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Gustav Andreen and family papers

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Identifier: MSS 4
Abstract Gustav Andreen was the fourth president of Augustana College as well as its longest-serving president, having held office from 1901 to 1935. Andreen was the first Augustana president to be born in the United States, to have graduated from Augustana, and to serve more than 30 years. Andreen was also responsible for creating an organized fundraising campaign to establish a college endowment. During his time at Augustana, Andreen created a formal geology department, raised over $1 million for the...
Dates: 1835-1964 and undated

Augustana College and Theological Seminary religious organizations collection

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Identifier: MSS 222
Abstract The Augustana College and Theological Seminary Religious Organizations collection documents several student religous organizations and Bible societies from the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Materials date from 1884 to 1937 and include meeting minutes and records for various religious organizations, including Augustana Theological Seminary groups, Augustana College Bible Societies, the Lutheran Brotherhood, the Luther League, and the Lutheran Student Association.
Dates: 1884-1937

Collection of Augustana College exhibition materials

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Identifier: MSS 200
Abstract The collection of Augustana College exhibition materials, 1869-1960 and undated, contains college records, promotional materials, programs, and other papers apparently collected for an exhibition relative to the history of Augustana College.
Dates: 1869-1960 and undated

Collection of Augustana College Office of Campus Ministries records

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Identifier: MSS 249a
Abstract The Augustana College Office of Campus Ministries is an administrative office that offers ecumenical programming and activities on the campus of Augustana College. Formed in 1983, the Office was named Campus Ministry and employed a campus pastor, Rev. Phil Schroeder, and a chaplain to Catholic students, Rev. Albert J. Bischoff. Campus Ministry was created to replace the Augustana Campus Church. The Collection of Augustana College Office of Campus Ministries records, 1975-2007 and undated, has...
Dates: 1975-2007

Tufve Nilsson Hasselquist papers

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Identifier: MSS 2
Abstract The Tufve Nilsson Hasselquist papers, 1840-1988 and undated, primarily documents the personal and professional life of the second president of Augustana College, Tufve Nilsson Hasselquist. Hasselquist was born in Sweden in 1816 and traveled to America in 1852. Before assuming the presidency of the college in 1863, Hasselquist was the president of the Augustana Synod, the editor of a Swedish-language newspaper, and a pastor. At Augustana College, Hasselquist oversaw many changes to the school...
Dates: 1840-1988 and undated

Erleen Lindeman scrapbook

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Identifier: MSS 198
Abstract Erleen “Lindy” Lindeman transferred to Augustana College in 1941 after completing her first two years at Bethany College. She graduated in 1943 with a degree in English. While at Augustana, she sang in the Augustana Choir and Handel Oratorio Society, participated in a number of religious organizations, athletic groups, and women's clubs, and was a member of the Kappa Tau sorority. The Erleen Lindeman scrapbook, 1941-1943, contains keepsakes and pictures from her time at Augustana. The...
Dates: 1941-1943

Olof Olsson family papers

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Identifier: MSS 3
Abstract The Olof Olsson Family Papers documents the personal and private life of the third President of Augustana College, Olof Olsson, and his family. Olof Olsson was born in Sweden in 1841. He and his wife, Anna Lisa Olsson, emigrated from Sweden to the United States in 1869. In 1876 Olof Olsson was offered a professorship at Augustana College and Theological Seminary, Rock Island, Illinois. In 1891, Olsson was unanimously elected to the Augustana College presidency, a position he held until his...
Dates: 1861-1943, 1993 and undated

Swanson family papers

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Identifier: MSS 391
Abstract This collection relates to various members of the Swanson family, whose patriarch, David Verner Swanson was a minister in the Augustana Lutheran Church. Several members of the Swanson family, including Verner, his sons Alan and Vernon, and Vernon's wife Audrey, attended Augustana College, and many of the materials in the collection relate to their experiences on campus. Most notably, Audrey, a member of Chi Omega Gamma, created a scrapbook documenting life at Augustana during Worl War II, and...
Dates: 1911-1995 and undated

John Thomas Tredway papers

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Identifier: MSS 7
Abstract John Thomas Tredway was the seventh president of Augustana College, serving from 1975 to 2003. The John Thomas Tredway papers, 1958-1991, comprise Tredway's official papers from the first 5-10 years of his presidency. Papers include correspondence, financial data, campus planning documents, enrollment statistics, and subject files.
Dates: 1958-1991

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Andreen, Gustav Albert, 1864-1940 2
Hasselquist, T.N. (Tufve Nilsson), 1816-1891 2
Olsson, Olof, 1841-1900 2
Albrecht, Esther Andreen, 1896-2001 1
Andreen family 1
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Andreen, Carl Oscar, 1906-1978 1
Andreen, Gustav Strand, 1901-1963 1
Andreen, Marion Albert, 1894-1941 1
Andreen, Paul Harold, 1891-1936 1
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.). Black Student Union 1
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.). Office of Campus Ministries 1
Augustana College and Theological Seminary (Rock Island, Ill.). Augustana Bible Class 1
Augustana College and Theological Seminary (Rock Island, Ill.). Berean Bible Society 1
Augustana College and Theological Seminary (Rock Island, Ill.). Committee on the Work in the Congregations 1
Augustana College and Theological Seminary (Rock Island, Ill.). Concordia Society 1
Augustana College and Theological Seminary (Rock Island, Ill.). Luther Bible Society 1
Augustana College and Theological Seminary (Rock Island, Ill.). Luther League 1
Augustana College and Theological Seminary (Rock Island, Ill.). Lutheran Brotherhood 1
Augustana College and Theological Seminary (Rock Island, Ill.). Lutheran Student Association 1
Augustana College and Theological Seminary (Rock Island, Ill.). Sola Fide Bible Society 1
Bergendoff, Conrad John Immanuel (1895-1997) 1
Beta Omega Sigma (Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.)) 1
College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin 1
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America 1
Farley, Ruth Laverne Sophia Swanson, 1918-2008 1
Hasselquist family 1
Hasselquist, Eva Helena Cervin 1
Hasselquist, Hanna 1
Lindeman, Erleen 1
Olsson family 1
Olsson, Anna Lisa 1
Olsson, Anna, 1866-1946 1
Olsson, Johannes Samuel "Hannes", 1877-1967 1
Olsson, Lydia, 1874-1958 1
Olsson, Maria, 1869-1934 1
Pi Upsilon Gamma (Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.)) 1
Schroeder, Philip 1
Sigma Kappa Tau (Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.)) 1
Swanson family 1
Swanson, Alan Benjamin, 1934-2016 1
Swanson, Audrey Josephine Lundahl, 1924-1996 1
Swanson, D. Verner (David Verner), 1890-1978 1
Swanson, Richard A. 1
Swanson, Vernon Emmanuel, 1922-1992 1
Tredway, John Thomas, 1935- 1
WVIK (Radio station : Rock Island, Ill.) 1
Warner, Robin "Tootie" Swanson 1
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