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Harold Shaft Papers, 1934-1974

Collection Overview

Title: Harold Shaft Papers, 1934-1974

ID: OGLMC/1200

Extent: 3.0 Folders

Date Acquired: 10/11/1989

Languages: English [eng]


1899-1974; prominent Grand Forks attorney

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Harold Shaft Papers consists of photocopied material, including correspondence, newspaper clippings and memorials. The correspondence dates from 1934, 1974 and 1987. Included in the 1987 letter is a copy of Harold Shaft's resume. The majority of the newspaper clippings deal with the death of Harold and Corinne Shaft in 1974. The final folder consists of memorials to Harold Shaft from the North Dakota State Board of Higher Education, the Grand Forks School Board, the American Bar Association and the University of North Dakota.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections.

Acquisition Source: Bruce Gjovig, Grand Forks, North Dakota

Acquisition Method: Donation; Acc.#89-1683

Preferred Citation: (Description of Item). Harold Shaft Papers.  OGLMC 1200, Box #, Folder #.  Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota.

Finding Aid Revision History: Finding aid migrated to Archon in November 2013.

Box and Folder Listing

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Folder 1: Correspondence, 1934, 1974, 1987Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Newspaper Clippings, 1934, 1967, 1973, 1974Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Memorials, 1974Add to your cart.