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Linden Hills Neighborhood History Projects Collection M/A 2000.183.01-10

Linden Hills Neighborhood History Projects Collection M/A 2000.183.01-10

Creator:Linden Hills History Study Group.
Title: Linden Hills Neighborhood History Projects Collection
Dates:1993-2001
Quantity: 10.0 boxes
Repository: James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library

History

Material was gathered for three projects: 1) an exhibit on the history of Linden Hills sponsored by the architectural firm of TEA with Joann Ellison, project coordinator, and Greg LaLonde and Peter Sussman as primary researchers/writers. 2) the research from the book, Down at the Lake: an historical portrait of Linden Hills and the Lake Harriet District. The book material includes research from the exhibit, researcher Penny Petersen, and the book committee for the book. 3) An oral history project about Linden Hills, Greg Lelonde was the principal interviewer. The projects dated from 1995 for the exhibit, 2001 for the book and 1993-2000 for the oral histories.


Description of the Collection

The collection consists of ten boxes. The boxes contain an extensive amount of research, grant information, newspaper articles, photos, brochures, etc. All materials are on the Linden Hills neighborhood and are related to the extensive research, planning, and initiation of the Linden Hills history exhibit and the book Down at the Lake. Boxes 1-3, and box 6 are mostly research materials of houses, residents, clubs, politics, events, architecture, schools, and so on of the Linden Hills neighborhood. Boxes 4-5 contain photos, and newspaper clippings from the Harriet Herald, spanning the years 1929-1930. Boxes 7-10 contain materials from the Liden Hills Oral History Project.

Box 1: research materials from Down at the Lake.

Box 2: exhibit material including grant information, research exhibit brochures.

Box 3: research material from exhibit and book.

Box 4: photos of residents and buildings.

Box 5: Harriet Herald, the Lake Harriet School newspaper 1929-1930.

Box 6: oversized box material from research from exhibit.

Box 7: transcripts from oral history interviews

Box 8: documentation and bound transcripts

Box 9: Compact Discs, DVDs and audio cassettes of oral history inteviews

Box 10: Videocassettes and other documentation


Related Material

See also M/A 2000.167.01-02 Lake Harriet School scrapbooks 1921-1933 and 1933-1936.

The Audio Oral Histories are located here:

http://www.hclib.org/pub/search/SpecialCollections/OralHistories/


Subject Headings

Places

Harriet, Lake (Minn.) -- History.
Linden Hills Neighborhood (Minneapolis, Minn.) -- History.
Minneapolis (Minn.) -- History.

Table of Contents

List of oral history interviewees and media involved


Abolition, Abolitionists, and Slavery -- Box 1, Folder 1
Aircraft noise -- Box 1, Folder 2
Apartments -- Box 1, Folder 3
Architecture -- Box 1, Folder 4
Buildings: Lyndale Hotel -- Box 1, Folder 5
Buildings: Palmer -- Box 1, Folder 6
Buildings: Thornton Lodge -- Box 1, Folder 7
Businesses and banks -- Box 1, Folder 8
Churches -- Box 1, Folder 9
Clippings: residents and businesses -- Box 1, Folder 10
Clubs -- Box 1, Folder 11
Commercial District -- Box 1, Folder 12
Dakota, Lake Calhoun Band -- Box 1, Folder 13
Fire Station 28 -- Box 1, Folder 14
Fort Snelling -- Box 1, Folder 15
Harriet Home Guard -- Box 1, Folder 16
Houses -- Box 1, Folder 17
Houses: Fletcher -- Box 1, Folder 18
Lake Calhoun -- Box 1, Folder 19
Lake Harriet Activities and Band Shell -- Box 1, Folder 20
Lakewood Cemetery -- Box 1, Folder 21
LH Commercial Club -- Box 1, Folder 22
LH Improvement Association -- Box 1, Folder 23
Linden Hills Library -- Box 1, Folder 24
Linden Hills Neighborhood Council -- Box 1, Folder 25
Parks, Linden Hills, and Lake Harriet District -- Box 1, Folder 26
Parks: Linden Hills Park Building -- Box 1, Folder 27
Parks: Beard's Plaisance -- Box 1, Folder 28
Parks: Waveland Triangle -- Box 1, Folder 29
Police -- Box 1, Folder 30
Politicians and politics -- Box 1, Folder 31
Residents: Ayres and Lew -- Box 1, Folder 32
Residents: Grimes -- Box 1, Folder 33
Residents -- Box 1, Folder 34
Residents: Booth, Mr. and Mrs. -- Box 1, Folder 35
Residents: Morosco, Beatricc -- Box 1, Folder 36
Residents: Ponds brothers -- Box 1, Folder 37
Residents: Ueland -- Box 1, Folder 38
Residents: Van Tyle -- Box 1, Folder 39
Residents Info. -- Box 1, Folder 40
Residents and houses photos -- Box 1, Folder 41
Advertisements -- Box 2, Folder 1
Architects -- Box 2, Folder 2
Tea Exhibit: bibliography -- Box 2, Folder 3
Tea Exhibit: text -- Box 2, Folder 4
Lake Harriet School: clippings -- Box 2, Folder 5
Clippings: residents -- Box 2, Folder 6
Miscellaneous cards and pins -- Box 2, Folder 7
Exhibit: Dakota -- Box 2, Folder 8
Clippings -- Box 2, Folder 9
Exhibit grant forms -- Box 2, Folder 10
Exhibit grant forms -- Box 2, Folder 11
Exhibit brochures and posters -- Box 2, Folder 12
Correspondence and invoices -- Box 2, Folder 13
Maps -- Box 3, Folder 1
Real Estate -- Box 3, Folder 2
Schools: Fulton -- Box 3, Folder 3
Schools: Lake Harriet School -- Box 3, Folder 4
Schools: Lake Harriet School -- Box 3, Folder 5
Schools: Southwest High School -- Bin 3, Folder 6
Southwest Activities Committee -- Box 3, Folder 7
Sports: tobogganing and sledding -- Box 3, Folder 8
Streets and street improvements -- Box 3, Folder 9
Streetcars and waiting stations -- Box 3, Folder 10
Timetable -- Box 3, Folder 11
Yacht Club -- Box 3, Folder 12
Books, articles, misc. -- Box 3, Folder 13
Book: Memories of Linden Hills -- Box 3, Folder 14
Copies of photos -- Box 4, Folder 1
Notes on photos: students, identified -- Box 4, Folder 2
Photos -- Box 4, Folder 3
Photos: 44th Thomas Avenue to 45th -- Box 4, Folder 4
Photos -- Box 4, Folder 5
Harriet Herald, the Lake Harriet School newspaper clippings 1929-1930 -- Box 5
Schools -- Box 6, Folder 1
Misc. newspaper articles -- Box 6, Folder 2
Photos: Lake Harriet, 1990s -- Box 6, Folder 3
Lake Area news Series -- Box 6, Folder 4
Printing info. -- Box 6, Folder 5
Miscellaneous materials -- Box 6, Folder 6
Traffic -- Box 6, Folder 7
Street railway -- Box 6, Folder 8
Residents -- Box 6, Folder 9
Maps -- Box 6, Folder 10
Music -- Box 6, Folder 11
Parks -- Box 6, Folder 12
Real Estate -- Box 6, Folder 13
Linden Hills Business Association -- Box 6, Folder 14
Linden Hills Improvement Association -- Box 6, Folder 15
Library -- Box 6, Folder 16
Lake Harriet Commercial Club -- Box 6, Folder 17
Lake Harriet Business Men’s Association -- Box 6, Folder 18
Lake Harriet -- Box 6, Folder 19
Houses: Covell -- Box 6, Folder 20
Businesses -- Box 6, Folder 21
Churches -- Box 6, Folder 22
Crime -- Box 6, Folder 23
Misc. oversized photos -- Box 6, Folder 24
Oral history interview materials -- Box 7-10

List of oral history interviewees and media involved

Anderson, JaneDVD
Bayers, MaxDVD
Betts, GladysTranscript only
Boettcher, GordonCD/MP3 online
Boyer, ElizabethDVD
Carlson, MaxineDVD
Crimmins, InezCD/MP3 and DVD
Ebert, LloydDVD
Eckley, CharlotteCD/MP3 online
Fontaine, PaulCD/MP3 online
Goddard, WilliamDVD
Hawkinson, DonDVD
Johnson, BettyCD/MP3 online
Johnson, RobertCD/MP3 online
Kelly, NancyCD/MP3 online
Keyes, RobertCD/MP3 online
Loney, LoisCD/MP3 online
Ludcke, GeorgeCD/MP3 online
Morosco, BeatriceCD/MP3 online
Nyberg, JohnCD/MP3 online
Nyberg, WalterCD/MP3 online
Parsons, Dudley, Jr.CD/MP3 online
Perkins, BobDVD
Strong, HarlanDVD
Stutsman, RichardCD/MP3 online
Ueland, MargaretCD/MP3 and DVD
Vanderbilt, EleanorCD/MP3 online
Vanderbilt, MurielCD/MP3 online
Vaubel, CarolynDVD
Walter, FrancesDVD


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