World War I Victory Newspaper

Armistice Day, November 11, 1918, announcement of the end of World War I from The Duluth News Tribune, page 1.

Morrison County Historical Society member Mary Palmquist recently brought in this Armistice Day issue of The Duluth News Tribune to share with us. We snapped a few photos to share it with you. The date is November 11, 1918, the end of World War I. This newspaper belonged to Mary’s…

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“Manuscripts & Wine” – MCHS Annual Program

Climate disasters, fires, war, political conflicts, and neglect put manuscripts in danger of destruction. Manuscripts are books or documents that are written by hand, so each one is unique. Because of their rarity and historic value, manuscripts can also be targets for theft and illegal export. Once a manuscript is…

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Interview with Keith Manbeck

Retired professor of History from St. Cloud State University, Bill Morgan, interviewed World War II Veteran Keith Manbeck at our site on March 21, 2018. In his interview, Manbeck discusses his early life in Little Falls, his experiences as a bugler during the war, and much more. The full interview…

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