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George K. Dike papers

 Collection
Identifier: 00159
Scope and Content The collection contains few professional letters or other records of his work as a surveyor. During this same time period, however, Dike was courting his future second wife, Nancy P. Douglas. Writing to her almost weekly between the years 1885 and 1886, he described life in the surveyor's camp. The letters are also filled with Dike's views on love, marriage, and family relationships. They present an excellent description of late nineteenth century middle class values.This...
Dates: 1865 - 1907

Minneapolis Star and Tribune collection

 Collection
Identifier: c-00364
Scope and Contents

The collection contains two public service releases of the Minneapolis Star and Tribune. The first, a 16 mm, color/sound (1964) film entitled Miracle at Your Front Door, details the news reporting process from news gathering to newspaper delivery. The second release, a March 1978 booklet entitled, The Newest News in Town, outlines the newspaper's operation in 1978.

Dates: 1964, 1978

Robert J. Fleming letter

 Collection
Identifier: c-00055
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a typed transcript of a letter written by Robert J. Fleming to his father describing his prospects and local conditions for the milling of flour in the Minneapolis area of Minnesota.

Dates: 1885