Marvin R. Anderson

Dublin Core

Title

Marvin R. Anderson

Subject

Photographs, Correspondence, Documents, Miscellanea

Description

A wide assortment of both personal and community-related paraphernalia dating through the latter half of the twentieth century, including photographs, correspondence, documents and considerably unique miscellanea.

Date

1948-1990

Contributor

Anderson, Marvin R.

Items in the Marvin R. Anderson Collection

Telegram from Marvin Anderson to his family

519P CST DEC 25 61 MA136
AA133 A LLB378 GTG PD ATLANTA GA 25 556P EST
MR & MRS L A ANDERSON & FAMILY
1593 EAST COUNTY RD B STPAUL MINN

WISHING EACH OF YOU A VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS. THANK YOU FOR WHAT YOU DID TO MAKE MY LONELINESS BARABLE [sic] MY…

Telegram from St. James AME Church to Marvin Anderson

1145P EST JUN 4 62 AB079 MA619
M SPD289 CGN NL PD ST PAUL MINN 4
MARVIN ANDERSON

MOOREHOUSE [sic] COLLEGE UNIT 5 ATLA

WARM CONGRATULATIONS AND ALL GOOD WISHES ON THIS VERY GLAD OCCASION THAT MEANS SO MUCH TO YOU MAY THE FUTURE BRING YOU ONLY…

Marvin Anderson's first car, a 1954 Chevy Coupe
A photograph of Marvin Anderson's first car, a used 1954 Chevy Coupe.

Marvin Anderson's first paycheck stub

Whirlpool CORPORATIONST. PAUL DIVISION850 ARCADE STREET | ST. PAUL 6, MINNESOTAJune, 20, 19581996 Marvin R. Anderson 1STATEMENT OF EARNINGS AND PAYROLL DEDUCTIONSPERIOD ENDING: JUN 13 '58HOURS: 19.50EARNINGS: REGULAR: 39.95GROSS PAY:…

"The Luxurious Holiday Lounge on Northern Pacific Mainstreeter"

The lounge section of the luxurious Holiday Lounge car on Northern Pacific's transcontinental Mainstreeter seats 32 persons. Magazines and newspapers, writing desk, radio and tables for cards are for the enjoyment of all passengers. At the opposite…

Duncan Yo-Yo championship cap
Marvin Anderson won this red and white striped cap when he competed in a Duncan Yo-Yo contest.

Rondo children visit a farm in Cherry Grove, MN

IN THE LATE 1940S and into the 1950s, the Minnesota Council of Churches and a group called the Committee on Race Relations sponsored a program that sent city kids to the countryside to experience a taste of farm life.  A good many of the city kids…

Used car guarantee

This is to certify that Ora Lee Anderson, 989 Rondo, St. Paul purchased a 1952 Chevy Coupe 4F1028. The automobile covered by this warranty is guaranteed by the dealer for the exclusive benefit of the purchaser for a period of twelve (12) months from…

Automobile repair receipt

Ecklen Radio Co. Name: Marvin Anderson Date: 6/17/58 Address: 989 Rondo City: St. Paul, Minn Make: Chevy Model: 986515 Complaint or Service Needed: [?] Blows fuses Service Performed: Locate trouble vibrator shorted replaced peak unit check operation…

Advert for Rangh Court

The Twin City Negro Development Co., Inc. invites the public to inspect their first cooperative housing project at 989-995 Rondo St. at Chatsworth. It will be open for inspection today starting at 2:00 P. M.This unusual modern group of buildings was…