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Papers of a Norwegian-born Lutheran clergyman: correspondence, school notebooks, and a manuscript (44 p.) of his translation (portions of Joh. Ludwig Hartmann's (1640-84), "Evangelisk Troesgrund," from German to Norwegian.Content:Mikel Holseth…

"The Wangensteen Family: Saga and Geneaology 1654-1920."

"The Santal Mission in America, and the Visit of Skrefsrud in 1894-95," is a translation of a chapter of a Norwegian scholar's doctoral dissertation on the history of the Santal Mission. The Santal Mission was organized by Lars Skrefsrud and [?]…

"The Life of Otto Adelsten Øfjord: An Autobiography" by Otto Øjord. Otto was immmigrated to the United States from Bergen in 1947. 

Article about (Ole) Magnus Jemne, his ancestors and descendents, focusing especially on the Jemne Building in downtown St. Paul, Minnesota. Jemne was born on the Silset farm, Gjemnes kommune, More og Romsdal fylke, March 31, 1 882. He immigrated to…

Finding aid to the Aaker family papers, 1833-1958
Papers of Knud Saavesen Aaker (1797-1873) and his descendants: articles, correspondence, Civil War letters, notebooks, scrapbooks, albums, clippings, family histories, charts, and a diary. Includes letters from B.J. Muus, G. Hoyme, and Knute Finseth.

"Ella's Journal: An unsuspected Legacy" by Judy Aaker, 2012. Includes original journal and transcription of Ella Henning, a resident of Goodhue County, Minnesota, on her travels out west in June of 1903 with her brother Louis (Lars) and bride Jenney…

Familien Aalholm i Amerika by O.A. Aalhom, includes 2 letters.

Includes a release document issued to Aanaas and his family upon their departure for America from Telemark, Norway. Emigration paper (May 11, 1848). (Nedre Thelemarkens Fogedcontoir ved Skien) to paper issued/Aanaas and his family.See Naeseth's…

Contains The life, pp. 4-25. Embroideries, pp. 26-61 (flags, banners, domestic textiles, garments). Weavings, pp. 62-89 (animal kingdom, eider ducks, Nisser, Hiawatha). Bibliography, pp. 92-98. Appendices, pp. 99-109 (selected memorabilia and…
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