Document describing a manuscript collection containing a scrapbook, photographs, maps, and printed material documenting activities of a northeastern Minnesota railroad company specializing in hauling iron ore.
Document describing a manuscript colletion documenting the career of an iron mining operations researcher and administrator who spent most of his career with Pickands Mather & Co. and at Erie Mining Company (Minnesota).
Two Iron Range women, Veda Ponikvar and Mrs. Lou Novak, recall working in the iron mines during World War II. Information from this oral history was later used and appeared in the article: Hemphill, Stephanie. “Women in the Mines,” Minnesota...
Chisholm, MN; Iron mining; Wars; Depressions; Social values; Country life; Fires; Disasters; Consumer rationing; Women; Emigration & immigration;