Swenson, Victor and Evodia (Olson). Missionary Related Correspondence and Photographs, 1902-1971.

LCA Collection 25



Swenson, Victor and Evodia (Olson).  Missionary Related Correspondence and Photographs, 1902-1971.  LCA Collection 25.  1 ½ Hollinger Boxes.

ABSTRACT:
The Missionary Related Correspondence and Photographs collection consists primarily of letters sent among Victor and Evodia Swenson, George and Ebba Campbell, and Carl G. Olson along with a few others.  These individuals shared letters, photographs documenting their missionary work, and cards to celebrate special occasions while visiting China and Taiwan.  Included is some correspondence from before Evodia’s missionary work, along with booklets and postcards from missionary events, and slides depicting the Campbell and Olson families.


RESTRICTIONS:
There are no restrictions on use of this collection for research purposes. The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply. Researchers must use collection in accordance with the policies of the Lutheran Church Archives, the Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library, and Gustavus Adolphus College.

COLLECTION CITATION:
Swenson, Victor and Evodia (Olson).  Missionary Related Correspondence and Photographs, 1902-1971. LCA Collection 25.  Gustavus Adolphus College, Lutheran Church Archives, St. Peter, Minnesota.

ACQUISITION:
Ebba Larson Campbell donated this collection.

PROCESSED BY:
Lacie Micek (student worker) processed this collection and developed the finding aid during October 2011.

SUBJECT HEADINGS:
Missionaries -- China.
Missionaries -- Taiwan.
Olson, Carl G. -- Correspondence.
Swenson, Victor -- Correspondence.
Swenson, Evodia -- Correspondence.



LCA Collection 25

Box

Folder

Booklets and Postcards, 1932 and undated

1

1

Correspondence from Evodia Swenson to Carl G. Olson, 1919-36 and undated

1

2

Correspondence from Evodia Swenson to David Campbell, 1936-39

1

3

Correspondence from Evodia Swenson to Herman Olson, 1915-26

1

4

Correspondence from Evodia Swenson to Luther Olson, 1915

1

5

Correspondence from Evodia Swenson to Ruth Campbell, 1928-31

1

6

Correspondence from Mary Ann Swenson to Ebba and George Campbell, 1948 and undated

1

7

Correspondence from Ruth Campbell, 1931-33

1

8

Correspondence from Various Individuals, A-J, 1902-13

1

16

Correspondence from Various Individuals, K-Z, 1902-13 and 1965

1

17

Correspondence from Victor and Evodia Swenson to Ebba Olson (Campbell), 1913-15

1

9

Correspondence from Victor and Evodia Swenson to Ebba Olson (Campbell), 1916-19

1

10

Correspondence from Victor and Evodia Swenson to Ebba and George Campbell, 1920-25

1

11

Correspondence from Victor and Evodia Swenson to Ebba and George Campbell, 1926-1940

1

12

Correspondence from Victor and Evodia Swenson to Ebba and George Campbell, 1941-1952

1

13

Correspondence from Victor and Evodia Swenson to Ebba and George Campbell, 1953-65

1

14

Correspondence, unidentified, undated

1

15

Correspondence, Photocopies, 1926-39

2

1

Newsletter, “Honan Glimpses,” 1923-27

2

2

Photographs sent from Victor and Evodia  Swenson to Carl G. Olson, undated

2

3

Photographs of Victor and Evodia Swenson, Missionaries to China, 1928-31 and undated

2

4

Reports and Correspondence from China, Victor and Evodia Swenson, 1947-48 and undated

2

5

Slides, 1963-71 and undated

2

6

Songs and Poems, Victor and Evodia Swenson, 1947-52 and undated

2

7