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Joseph T. Mengel, Jr. Collection: Getting Started

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Mailing Address:
Jim Dan Hill Library Special Collections
University of Wisconsin-Superior
Belknap and Catlin
P.O. Box 2000, Superior, WI 54880

Email: archives@uwsuper.edu
Location: 907 N 19th St
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The Joseph T. Mengel, Jr. Collection

Use this online finding aid to:

  • Learn about the contents of the Joseph T. Mengel, Jr. Collection at the UW-Superior Special Collections. Areas of interest include:
    • WWI correspondence and photographs from Joseph Torbitt Mengel, Sr.
    • Collected information on Mengel's extended family, including the Vonneguts
    • Research materials, raw data, and professional papers from Mengel's long career as a geologist in the western Lake Superior region
  • Contact the archivist for more information about this collection

Photograph from the WWI papers of Joseph Torbitt Mengel, Sr.

Collection Information

Reference Code: 2010.002 WSU US

Repository: University of Wisconsin-Superior, Jim Dan Hill Library
Superior, WI

Date: 1871 - 2007

Extent: 11 linear feet

Creators: Mengel Family

Conditions Governing Access: The collection is open for research use.

Languages and Scripts: English