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Data concerning Georg Under Vetlesen, a Norwegian-born engineer and shipbuilder who came to the United States in 1916.

"Minner Langs Livsvien," brief sketches written by Ole O. Sande, a native of Vik, Helgeland, who emigrated in 1902, settling in the Thief River Falls, Minnesota, area. Includes program for cornerstone laying festival at the Norwegian Christian Home…

The story of Jens Martinius Olson's early life as told to a grandchild by an emigrant from Porsgrunn, who came to the United States in 1888. He sailed on the Great Lakes for a time.

Photocopies of student art exhibits of Norheim Art Studio, a private studio established in Brooklyn, New York, by Thorn Norheim. Includes paintings by Bernhard O. Wahl.

Data concerning the activities of Harriet Nordhagen, a native of Drammen, Norway, who came to Chicago in the mid-1920s and became involved in the affairs of a Norwegian colony in Chicago.

Pamphlet titled "Legend of Life," which presents a historical survey of the first 25 years of the far-reaching accomplishments of a California hospital society that had its origin in the cooperative efforts of the Lutheran brotherhoods in the area…

BOX 1Folder 1: (no information)Folders 2-8: Miscellaneous topics on migration. Includes immigration and historiography articles; immigrants and industry; article by W.B. Bailey, "The Bird of Passage" (1912); immigrants and ethnic organizations;…

A compilation of reminiscences, letters, historical sketches, speeches, and genealogical charts concerning related families who settled in Ottertail County, Minnesota, in the 1870s. The history was compiled by David Haugen, a grandson of Christian…

"One of the Least," a 32-page biography of Ragna Dahle, a Norwegian-American woman from Aitkin, Minnesota, who became a Lutheran missionary teacher at Manasoa, Madagascar. Astrid Awes, the author and Dahle's sister, used the missionary's diary as a…

"Memoirs of a Norwegian Emigrant," by Art Brunstad, a Norwegian-American chemist.
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