodge street; Joseph E. Isabell; porch; houses; stucco ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, Ade Carlson house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park house; 4842 London Road; Ade Carlson owner; porch; balcony; trees; winter ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, Adrian J. Rogers house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park house; 4321 McCulloch Street; Adrian J. Rogers owner; wrap around porch; top balcony; trees; houses; spring ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, A. J. Olsen house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park house; 4211 Lombard Street; A. J. Olsen; porch; vines on house; summer ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, C. L. Cecil house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park; house 5714 Juniata Street; C. L. Cecil owner; five rooms, hot air heat, garage, 50x140 lot, $2,500 first mortgage, tax $71, price $4,400; houses; summer; porch ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, E. C. Levoy house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park house; 4631 Jay Street; E. C. Levoy; gambrel roof; porch; steps; trees; houses; spring ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, H. L. Carter house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park house; 5414 Oneida Street; H.L. Carter owner; porch; chimney; shrubs; winter ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, Jamar Walker house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park house; 4Seventh East London Road; Jamar Walker; wrap around porch; trees; summer ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, James Mason house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park house; 5422 Oneida Street; James Mason owner; porch; tree; chimney; houses; winter ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, J. B. Arnold house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park house; 5014 London Road; J. B. Arnold owner; three season porch; summer ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, J. W. Barker house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park house; 5801 London Road; J.W. Barker owner; stucco; porch; corner house; houses; spring ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, Simon Forgette house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park house; 5809 London Road; Simon Forgette owner; porch; trees; houses; winter ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, Superior Street house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park; house 4131 east Superior Street; architectural details; bungalow; landscaping; summer ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, Superior Street house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park; house 4131 east Superior Street; architectural details; bungalow; landscaping; summer; trees; ravine ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, Thomas Shefchik house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park house; 5000 London Road; Thomas J. Shefchik owner; trees; spring ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside Lester Park, W. H. Kann house, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside Lester Park house; 4210 Lombard Street; W.H. Kann owner; porch; houses; winter ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside, Maurice T. Brafladt house on Cooke Street, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside house; 4210 Cooke street; Maurice T. Brafladt; Tudor style stucco; chimney; trees; summer; landscaping ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Lakeside, Vera Hutchinson house on Dodge Street, Duluth, Minnesota

Lakeside house; 4331 Dodge street; Vera Hutchinson; one story; metal awnings; stoop; wrought iron railings; winter; snow; houses ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Two track maintenance workers of the Duluth Missabe and Iron Range Railway, Duluth, Minnesota

Two Track workers (Hemming Niemi, Albert Ostman) sitting on a Fairmont speeder at Payne, Minnesota. ~ Photo Credit: Lake Superior Railroad Museum
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Living room fireplace, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Interior view of the living room, with an ornate fireplace and a mirror above. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Sitting area in a bedroom, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Table set for tea in front of a fireplace, bedroom. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Small sitting room, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Chairs covered with floral pattern that is repeated on wallpaper panels in a small sitting room. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Night time view of the Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Lighted windows glow in the dark from the Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Members of the Oreckovsky Family of Duluth, Minnesota

The Oreckovsky family migrated to the United States from Russia the 1880s. The first-generation pioneers of the family--Joseph and Israel-- undertook the journey to Minnesota across Canada by foot, peddling clothes to rail- and mine-workers as they moved westward. The picture features the second generation, Israel's children, later in life....
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Salem Mission Church Confirmation Class of 1940, Duluth, Minnesota

Salem Mission Church Confirmands pose with Reverend Raymond A. Johnson on Confirmation Sunday. First Row (left to right): Lloyd Shannon, Betty Westlund Hietala, ReV. Raymond Johnson, Elaine Boberg, Hugh Shannon. Second Row (left to right): Dorothy Samuelson, Eunice Johnson Gustafson, Donald Lauer, Doris Anderson Hollerud. Third Row (left to...
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Serving line at the Nopeming Sanatorium cafeteria, Duluth, Minnesota

Workers and diners at the serving line in Nopeming's cafeteria. Nopeming Sanatorium opened for tuberculosis patients in May 1912. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Vessel "Alden Barnes Fiertz" on Lake Superior, Duluth, Minnesota

A photograph signed to Julius Barnes from Commodore McLean of the "Alden Barnes Fiertz" vessel of The Barnes Motorship Fleet. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Aerial view of The College of St. Scholastica, Duluth, Minnesota

Aerial view of the College of St. Scholastica campus taken from the southeast. The following buildings are visible from left to right: warming house, gymnasium, greenhouse, Stanbrook Hall, Our Lady Queen of Peace Chapel, Tower Hall, and Tarry Hall. ~ Photo Credit: The College of St. Scholastica
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Child's play room, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

This appears to be an attic room full of dolls, trains, and children's toys. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Small sitting room, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Painted wood panels surround floral wallpaper in small sitting room. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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The College of St. Scholastica medical records students, Duluth, Minnesota

Medical records students from The College of St. Scholastica are shown filing, typing, and conferring in a hospital setting. ~ Photo Credit: The College of St. Scholastica
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Trolley bus at the Lester Park loop, Duluth, Minnesota

An electric trolley bus has reached the end of the Lester Park line and turned on the loop at Superior Street and 61st Avenue East. ~ Photo Credit: Minnesota Streetcar Museum
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Photo spread from "Fifty Years With Christ: The Salem Mission Church of West Duluth" publication, pages 2 and 19, Duluth, Minnesota

These facing pages were used to produce the "Fifty Years With Christ" booklet celebrating Salem Mission Church's Fiftieth Anniversary. The left side of this spread appeared as page 2 and the right side as page 19. Appearing in this spread are: Hans Midthun, Lois Johnson, Ken Erickson, Shirley Lindstrom, Hilda Lindberg, Beatrice Erickson, Ted...
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Photo spread from "Fifty Years With Christ: The Salem Mission Church of West Duluth" publication, pages 10 and 11, Duluth, Minnesota

These facing pages were used to produce the "Fifty Years With Christ" booklet celebrating Salem Mission Church's Fiftieth Anniversary. The left side of this spread appeared as page 10 and the right side as page 11. Appearing in this spread are: Ted Elowson, Axel Carlson, Toby Highmark, Jean Highmark, Joan Lindstrom, Warren Nelson, Pat Kennigar,...
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Sun room or garden room of the Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

French doors open up to a garden at the Gust Carlson home, Duluth. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Sun room or garden room of the Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Brick-faced room with casual furniture. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Aerial Lift Bridge: Replica Boat in Leif Erikson Park, Duluth, Minnesota

Leif Erikson Park is the site of the half-size replica of the Leif Erikson boat the "Norwegian Vikings" sailed to America in 997 A. D. The boat was donated to the city of Duluth by Enger and Olson, Inc. (furniture store owned by Bert Enger of Enger Park and Enger Tower) in 1927. The 12-ton, 42 feet long, red and white sail, replica was built of...
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Children in a Purim play at Temple Emmanuel in Duluth, Minnesota

Children dressed in costume, standing outside of Temple Emmanuel. Purim is a religious holiday that celebrates the defeat of Haman, the Persian minister who plotted the annihilation of the Persian Jews. It is a holiday marked by re-enactments of the story and subversive merry-making. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan...
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Joseph A. Holmes Safety Award Certificate to Snyder Mining Company, Duluth, Minnesota

A Joseph A. Holmes Safety Award Certificate was presented to the Snyder Mine in April 1940 for accident free operation at the Virginia and Shenango open pit mines and the Webb open pit-underground combination mine for a year or more. In the 12 months ending December 1939, the Virginia mine completed 91,746 man hours without a lost-time accident;...
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Students bowling in physical education class at The College of St. Scholastica, Duluth, Minnesota

Students from The College of St. Scholastica are shown bowling in the basement of Tarry Hall during physical education class. ~ Photo Credit: The College of St. Scholastica
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Students in the biology lab at The College of St. Scholastica, Duluth, Minnesota

Students from The College of St. Scholastica are shown working in the Tower Hall biology lab. ~ Photo Credit: The College of St. Scholastica
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Students in The College of St. Scholastica's Christmas pageant, Duluth, Minnesota

Students from The College of St. Scholastica are shown participating in a Christmas pageant in Rockhurst Auditorium. Some of the students identified are Jean O'Malley, Jean Huong, Pat McMeeken, Pat Duffy, and Maria Gross. ~ Photo Credit: The College of St. Scholastica
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Sun room or garden room of the Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota.

Interior view of a brick-faced room with casual furniture. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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The College of St. Scholastica's Reception Parlor in Tower Hall, Duluth, Minnesota

Internal view of The College of St. Scholastica's Reception Parlor, which was located on the first floor of Tower Hall. ~ Photo Credit: The College of St. Scholastica
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The College of St. Scholastica's Tower Hall Gold Parlor, Duluth, Minnesota

Internal view of The College of St. Scholastica's Gold Parlor, which was located on the first floor to the north of Tower Hall's main entrance. ~ Photo Credit: The College of St. Scholastica
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Duluth Missabe and Iron Range Railway passenger depot at Proctor, Minnesota

The D.M. & I.R. Proctor Passenger Depot looking at it from the southwest with crossing gates and tower and shop building and water tower in the background. ~ Photo Credit: Lake Superior Railroad Museum
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Duluth Missabe and Iron Range Railway passenger depot at Proctor, Minnesota

The D.M. & I.R. Proctor Passenger Depot looking at it from the northwest. ~ Photo Credit: Lake Superior Railroad Museum
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Duluth Missabe and Iron Range Railway passenger depot at Proctor, Minnesota

The west side of the D.M. & I.R. Proctor Passenger Depot. ~ Photo Credit: Lake Superior Railroad Museum
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Duluth Missabe and Iron Range Railway steam Locomotive 198, Proctor, Minnesota

Roster photograph of D.M. & I.R. steam locomotive 198 at Proctor. This is a Baldwin, 2-8-0, Consolidation type. ~ Photo Credit: Lake Superior Railroad Museum
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Duluth Missabe and Iron Range Railway steam locomotive 500, Proctor, Minnesota

Roster photograph of a clean D.M. & I.R. steam locomotive 500. This is a Baldwin 2-10-2, Santa Fe type. The large Proctor, Minnesota coal dock is in the background. ~ Photo Credit: Lake Superior Railroad Museum
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Duluth Missabe and Iron Range steam Locomotive 235 at Allen Junction, Minnesota

A scene with the D.M. & I.R. steam locomotive 227 passing the Allen Junction Depot with a train of loaded ore cars. Taken from the coaling tower with the yard miscellaneous out-buildings in the background. ~ Photo Credit: Lake Superior Railroad Museum
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Duluth Missabe and Iron Range steam locomotive 235 at Proctor, Minnesota

D.M. & I.R. steam locomotive 235 switching empty ore cars in the Proctor Yard. ~ Photo Credit: Lake Superior Railroad Museum
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Duluth Missabe and Iron Range steam locomotive 203 at Proctor, Minnesota

D.M. & I.R. steam locomotive 203 switching empty ore cars in the Proctor Yard. ~ Photo Credit: Lake Superior Railroad Museum
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Duluth Missabe and Iron Range 232 with ore train at Coleraine Junction, Minnesota

D.M. & I.R. steam locomotive 232 with a loaded ore train on a curve at Coleraine Junction with the tower and signals in the view. ~ Photo Credit: Lake Superior Railroad Museum
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Duluth Missabe and Iron Range 232 with ore train at unknown location, Minnesota

D.M. & I.R. steam locomotive 232 with an empty ore train on a slight curve at unknown location. Baldwin 2-8-8-4, Mallet or Yellowstone type. ~ Photo Credit: Lake Superior Railroad Museum
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Duluth Missabe and Iron Range 233 with ore train entering the yard at Proctor, Minnesota

View looking south into the Proctor Yard with D.M. & I.R. steam locomotive 233 pulling a loaded ore train. Another Yellowstone is pulling a loaded train into the yard off of the scale. ~ Photo Credit: Lake Superior Railroad Museum
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Nursing student caring for a patient in an iron lung at The College of St. Scholastica, Duluth, Minnesota

A nursing student from The College of St. Scholastica is shown caring for caring for a patient in an iron lung in a clinical experience. ~ Photo Credit: The College of St. Scholastica
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Reverends Raymond A. Johnson, E.O. Franklin, C.V.S. Engstrom, Axel E. Smedberg, and C.V. Anderson pose for a picture at Salem Mission Church, Duluth, Minnesota

Five former pastors of the Salem Mission Church gather for an informal portrait at the church in 1940. Pictured are, from left to right, Reverends C.V.S. Engstrom, Raymond A. Johnson, Axel E. Smedberg, E.O. Franklin, C.V. Anderson ~ Photo Credit: Salem Covenant Church
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Temple Emanuel choir picnic at Jay Cooke State Park, near Cloquet, Minnesota

Temple Emanuel was the first Jewish congregation in Duluth. Founded in 1891, it was a Reform Congregation. Temple Emanuel merged with Tifereth Israel to form Temple Israel. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
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Hull-Rust Mine, Hibbing, Minnesota

The Hull-Rust-Mahoning mine established in 1892 in Hibbing is one of the largest open pit iron ore mines in the world, with a 1.5 by 3.5 mile footprint and depths up to 600 feet. It supplied as much as a fourth of all the ore mined in the U. S. during its peak production during WWI and WWII. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth,...
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Portrait of Carl Rudolf Berghult, Mayor 1937-1941, Duluth, Minnesota

Carl Rudolf Berghult was the first native-born Duluth mayor. Born on April 15, 1905 and elected in 1937, he was also the nation's youngest mayor of a city of over 100,000 people. As mayor, he secured government funding for the Blatnik Bridge and worked to beautify the city's public land. He also revised the city's debt structure and began several...
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: West Duluth, Ore Docks, Duluth, Minnesota

West Duluth; Iron Ore Docks; Duluth Municipal Stadium that would be renamed Wade Stadium; harbor; houses; baseball diamond; cars; Berwind Fuel Company at South Fiftieth Avenue West and NP Railway tracks; ore carriers; ore boats; iron ore docks; Thirty-ninth Avenue west; summer; trees ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A....
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: West Junior High School Building, Duluth, Minnesota

West Duluth; West Junior High School Building; high school students attended this school until Denfeld High was built in 1925 and opened in 1926 ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Duluth Control Center, Duluth, Minnesota

Duluthians of the Citizen's Defense Corps at the ad-hoc Control Center and phone bank facilitating civil defense operations. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Passageways, Gust Carlson home, Duluth, Minnesota

Archways leading to several rooms in the Gust Carlson residence, Duluth. ~ Photo Credit: American Swedish Institute
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Representative Edward McKeever, 1941-1942 Legislative Session, Minnesota Legislature

Served in the Minnesota Legislature: House 1941-1942 (District 58). For biographical information, see the Minnesota Legislative Reference Library database at: http://www.leg.mn/legdb/fulldetail.asp?ID=13805 ~ Photo Credit: Minnesota Legislative Reference Library
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Salem Covenant Church Confirmation Class of 1941, Duluth, Minnesota

Salem Covenant Church Confirmands pose with Reverend Raymond A. Johnson on Confirmation Sunday. Group includes (order unknown): Elaine Anderson Nelson, Milton Anderson, Donald Beutner, Betty Dahlgren Rule, Rodney Hietala, May Hultman Graves, Ruth Nelson Anderson, Joyce Shannon Kahn, Corrine Sundstrom Youngkrantz, Helen Wahlberg Wasserburger,...
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Representative A. C. Thompson, 1941-1942 Legislative Session, Minnesota Legislature

Served in the Minnesota Legislature: House 1935-1948 (District 59). For biographical information, see the Minnesota Legislative Reference Library database at: http://www.leg.mn/legdb/fulldetail.asp?ID=15091 ~ Photo Credit: Minnesota Legislative Reference Library
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Representative Thomas Francis O'Malley, 1941-1942 Legislative Session, Minnesota Legislature

Served in the Minnesota Legislature: House 1939-1954 (District 58). For biographical information, see the Minnesota Legislative Reference Library database at: http://www.leg.mn/legdb/fulldetail.asp?ID=11382 ~ Photo Credit: Minnesota Legislative Reference Library
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Representative Warren S. Moore, 1941-1942 Legislative Session, Minnesota Legislature

Served in the Minnesota Legislature: House 1941-1944 (District 57); House 1951-1954 (District 57). For biographical information, see the Minnesota Legislative Reference Library database at: http://www.leg.mn/legdb/fulldetail.asp?ID=14020 ~ Photo Credit: Minnesota Legislative Reference Library
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Senator Clarence A. Dahle, 1941-1942 Legislative Session, Minnesota Legislature

Served in the Minnesota Legislature: House 1933-36 (District 57); Senate 1937-49 (District 57). For biographical information, see the Minnesota Legislative Reference Library database at: http://www.leg.mn/legdb/fulldetail.asp?ID=12433 ~ Photo Credit: Minnesota Legislative Reference Library
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Senator Edward R. Ribenack, 1941-1942 Legislative Session, Minnesota Legislature

Served in the Minnesota Legislature: House 1911-14 (District 50); House 1915-16 (District 58); Senate 1919-42 (District 58). For biographical information, see the Minnesota Legislative Reference Library database at: http://www.leg.mn/legdb/fulldetail.asp?ID=14496 ~ Photo Credit: Minnesota Legislative Reference Library
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Girl Scouts washing rubber gloves during World War II, Duluth, Minnesota

During the Second World War, Girl Scout troops volunteered at St. Mary's Hospital. Here, in 1942, they are washing and folding rubber gloves. They also cleaned surgical instruments. ~ Photo Credit: St. Scholastica Monastery
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: West Duluth, Memorial Field, Duluth, Minnesota

West Duluth; Memorial Field; WPA; Works Projects Administration; workers; four men working; Duluth park; painters ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Duluth Symphony Orchestra, Duluth, Minnesota

The orchestra with its second conductor Tauno Hannikainen (1896 - 1968) Finnish cellist. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Downtown, Duluth, Minnesota

Second Avenue West and Superior Street looking west. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Lyceum Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

Exterior ticket booth of the Lyceum Theater, Duluth, Minnesota. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969), were noted for designing more than 200 motion picture theatres in the Upper Midwest, many of the early ones featuring an art deco style. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
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Lyceum Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

Partial view of the entrance to the Lyceum Theater, Duluth, Minnesota, including a street scene and other commerical marquees. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969), were noted for designing more than 200 motion picture theatres in the Upper Midwest, many of the early ones featuring an art deco style. ~ Photo Credit: University of...
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Lyceum Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

Side view of the marquee of the Lyceum Theater, Duluth, Minnesota, including other commercial structures in a street view. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969), were noted for designing more than 200 motion picture theatres in the Upper Midwest, many of the early ones featuring an art deco style. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota...
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Lyceum Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

Side view of the marquee of the Lyceum Theater, Duluth, Minnesota, including other commercial structures in a street view. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969), were noted for designing more than 200 motion picture theatres in the Upper Midwest, many of the early ones featuring an art deco style. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota...
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Lyceum Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

View of sign display case at the exterior entrance door of the Lyceum Theater, Duluth, Minnesota. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969), were noted for designing more than 200 motion picture theatres in the Upper Midwest, many of the early ones featuring an art deco style. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest...
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Lyceum Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

View of the marquee of the Lyceum Theater, Duluth, Minnesota, from across the street. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969), were noted for designing more than 200 motion picture theatres in the Upper Midwest, many of the early ones featuring an art deco style. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural...
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Lyceum Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

View of the ticket booth of the Lyceum Theater, Duluth, Minnesota, showing a woman sitting behind the glass, inside the booth. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969), were noted for designing more than 200 motion picture theatres in the Upper Midwest, many of the early ones featuring an art deco style. ~ Photo Credit: University of...
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Lyceum Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

View of the marquee and partial facade of the Lyceum Theater, Duluth, Minnesota, from across the street. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969), were noted for designing more than 200 motion picture theatres in the Upper Midwest, many of the early ones featuring an art deco style. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Libraries,...
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: Central Hillside, St. Mary's Hospital, Duluth, Minnesota

Central Hillside; St. Mary's Hospital; 404 East Third Street three story hospital building; front entrance; brownstone foundation; trees; cars ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Temple Opera Building, Duluth, Minnesota

The top floors and the iconic onion bulb feature of the Temple Opera building were removed. The Orpheum Theater, up the avenue, was built in 1910. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Salem Covenant Church Confirmation Class of 1942, Duluth, Minnesota

Salem Covenant Church Confirmands pose with Reverend Raymond A. Johnson on Confirmation Sunday. Group includes (order unknown): Lucile Hall, Clifford Johnson, Doris Larson Malmquist, Lloyd Nelson, Lois Nelson Rudd, Einar Strom, Eleanor Anderson ~ Photo Credit: Salem Covenant Church
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Duluth Missabe and Iron Range Railway scene with steam locomotives at Proctor, Minnesota

Roster photograph of D.M. & I.R. 325, Pittsburgh, 2-8-0, Consolidation type outside the Proctor, Minnesota Roundhouse. Also included are portions of 1205, 84 and a Yellowstone. Photograph was taken from the overhead walkway across the Proctor Yard. ~ Photo Credit: Lake Superior Railroad Museum
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Duluth Athletic Club after the fire, Duluth, Minnesota

The Duluth Athletic Club building at 402 West First Street burned January 22, 1943. The Athletic Club moved temporarily to the Lexon Hotel and had the first street building rebuilt and remodeled in 1946-1947 by Harold D. Starin. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Neighborhoods of Duluth: East Hillside, Charles Teske apartment house, Duluth, Minnesota

East Hillside house; 915 East Fifth Street; Charles Teske owner; three story apartment; brick; pillars; houses; spring ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Collections
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Salem Covenant Church Confirmation Class of 1943, Duluth, Minnesota

Salem Covenant Church Confirmands pose with Reverend Erik Dahlhielm on Confirmation Sunday. Front Row (left to right): Edith Boberg Rintala, Donald Hall, Joan Johnson, Jean Highmark Larson. Back Row (left to right): James Carlson, Joan Reiner, Rev. Dahlhielm, Pat Grignon, Warren Sundstrom. ~ Photo Credit: Salem Covenant Church
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Duluth Missabe and Iron Range Railway ore train and steam Locomotive 234, St. Louis County, Minnesota

D.M. & I.R. steam locomotive 234 pulling loaded ore cars on a slightly curved double track with house or farm in the distance. This is a Baldwin 2-8-8-4, Mallet or Yellowstone type. ~ Photo Credit: Lake Superior Railroad Museum
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The College of St. Scholastica's 1943 graduating class of nursing students, Duluth, Minnesota

Nursing students from The College of St. Scholastica nursing students are shown posing for their graduation picture. Pictured left to right in the front row are Clara Meyer, Evelyn Plutt, Virginia Christiansen, Helen Davich, and Mary Agnes Adamski. Pictured left to right in the back row are Gladys Zormier, Catherine Rieder, Louise Jacobsen, Irene...
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Duluth Missabe and Iron Range Railway train yard, Two Harbors, Minnesota

View of eight Yellowstone Steam Locomotives lined up on the Two Harbors yard tracks. Promotional or publicity photo. ~ Photo Credit: Lake Superior Railroad Museum
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Female Duluth Missabe and Iron Range Railway workers during World War II, Two Harbors, Minnesota

Nine female railroad workers standing on the running boards of D.M. & I.R. Number 230 at Two Harbors in May 1943. The employees are: Elsie Parent, Cunningham, Cullen, Mae Montague, unknown, Bjorum, Doris Degestedt, Melander, and Shirley Entzion. ~ Photo Credit: Lake Superior Railroad Museum
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Female Duluth Missabe and Iron Range Railway workers during World War II, Two Harbors, Minnesota

Six female railroad workers in the cab and on the steps of D.M. & I.R. Number 222 at Two Harbors in May 1943. Lola Olson Jacobson,Irene Holmes, Sally Peterson, Caroline Welk, Imby Fredson & Irene Stenberg ~ Photo Credit: Lake Superior Railroad Museum
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Representative A. C. Thompson, 1943-1944 Legislative Session, Minnesota Legislature

Served in the Minnesota Legislature: House 1935-1948 (District 59). For biographical information, see the Minnesota Legislative Reference Library database at: http://www.leg.mn/legdb/fulldetail.asp?ID=15091 ~ Photo Credit: Minnesota Legislative Reference Library
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Representative Arne C. Wanvick, 1943-1944 Legislative Session, Minnesota Legislature

Served in the Minnesota Legislature: House 1933-1940 (District 58); House 1943-1962 (District 58); House 1963-1964 (District 60); Senate 1965-1970 (District 60). For biographical information, see the Minnesota Legislative Reference Library database at: http://www.leg.mn/legdb/fulldetail.asp?ID=11982 ~ Photo Credit: Minnesota Legislative...
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