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Half hollinger box 0106-0115


Contains 14 Results:

Gregerson, George A. (1845-1914) and Family. Papers, 1880-1904

 Collection — Half Hollinger box: 0106-0115, Folder: 01
Identifier: SMHC Collection 0109

This collection consists of items pertaining to George August Gregerson and family encompassing the years 1880 - 1904. The papers, arranged chronologically, include patent specifications and diagrams, correspondence, receipts, and miscellaneous items including the Omaha Platform, tanning of hides, and items related to Gregerson as a harness manufacturer and inventor in Rochester, Minnesota.

Dates: 1880-1904

Parry, Edward Randolph, 1832-1874. Collection, 1857-1867

 Collection — Half Hollinger box: 0106-0115, Folder: 01-03
Identifier: SMHC Collection 0110
Abstract The Edward Randolph Parry collection consists of correspondence, newspaper clippings, land deeds, and information related to his life in Mankato, Minnesota. The Pennsylvania newspaper chppings titled "Minne-inne-opa" and "P" appeared in the Chester County Times and the Philadelphia Press. The articles described Mankato, Minneopa Falls, land prices, American Indians, and the vicinity around Mankato for promotional purposes. Furthermore, the collection contains letters from Parry to his...
Dates: 1857-1867

Thye, Edward John, 1896-1969. Collection, 1945-1959

 Collection — Half Hollinger box: 0106-0115, Folder: 01-05
Identifier: SMHC Collection 0111
Abstract The Edward John Thye collection consists primarily of twenty-six photographs used for news releases and other events when Thye served as the U.S. Senator from Minnesota. A few of the photographs are accompanied by typescript news releases. Several other photographs show Thye in different settings. Included are photographs, typescript news reports, and a typescript speech along with a phonograph record of Thye speaking on the radio to endorse the candidacy of Harold Stassen for United States...
Dates: 1945-1959

Griffin, George, 1867 - 1947. Reminiscences, 1867 - 1941

 Collection — Half Hollinger box: 0106-0115, Folder: 01-03
Identifier: SMHC Collection 0115
Abstract The collection contains a typed copy of reminiscences by George Griffin written in the fall of 1941. Griffm focused on his numerous jobs. He recalled his youthful occupations and reminisced about working on a threshing crew, being a carpenter, running steam engines, and working in boiler rooms at various factories and mills located in Minnesota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. Griffin's activity with the Baptist Church, membership on the Board of Trustees for Pillsbury Academy, and his...
Dates: 1867-1941