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Identifier: MSS 47
Overview Augustana College’s WVIK is the campus public radio station. Originally only available on Augustana College's campus, it was later expanded to broadcast to the Quad Cities and surrounding community. Materials in this collection include listening guides, program guides, Top 40 lists, news clippings, brochures, surveys, advertisements, and tenth anniversary materials (brochures, news clippings, and announcements) as well as recorded programs from Rock Island Lines segment.
Identifier: MSS 303
Overview The Black Hawk Hiking Club Records, 1918-2004 and undated, contain meeting minutes, membership records, bulletins, scrapbooks, slides, and miscellaneous newspaper clippings and photographs. The Black Hawk Hiking Club was formed in 1920 as the Black Hawk Prairie Club, whose purpose was to promote outdoor recreation in the form of walks, outings, camping, and canoeing. With the election of John H. Hauberg as the club’s first president, the name was changed to the Black Hawk Hiking Club in 1923 at...
Identifier: MSS 400
Overview Discrete oversize items, circa 15th century-2016 and undated, contains oversize flat items, rolled items, and framed items primarily relating to Augustana College and local history. Materials include maps, posters, book and manuscript pages, newsclippings, subject files, portraits, photographs, art prints, building sketches, and advertisements. The items in this collection were collected by Special Collections staff over a period of several decades. Materials largely relate to Augustana College...
Identifier: MSS 295
Overview Students in Augustana College professor Lendol Calder’s spring 2004 history seminar interviewed Quad Cities residents about the 1980s economic recession. The recession negatively impacted the farming industry, affecting the large local economy that was based on farm machinery manufacturing. The “Last One Out of the Quad Cities, Turn Out the Lights” radio drama collection, 2004, includes interview transcripts and audiocassette recordings of interviews.
Identifier: MSS 409
Overview Latinx Unidos (LU) is a student organization at Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois. The group attempts to both celebrate and educate the campus about Latinx and Hispanic culture and issues. LU is also actively involved in the local Quad Cities community. The Latinx Unidos records, 2015-2017, includes photographs and signs from a student protest in October 2016, event flyers, member lists, and photographs of group members at various events.
Identifier: MSS 385
Overview The Augustana College Special Collections local history collection was compiled over the course of several decades by Special Collections staff. These materials, primarily ephemeral in nature, document the history of the Quad Cities, Illinois, Iowa, and the surrounding states. Particular attention is paid to local businesses and organizations, and the materials predominantly date from the late 19th century to the mid-twentieth century, although more recent documents can often be found in the...
Identifier: MSS 291
Overview Oral history interviews, 1980-2014 and undated, contains recordings and transcripts from several oral history projects conducted by or in conjunction with Augustana College. Many of these projects were conducted by students for HIST369, Oral History and Testimonio, from 2008 to 2014. Interview topics include Latino leadership in the Quad Cities, World War II in the Quad Cities, remembrances of the September 11th terrorist attacks, Augustana College history, recollections of Augustana College...
Identifier: MSS 318
Overview The Quad City Symphony Orchestra held its first concert on May 19, 1916 at the Burtis Opera House in Davenport, Iowa. At the time, the orchestra was known as the Tri-City Symphony Orchestra, and had a conductor, 60 musicians, and two soloists. The group changed its name to the Quad City Symphony in 1985. Materials in the collection include bound programs, a published history of the orchestra, news clippings, press releases, promotional materials, scrapbooks, and secretary’s minutes and reports.
Identifier: MSS 298
Overview The Augustana College Special Collections realia collection, 1856-2013 and undated (bulk 1900-2005), contains artifacts (also known as realia) related to Augustana College, the Quad Cities of Iowa and Illinois, and other subjects. Materials include souvenirs, keepsakes, memorabilia, and other objects, including buttons and pins, trophies, stickers, clothing, coins, banners and signage, stamps, medals, drinkware, and flags.
- Subject: Quad Cities (Ill. and Iowa) X
- Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.) 4
- Andreen, Gustav Albert, 1864-1940 1
- Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.). Latinx Unidos 1
- Bergendoff, Conrad John Immanuel (1895-1997) 1
- Black Hawk Hiking Club 1
- Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925 1
- Burkhart, Oliver M., 1896-1990 1
- Cervin & Horn Architects (Firm) 1
- Davenport, George, 1783-1845 1
- Deere & Company 1
- Denkmann family 1
- Denkmann, Anna Catherine Bloedel 1
- Denkmann, Frederick Carl August 1
- Dewitt, Laelina 1
- Elks (Fraternal order) 1
- Hasselquist, T.N. (Tufve Nilsson), 1816-1891 1
- Hauberg family 1
- Hauberg, John H. (John Henry), 1869-1955 1
- International Harvester Company of America 1
- Johnson, Mykea 1
- Keokuk, Sauk chief, 1780?-1848 1
- King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 1
- Koerber, Agnes J. 1
- Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 1
- McKinley, William, 1843-1901 1
- Moline Plow Company, Inc. 1
- Morton, Robert, 1919-1989 1
- Morton, Virginia, 1919-2015 1
- National Organization for Women. Quad Cities Chapter 1
- Olsson, Olof, 1841-1900 1
- Page, Fay Hauberg 1
- Peterson, Melbert 1
- Quad City Symphony 1
- WVIK (Radio station : Rock Island, Ill.) 1
- Weyerhaeuser family 1
- Woman's Christian Temperance Union 1
- Wooten, Don 1 ∧ less