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    • Twenty-third Annual Report of the Associated Charities of Minneapolis

    • 1907-12-31
    • Summary of statistical and financial data for the Associated Charities. Fewer applications were submitted compared to the year before. Thirty percent of cases consisted of women without male support. A Social Service Club was organized in September...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Minnesota Powerline Oral History Project: Interview with David Fjoslien

    • 1978-02-01
    • BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Fjoslien was a native of Brandon, Minnesota and he owned and operated a farm nearby. He was elected to the state legislature in 1972. He also served on numerous committees including the Environment and Natural Resources...
    • Minnesota Historical Society
    • Minnesota Powerline Oral History Project: Interview with George W. Crocker

    • 1979-02-21
    • BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Crocker was from Minneapolis and graduated from Stillwater High School. He attended the University of Minnesota for several years when he became involved in the anti-war movement. He worked as a draft counselor and...
    • Minnesota Historical Society
    • Atlas and Farmers' Directory of Winona County, Minnesota

    • 1914
    • Atlas and farmers' directory of Winona County, Minnesota, containing plats of all townships with owners names; also maps of the state and the United States, with an outline map of the county showing the location of townships, villages, roads,...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, John R. Borchert Map Library
    • The Library Beacon September, 1929.

    • 1929-09
    • Page 1."Hale Memorial Hamline Branch Library," A sketch and description of the long delayed Hamline Branch Library graced the cover of this issue. The library was built with a working fireplace that remains in use to this day. Page 2. "Two New...
    • Saint Paul Public Library
    • The Library Beacon October, 1930

    • 1930-10
    • Page 1. "The Catalog Room," A black and white photograph showed a scene that many library patrons knew little about. This very busy room was the Catalog Room. Thousands of catalog cards were produced for catalogs in the Central library and the...
    • Saint Paul Public Library
    • The Library Beacon  February, 1930

    • 1930-02
    • Page 1. "How The Library Helps The School," The article was written by Edith M. Ouellette, Librarian, Washington High School. She described the necessity of supplementing curriculum with materials from the public library. Page 2. "A Big Day,"...
    • Saint Paul Public Library
    • 1896 Plat Book of Stearns County, Minnesota

    • 1896
    • Plat book of Stearns County, Minnesota, 1896.Title page names North West Publishing Co., but other copies include a title page that names Pinkney & Brown, successors to C.M. Foote & Co. as publisher. This alternative title page includes Complied...
    • Stearns History Museum
    • Plat Book of Todd County Minnesota 1906

    • 1906
    • Plat book of Todd County, Minnesota. 1906. Compiled from county records and actual surveys. J. R. Dunham, Compiler and draftsman, Clinton, Iowa.
    • Todd County Historical Society
    • The Minnesota Geologist, Volume IV, Number 1, January 15th, 1947

    • 1947-01-15
    • The January 1947 edition of the Geological Society of Minnesota (GSM) newsletter included society notices including reference to a Black Hills field trip, a story on nuclear power, and a classification of mineral deposits.
    • Geological Society of Minnesota
    • The Minnesota Geologist, Volume XX, Number 1, Spring-Summer 1966

    • 1966
    • The Spring/Summer 1966 edition of the Geological Society of Minnesota (GSM) newsletter mentioned completion of the 32-site geologic marker program, and included society notices, memorials to Lulu Zalusky, Nellie E. Howard, and Ida M. Swanson, and...
    • Geological Society of Minnesota
    • The Minnesota Geologist, Volume XVIII, Number 3, Fall-Winter 1964

    • 1964
    • The Fall/Winter 1964 edition of the Geological Society of Minnesota (GSM) newsletter included society notices, a report on a GSM display at a bank in Minneapolis, notice of a field trip to the Finger Lakes of New York, explanation of the hiatus in...
    • Geological Society of Minnesota
    • The Minnesota Geologist, Volume XII, Number 2, Winter 1955-1956

    • 1955 - 1956
    • The Winter 1955-1956 edition of the Geological Society of Minnesota (GSM) newsletter listed lectures, several given by Dr. Sloan, plans for a two-week trip to Montana and Washington, an open letter from the Board, articles on time and on soil, and...
    • Geological Society of Minnesota
    • The Minnesota Geologist, Volume VIII, Number 1, First Quarter 1951

    • 1951
    • The First Quarter 1951 edition of the Geological Society of Minnesota (GSM) newsletter reported that plaques had been ordered for near Stillwater and Mankato, and included GSM articles of incorporation and bylaws, and a membership directory.
    • Geological Society of Minnesota
    • The Minnesota Geologist, Volume VII, Number 1, First Quarter 1950

    • 1950
    • The First Quarter 1950 edition of the Geological Society of Minnesota (GSM) newsletter indicated that the banquet speaker in March would be Dr. Ben Hur Wilson, an invitation to their events by the Minnesota Mineral Club, announcement of the coming...
    • Geological Society of Minnesota
    • The Minnesota Geologist, Volume VI, Number 5, December 1949

    • 1949-12
    • The December 1949 edition of the Geological Society of Minnesota (GSM) newsletter included the Presidential Address, a review of the contribution made to the society by Mr. E. P. Burch, a report on the geological markers project, an article on...
    • Geological Society of Minnesota
    • The Minnesota Geologist, Volume VI, Number 2, March-May 1949

    • 1949
    • The March/May 1949 edition of the Geological Society of Minnesota (GSM) newsletter included society news, a memorial to Junior F. Hayden, a story on geology of Whitewater State Park, and an outline of twice-monthly field trips for summer 1949.
    • Geological Society of Minnesota
    • The Minnesota Geologist, Volume IX, Number 2, Fall-Winter 1952

    • 1952
    • The Fall/Winter 1952 edition of the Geological Society of Minnesota (GSM) newsletter indicated lecture attendance averaging 89, a description of the public perception of geology based on state fair experience, a note on copper-nickel potential near...
    • Geological Society of Minnesota
    • The Minnesota Geologist, Volume IV, Number 6, November 15, 1947

    • 1947-11-15
    • The November 1947 edition of the Geological Society of Minnesota (GSM) newsletter included an update on Society affairs, an article on geology of Jay Cooke State Park, notices of weekly lectures, and note on mineral club history and on building a...
    • Geological Society of Minnesota
    • The Minnesota Geologist, Volume III, Number 5, September 15th, 1946

    • 1946-09-15
    • The September 1946 edition of the Geological Society of Minnesota (GSM) newsletter focused on the Midwest Federation of Geological Societies convention that October in Minneapolis, including a listing of places of geologic interest in Minnesota.
    • Geological Society of Minnesota
    • The Minnesota Geologist, Volume II, Number 4, April 1945

    • 1945-04
    • The April 1945 edition of the Geological Society of Minnesota (GSM) newsletter included society notices, paleogeographic maps for the Mississippian, the bulletin board, a note on silicon, maps on the history of the Great Lakes, and miscellaneous...
    • Geological Society of Minnesota
    • The Minnesota Geologist, Volume I, Number 7, October 1944

    • 1944-10
    • The October 1944 edition of the Geological Society of Minnesota (GSM) newsletter includes biographies of Mrs. Helen J. Sommers, Mrs. Charles H. Preston, and Mrs. Anna Kolderie, miscellaneous short items, an article on 'Interpreting Fossil Remains'...
    • Geological Society of Minnesota
    • The Minnesota Geologist, Volume I, Number 4, February 1944

    • 1944-02
    • The February 1944 edition of the Geological Society of Minnesota (GSM) newsletter includes a biography of George A. Thiel, Ph.D., miscellaneous short items, and an article on Paricutin, Mexico's new volcano by Harvard Geologist Dr. L.C. Graton.
    • Geological Society of Minnesota
    • The Minnesota Geologist, Volume I, Number 3, January 15, 1944

    • 1944-01-15
    • The January 1944 edition of the Geological Society of Minnesota (GSM) newsletter includes a biography of Dr. Leslie O. Dart, miscellaneous short items, and an article on 'Some Values in Historical Geology' derived from an address to the Society...
    • Geological Society of Minnesota
    • The Minnesota Geologist, Volume I, Number 1, October 1943

    • 1943-10
    • The October 1943 edition of the Geological Society of Minnesota (GSM) newsletter includes the 1943/1944 weekly lecture series on historical geology by Professor Thiel, field notes that included news from individuals, an editorial column by Alger R....
    • Geological Society of Minnesota
    • The Minnesota Geologist, First Quarter 1964

    • 1964
    • The First Quarter 1964 edition of the Geological Society of Minnesota (GSM) newsletter included an article on geology of Isle Royale, and various society notices.
    • Geological Society of Minnesota
    • The Library Beacon September, 1930

    • 1930-09
    • Page 1."The Circulation Room," A black and white photograph of a very busy room frozen in time. This was where library cards were issued, books checked out and returned. The card catalog was in this room as were open book shelves. A reference desk...
    • Saint Paul Public Library
    • The Library Beacon November, 1939

    • 1929-11
    • Page 1. "Serving The County," A black and white photograph shows a "book wagon" and children lining up to select books. The book wagon made three trips weekly carrying about 600 books and magazines to schools and stores for men, women and...
    • Saint Paul Public Library
    • The Library Beacon May, 1929.

    • 1929-05
    • Page 1. With this issue the library director issues an open letter "To Service Club Members," The Beacon intended to tell from month to month the great variety of the library's activities. The expectation was to have service clubs promote the...
    • Saint Paul Public Library
    • The Library Beacon July - December, 1933

    • 1933-07 - 1933-12
    • Page 1. "Our Aim: Books For Every Child In Saint Paul Schools," A black and white photograph shows the School Division hard at work. The area shown in the photograph is now part of the Children's Room. "Selecting Books For Classroom Libraries,"...
    • Saint Paul Public Library
    • The Library Beacon January, 1930

    • 1930-01
    • Page 1. "The Library And The Hospital," A black and white photograph depicts two hospital patients reading books. Near them is a book truck and hospital staff. Library service to hospitals was inaugurated in 1921. Service was provided to ten area...
    • Saint Paul Public Library
    • The Library Beacon January - March, 1934

    • 1934-01 - 1934-03
    • Page 1. "General Reference Room," The black and white photograph clearly shows how busy this and the Reading Room were. In 1933 both rooms recorded a total of 242,083 people. Many sought to enhance the job skills. Page 2."The Public Library In...
    • Saint Paul Public Library
    • The Library Beacon January - June, 1935.

    • 1935-01 - 1935-06
    • (This issue was made possible by donation.) Page 1, "Why A Clippings Collection In The Public Library?" New or rare information was collected to answer inquires form customers. All four reference departments provide clipping files which could be...
    • Saint Paul Public Library

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