Collin, Carl J.  Sermons and Personal Papers of Rev. Carl J. Collin, 1879-1903.

LCA Collection 27



Collin, Carl J.  Sermons and Personal Papers of Rev. Carl J. Collin, 1879-1903.  LCA Collection 27.  ½ Hollinger.


ABSTRACT:
The Rev. Carl Collin collection contains Collin’s diary, sermon books, and his father’s last testament.  Collin was born in Elmeboda, Småland, Sweden in 1857 and moved to the United States when he was 12 years old.  He studied at Gustavus Adolphus College, and was ordained as a pastor in 1882 after attending Augustana Seminary in Illinois.  Collin served in the Minnesota Conference within the Augustana Synod the entirety of his ministry.


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:
Collin, Carl J.  Sermons and Personal Papers of Rev. Carl J. Collin, 1879-1903. LCA Collection 27.  Gustavus Adolphus College, Lutheran Church Archives, St. Peter, Minnesota.


ACQUISITION:
Neal Larson donated this collection during June 1983.


PROCESSED BY:
Lacie Micek, student worker, processed this collection and developed the finding aid during November 2011.


SUBJECT HEADINGS:
Collin, Carl Johan, 1857-1936.
Augustana Evangelical Lutheran Church--Clergy.
Lutheran Church--Sermons.
Lutheran Church--Clergy.
Gustavus Adolphus College--Alumni.


LCA Collection 27

Box

Folder

Diary, 1879

1

1

Sermon book, 1895

1

2

Sermon book, 1895

1

3

Sermon book, 1900-03

1

4

Gustav Collin’s Last Testament, undated

1

5