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Richard Anderson papers

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Identifier: MSS 345
Overview Richard "Doc" Anderson was born April 22, 1930, in Moline, Illinois. He graduated from Augustana College in 1952 after studying under Frytiof Fryxell and R.W. Edmund. He received his doctorate from the University of Chicago in 1955 under the guidance of Leland Horberg, another Augustana alumnus. Anderson served on the faculty of Augustana from 1957 to 1996, where he profoundly influenced several generations of students and faculty members. Anderson was the first person to hold the Fritiof...

Gustav Andreen and family papers

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Identifier: MSS 4
Overview 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...

Anniversaries and celebrations collection

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Identifier: MSS 179
Overview The Anniversaries and celebrations collection, 1882-2011 and undated, contains materials related to various anniversary events and commemorations involving the Augustana College community, including events both directly and indirectly related to the college. The collection represents the following events: The 400th Anniversary of Martin Luther’s Birth, 1883, The Jubilee celebrating the 1593 Uppsala Synod, 1893, The Augustana College 50th Anniversary Jubilee, 1910, The Augustana College 75th...

Asian Student Organization records

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Identifier: MSS 220
Overview The Asian Student Organization is an Augustana College student group. Founded in 1995, the purpose of the group is to promote interest in Asian culture among students. The Asian Student Organization records, 1990s-2008 and undated, consists of one undated color photograph of group members, one 2006-2007 school year scrapbook with photographs of club events, and one photograph album from the 1990s containing candid snapshots of group events.

Association of Lutheran College Faculties records

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Identifier: MSS 312
Overview The Association of Lutheran Faculties is an organization composed of faculty members of Lutheran colleges in the United States and Canada. Membership, though, is not limited to faculty of Lutheran institutions, the group is also open to Lutheran faculty members of non-Lutheran institutions. The purpose of this Association is to bring together the faculty members of institutions of higher learning in an effort to provide Christian fellowship and an outlet for discussion of issues relating to...

Astronomy notebook

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Identifier: MSS 372
Overview The astronomy notebook, circa 1880s, contains definitions of astronomical and other scientific terminology, mathematical equations, longitudinal and latitudinal coordinates, drawings, figures, triangulations, word problems, and other notes, presumably produced in an astronomy class at Augustana College. Nothing is known about its provenance.

Augustana Art Association records

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Identifier: MSS 202
Overview The Augustana Art Association was founded 26 October 1927 at an evening meeting of art enthusiasts in the home of Gustav Andreen, then president of Augustana College. The founders included Andreen, his wife, and Alma Johnson, an instructor in the art department. The group's purpose, as stated in its constitution, was "to promote art education and aesthetic appreciation by means of exhibits and lectures, and to collect works of art for the beautification of Augustana and for a permanent art...

Augustana Association of Educational Office Professionals records

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Identifier: MSS 285
Overview The Augustana College Association of Educational Office Personnel is a group for clerical and technical personnel on campus. The group acts as the liaison between the administration and office personnel on campus. The AAEOP provides opportunities for office personnel to get to know each other and the campus, and encourages training and continuing education. Membership is limited to hourly Augustana office personnel, but para-professionals and personnel employed by the college or by an...

Augustana Business College and School of Phonography records

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Identifier: MSS 36
Overview The Augustana Business College was established in 1888 in order to instruct students in the particulars of starting and running a business. Students took courses in typing, shorthand, finances, business law, business writing, mathematics, and business correspondence, among others. The college was eventually renamed the Commercial Department. The School of Phonography and Typewriting was established to train students to be stenographers and secretaries. They took many of the same courses as...

Augustana College academic papers and theses

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Identifier: MSS 240
Overview The Augustana College academic papers and theses, 1877-2018 and undated, was assembled by Special Collections staff for the purpose of keeping academic and scholarly works by Augustana faculty and students together. The collection contains academic papers, master's theses, sermons, speeches, undergraduate papers submitted for academic credit, prize winning papers, and proceedings of the annual Celebration of Learning.

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Augustana College and Theological Seminary (Rock Island, Ill.) -- Students 62
College students -- Societies, etc. 57
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.) -- Students 48
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Swedish Americans 28
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Women college students -- Illinois 27
Women -- Societies and clubs 25
College students -- Social life and customs 24
Augustana College and Theological Seminary (Rock Island, Ill.) -- Alumni and alumnae 22
Sweden -- Emigration and immigration 21
College students -- Illinois -- History -- 20th century 20
Augustana College and Theological Seminary (Rock Island, Ill.) -- Faculty 19
Greek letter societies 18
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.) -- Administration 13
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.) -- Societies, etc. 13
Music -- Instruction and study 13
Music in universities and colleges -- Illinois -- Rock Island 12
Scrapbooks 11
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.) -- History 10
Families -- Illinois -- Rock Island County 10
Swedish American Lutherans 10
Choral societies -- Illinois -- Rock Island 9
College students -- Recreation 9
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 9
Universities and colleges -- United States -- Religion 9
Rock Island (Ill.) -- History 8
Student notes 8
Education, Higher -- Religious aspects 7
Geology -- Study and teaching 7
Moline (Ill.) -- History 7
Universities and colleges -- Illinois 7
World War, 1914-1918 7
World War, 1939-1945 7
College sports -- Illinois -- Rock Island 6
Fund raising -- Illinois -- History -- 20th century 6
German Americans -- History 6
Rock Island County (Ill.) -- History 6
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Women -- Diaries 6
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Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.) -- Alumni and alumnae 5
Campus planning -- Illinois 5
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Quad Cities (Ill. and Iowa) 5
Research notes 5
Rock Island (Ill.) -- Genealogy 5
Sheet music 5
Sweden -- Kings and rulers 5
Swedish language -- Study and teaching 5
Universities and colleges -- History 5
Academic librarians -- Illinois 4
Art -- Study and teaching 4
College students -- Illinois -- History -- 19th century 4
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Feminism -- United States 4
Fox Indians 4
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Rock Island County (Ill.) -- Genealogy 4
Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa 4
Sauk Indians 4
African American student movements -- Illinois 3
Antisemitism 3
Art -- Exhibitions 3
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.) -- Anniversaries, etc. 3
Augustana College and Theological Seminary (Rock Island, Ill.) -- Basketball 3
Autograph albums 3
Baseball 3
Black Hawk War, 1832 3
Church history -- Historiography 3
Church work with students 3
College campuses -- Illinois 3
College sports for women -- Illinois -- Rock Island 3
Colorado -- Description and travel 3
Davenport (Iowa) -- History 3
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Love-letters 3
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Men's choral societies -- Illinois -- Rock Island 3
Prohibition 3
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Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.) 15
Andreen, Gustav Albert, 1864-1940 8
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America 8
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.). Choir 7
Fryxell, Fritiof, 1900-1986 7
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Black Hawk Hiking Club 6
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.). Black Student Union 5
Bergendoff, Conrad John Immanuel (1895-1997) 5
Evangelical Lutheran Augustana Synod of North America 5
Hauberg, John H. (John Henry), 1869-1955 5
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.). Alumni Association 4
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.). Thomas Tredway Library 4
Boaden, Ann 4
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 4
Paulson, Ross Evans 4
Veld, Henry 4
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.). Band 3
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.). Department of History 3
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.). Women's Athletic Association 3
Augustana Historical Society 3
Bahls, Steven C. 3
Black Hawk, Sauk chief, 1767-1838 3
Brodahl, Betsey 3
Chicago, Rock Island, and Pacific Railroad Company (1866-1880) 3
Davenport, George, 1783-1845 3
Denkmann, Anna Catherine Bloedel 3
Denkmann, Frederick Carl August 3
Esbjörn family 3
Esbjörn, L.P. (Lars Paul), 1808-1870 3
Farnham, Russell, 1784-1823 3
Fryxell, Roald, 1934-1974 3
Handel Oratorio Society 3
Hasselquist, T.N. (Tufve Nilsson), 1816-1891 3
National Organization for Women. Quad Cities Chapter 3
Olsson, Olof, 1841-1900 3
Page, Fay Hauberg 3
Peterson, Melbert 3
Sigma Kappa Tau (Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.)) 3
Tredway, John Thomas, 1935- 3
Albrecht, Esther Andreen, 1896-2001 2
Allied Powers (1919-) 2
Alpha Phi Omega. Lambda Rho Chapter (Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.)) 2
Alpha Psi Omega. Alpha Omega chapter (Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.)) 2
Anderson, Netta C. Bartholomew, 1873-1960 2
Anderson, Richard C. (Richard Charles), 1930-2009 2
Augustana Book Concern (Rock Island, Ill. : 1903-1962) 2
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.). Augustana Writers' Club 2
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.). Department of Art 2
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.). Department of Theatre 2
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.). Department of Women's and Gender Studies 2
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.). Latinx Unidos 2
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.). Office of Advancement 2
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.). Roosevelt Outing Club 2
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.). Student Government Association 2
Augustana College and Theological Seminary (Rock Island, Ill.). Augustana Male Quartet 2
Augustana College and Theological Seminary (Rock Island, Ill.). Business College 2
Augustana College and Theological Seminary (Rock Island, Ill.). Conservatory of Music 2
Augustana College and Theological Seminary (Rock Island, Ill.). Runic Honor Society 2
Augustana College and Theological Seminary (Rock Island, Ill.). Wennerberg Chorus 2
Bartholomew family 2
Bartholomew, E.F. (Edward Fry), 1846-1946 2
Beta Omega Sigma (Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.)) 2
Cervin & Horn Architects (Firm) 2
College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin 2
Denkmann family 2
Esbjörn, Constantin Magnus, 1858-1911 2
Forsyth, Thomas, 1771-1833 2
Foss, C.W. (Claude William), 1855-1935 2
Glynn, Herbert L. 2
Hasselquist, Eva Helena Cervin 2
Hasselquist, Hanna 2
Hauberg family 2
Hauberg, Anna Margaret Frels 2
Hauberg, John H. (John Henry), 1916-2002 2
Hauberg, Marx D., b. 1837 2
Hauberg, Susanne Christine Denkmann, 1872-1942 2
Jackson, Tom 2
Jones, L.E. 2
Kappa Epsilon Nu (Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.)) 2
Keokuk, Sauk chief, 1780?-1848 2
Kilbourn, Edward 2
Nystul, Ingeborg, 1880-1972 2
Phi Beta Kappa. Zeta of Illinois Chapter (Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.)) 2
Phi Rho (Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.)) 2
Pi Upsilon Gamma (Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.)) 2
Quad City Symphony 2
Rho Nu Delta (Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.)) 2
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 2
Sigma Pi Delta (Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.)) 2
Sorensen, C.W. (Clarence Woodrow), 1907-1982 2
Stahl, Dick 2
Stahl, Helen 2
Sweeney, Catherine Denkmann Hauberg, 1914-1995 2
Udden, Johan August, 1859-1932 2
United States Food Administration 2
United States. Naval Reserve 2
United States. War Production Board 2
United Sunday School Boys Band 2
WVIK (Radio station : Rock Island, Ill.) 2
Wald, Arthur Anderson 2
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