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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

Omicron Delta Kappa records

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Identifier: MSS 276
Abstract

The Omicron Delta Kappa national leadership honor society was founded at Washington and Lee University in 1914. The Augustana College chapter of Omicron Delta Kappa, referred to as the Augustana “circle” by the society, was established in 1962 by eleven students and six faculty members. The Omicron Delta Kappa records, 1957-1976 and undated, includes booklets, meeting minutes, chapter and national correspondence, newspaper clippings, bulletins, and membership criteria.

Dates: 1957-1976 and undated

Omicron Sigma Omicron records

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Identifier: MSS 280
Abstract

The Omicron Sigma Omicron fraternity was founded at Augustana College in 1920. The original acronym for the Omicron Sigma Omicron fraternity was “Oso,” but it changed to “OZO” sometime in the 1960s. In December of 1980, the fraternity disbanded as it turned in its charter; it was re-established in 1983. The entirety of the Omicron Sigma Omicron records, 1969-2008, including a description of the collection's contents and container list, is restricted to active OZO members and alumni.

Dates: 1969-2008

Oral history interviews

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Identifier: MSS 291
Abstract Oral history interviews, 1980-2023 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...
Dates: 1980-2023 and undated

Oriole Chorus records

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Identifier: MSS 233
Abstract The Oriole Club (later the Oriole Chorus) was founded in 1915 by eighteen women students at Augustana College and Theological Seminary. The group stated its object as the "development and continuance of a ladies' chorus to promote instruction, sociability and entertainment of the members." The Oriole Chorus combined with the all-male Wennerberg Chorus to form the Augustana College Choir in 1931, although it continued to perform as a distinct group (later known as the Jenny Lind Chorus)...
Dates: 1915-1933

Oscar II document

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Identifier: MSS 192
Abstract

This collection consists of a document dated February 2, 1901, and signed by Oscar II, King of Sweden, granting Bishop Knut Henrik Gezelius von Schéele a three-month leave of absence from his duties in the Church of Sweden to visit Swedish Lutheran churches and colleges in the United States.

Dates: 1901

Palmquist family papers

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Identifier: MSS 392
Abstract

The Palmquist family papers, 1907-1983 and undated, includes postcards, class notebooks, correspondence and reproductions of photographs.The bulk of the materials in the collection focuses on Wilbur Palmquist, a minister and Augustana College alumnus. The Palmquist family owned a farm in Lawton, Iowa, and this is where Wilbur spent his time when he was not at Augustana College.

Dates: 1907-1983 and undated.

Collection of paper keepsakes

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Identifier: MSS 343
Abstract

The collection of paper keepsakes contains tickets, holiday cards, invitations, programs, party favors, and other ephemera. Materials have been split into Augustana- and non-Augustana-related keepsakes.

Dates: 1876-1994 and undated

Parents Club records

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Identifier: MSS 286
Abstract

The Augustana Parents Club was founded 9 December 1947 in La Grange Park, Illinois. The club functioned as a fundraising and event planning group for Augustana College. The Parent's Club records, 1951-1973, contains meeeting minutes, student coordinator records, and a scrapbook.

Dates: 1951-1973

Ross Paulson papers

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Identifier: MSS 144
Abstract Dr. Ross E. Paulson was a history professor at Augustana College from 1962 to 1995. He specialized in American and European intellectual history, historiography, and interdisciplinary studies. During his time spent on Augustana’s campus, Paulson was very involved with the school. He served on many campus and faculty committees that served to improve the school’s academic system, student life, and overall organizational structure. Paulson researched and studied many of the relevant topics of...
Dates: 1930-2002 and undated; Majority of material found within ( 1958-2001)

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Augustana College and Theological Seminary (Rock Island, Ill.) -- Students 66
College students -- Societies, etc. 59
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.) -- Students 53
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.) -- Faculty 47
Swedish Americans 28
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Women college students -- Illinois 27
Augustana College and Theological Seminary (Rock Island, Ill.) -- Alumni and alumnae 26
College students -- Social life and customs 26
Women -- Societies and clubs 25
College students -- Illinois -- History -- 20th century 22
Augustana College and Theological Seminary (Rock Island, Ill.) -- Faculty 21
Sweden -- Emigration and immigration 21
Greek letter societies 19
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.) -- Administration 16
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.) -- Societies, etc. 15
Music in universities and colleges -- Illinois -- Rock Island 15
Music -- Instruction and study 13
Swedish American Lutherans 12
Scrapbooks 11
Universities and colleges -- United States -- Religion 11
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.) -- History 10
College students -- Recreation 10
Families -- Illinois -- Rock Island County 10
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 10
Choral societies -- Illinois -- Rock Island 9
Education, Higher -- Religious aspects 9
Student notes 9
Universities and colleges -- Illinois 9
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.) -- Alumni and alumnae 8
Geology -- Study and teaching 8
Moline (Ill.) -- History 8
Rock Island (Ill.) -- History 8
World War, 1914-1918 8
World War, 1939-1945 8
Campus planning -- Illinois 7
Educational fund raising 7
Fund raising -- Illinois -- History -- 20th century 7
Rock Island County (Ill.) -- History 7
Science -- Study and teaching 7
Universities and colleges -- History 7
Athletics 6
College campuses -- Illinois 6
College sports -- Illinois -- Rock Island 6
College students, Black 6
German Americans -- History 6
Music -- Societies, etc. 6
Quad Cities (Ill. and Iowa) 6
Sheet music 6
Women -- Diaries 6
Diaries -- Women authors 5
Europe -- Description and travel 5
Germany -- Emigration and immigration 5
Hiking 5
Research notes 5
Rock Island (Ill.) -- Genealogy 5
Sweden -- Kings and rulers 5
Swedish language -- Study and teaching 5
Universities and colleges -- Illinois -- Administration 5
Academic librarians -- Illinois 4
African American student movements -- Illinois 4
Art -- Study and teaching 4
Church history -- Historiography 4
College students -- Illinois -- History -- 19th century 4
Debates and debating 4
Education, Higher -- Illinois -- History 4
Feminism -- United States 4
Fox Indians 4
Gender and society 4
Historic sites -- Illinois -- Rock Island 4
Oral history 4
Racism 4
Rock Island (Ill.) 4
Rock Island County (Ill.) -- Genealogy 4
Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa 4
Sauk Indians 4
Universities and colleges -- Illinois -- Finance 4
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
Building 3
Church work with students 3
College musicals 3
College sports for women -- Illinois -- Rock Island 3
College student orientation -- Handbooks, manuals, etc. 3
Colorado -- Description and travel 3
Davenport (Iowa) -- History 3
Dry-goods -- Accounting 3
Farm life 3
Funeral sermons -- Illinois 3
Galesburg (Ill.) -- History 3
Geology -- United States -- Societies, etc. 3
History -- Study and teaching 3
Indians of North America 3
Intramural sports -- Illinois -- Rock Island 3
Inventors -- United States 3
Kings and rulers -- Sweden 3
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Language
English 339
Multiple languages 72
Swedish 3
French 1
Spanish; Castilian 1
 
Names
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
Augustana Historical Society 4
Boaden, Ann 4
Brodahl, Betsey 4
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 4
Paulson, Ross Evans 4
Veld, Henry 4
Anderson, Richard C. (Richard Charles), 1930-2009 3
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
Bahls, Steven C. 3
Black Hawk, Sauk chief, 1767-1838 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
Sorensen, C.W. (Clarence Woodrow), 1907-1982 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
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 Omega Phi (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
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
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