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District Court of Ramsey County, Minnesota, November 1957

 Item — Box: 3, Folder: 4

Scope and Contents

Ten page, single-sided, legal document copied for the distribution to several members of the Rondo Neighborhood.The footnote on the first page reads "In the matter of the condemnation of certain lands for trunk highway purposes". An excerpt from the document reads as follows:

To the respondents hereinabove named: You, and each of you, are hereby notified that on the 5th day of November, 1957, at 10:00 o'clock A.M., or as soon thereafter as counsel can be heard, in Court Room No. 1521, at the Court House at St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, the petitioner above named will present to said Court a petition now on file herein for the condemnation of certain lands for trunk highway purposes.

Below is a list of all respondents who received said document:

Abraham F. Simons; Catherine Cushing; County of Ramsey; Marcus Kellogg Mookerjee; Nels P. Larson; heirs of Mabel B. Kellog and Eleanor J. Burlingame; Marie L. Mookerjee; Eugene R. Moore; Frances A. Moore; Rose Greenman; heirs of Bennett Greenman; Thomas H. Caufield; Edwin I. Norsted; Robert L. Robbins; Dulcie Kees; Nanele Wells; Russell L. Smith; Harvey Smith; Charlotte Gothier; Aurelia Smith; Lloyd A. Smith; Marvel Smith; Laura Barron; Leslie H. Smith; Thomas D. Smith; and Joan Y. Smith.

Heirs of Emma M. Kees, Thomas L. Smith and Leslie Smith; Marvel Smith; Marion Smith; Earl Gothier; Dalborg Smith; Gaylen Barron; Geraldine Smith; Elizabeth Smith; Joseph H. Grenier; Arthur Marcelais; Eula C. Sheppard; Grace O'Mara; A. Jerome Hoffmann; Joesph M. Donahue; John W. Graff; Foster A. Brown; Phillip H. Grathwol; heirs of Albert A. Rene and Mary Rene; Eileen Donahue; Thelma N. Graff; Mary Jo Grathwol; John P. King; John M. Patton and Idele R. Patton (also known as Rosalyn I. Patton).

Michael H. Lertina; Evelyn E. Kelly (also known as Evelyn E. Robinson);Guinevere P. Kelly (also known as Guinevere P. Twiggs; John Wesley Kelly; John Robinson; William Twiggs; Sue Kelly; Alexander Thomas Perry; Edmonia Jones (formerly Edmonia Perry); Lawrence Stewart; Ruby Perry; Roland Jones; Barbara L. Fox (also known as Barbara L. Robsarte); Olga Milhaupt; Martha A. Monley; Emily Thorpe; Josephine Dean; and Carl H. Linhoff.

Margaret McNerney; Dorothy O'Rourke; Georgina Church; William J. Conter; heirs of Dorothy Conter; heirs of Margaret B. Conter; William Fox; Edgar T. Milhaupt; Elliot R. Thorpe; John J. Delvin; Edythe Linhoff; Charles D. McNerney; Frank O'Rourke; Phillip Church; Dorothy Conter; Clare Conter; Fouchia Sonion; Tessie Sonion; Jacob Silverman; Sarah Silverman; and Clara Combs Parker.


  • Event: November 1957

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From the Collection: 5.2 Linear Feet ((5 containers). Collection primarily contains the following: Three Bibles (c.1883-1940), two meeting minutes books (c. 1910), photographs in black and white as well as color (various dates). As well as handwritten and typed correspondence and personal admin. files. ) : Two letter-size, black, hollinger boxes and two, cream-colored clamshell boxes.

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English