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Luella Hallberg papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 370

Scope and Contents

The Luella Hallberg papers contain a packet from Augustana College’s 1995 alumni weekend; a spring 1995 newsletter updating alumni on the activities of various members of the class of 1940 and their family members, including a transcript of a letter from Jim Yolton describing his work as a field geologist at an oil field camp in the Middle East; letters from Augustana College alumni, 1995-1996; and material, 1994, apparently taken from a scrapbook, including letters from Augustana College alumni and photographs of the class of 1940, Don and Jerry Bohman and family, Cassie and Jim Yolton, and Sheldon and Betty Peterson and family.

Dates

  • 1994-1996

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on the use of this collection.

Conditions Governing Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from Augustana College Special Collections and the copyright holder.

Historical Note

Luella Hallberg, Augustana College class of 1940, served as class representative and author of the alumni newsletter. Her graduating class was known as the first “War Years” class; many members served in the armed forces, including Luella herself as a United States Navy Reserve Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service (USNR WAVES) member.

Extent

0.2 Cubic Feet (/ 1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Luella Hallberg, Augustana College class of 1940, served as class representative and author of the alumni newsletter. The Luella Hallberg papers contains a packet from Augustana College’s 1995 alumni weekend; a spring 1995 alumni newsletter; letters from Augustana College alumni, 1995-1996; and material, 1994, apparently taken from a scrapbook.

Arrangement

Letters from Augustana College alumni are arranged chronologically.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Immediate source of acquisition unknown.

Processing Information

Processed by Samantha Crisp, June 2014.

Title
Luella Hallberg papers, 1994-1996.
Status
In Progress
Author
Atticus Garrison
Date
August 2015
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
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Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Augustana College Special Collections Repository

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