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Collections Overview

 

Collections Brochure

50th Anniversary Collections Project

50 Years / 50 Artworks

 

Digital Publication

University of Minnesota Foundation

Online Gallery:
Art Through the Ages

The Tweed Museum at the University of Minnesota Duluth displays a rich collection of art made primarily by the Great Lakes Ojibwe and Eastern Woodlands people.

 

The Richard E. and Dorothy Rawlings Nelson Collection of American Indian Art at the Tweed Museum reflects the visual culture of the Anishinaabe people and provides historical context for the museum's expanding collection of contemporary American Indian works.

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Canadian Mountie

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police

The Potlatch Collection of Royal Canadian Mounted Police Illustrations

 

Northwest Paper of Cloquet, Minnesota, later known as Potlatch Paper, used the red-coated “Mountie” as an advertising symbol for its fine printing papers. Between 1931-1970, 16 artists produced over 400 images. Illustrations including classic western adventure, solemn wwii messages, and 1960s tv-land represent the Royal Canadian Mounted Police R.C.M.P. officer, steadfastly discharging his varied duties against the backdrop of the Canadian wilderness.

 

Mountie Information

 

Tweed Mountie Image Gallery

 

 


 

Museum Location

Tweed Museum of Art

University of Minnesota Duluth Campus

1201 Ordean Court

Duluth, MN 55812-2496

Info: 218-726-8222 or 218-726-6552

store: 218-726-6139

Email: tweed@d.umn.edu

 

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