Gustavus Adolphus College Missionary Society and Missionsföreningen.  Collection, 1891-1946.

GACA Collection 46



Gustavus Adolphus College Missionary Society and Missionsföreningen.  Collection, 1891-1946.  GACA Collection 46.  1 ½ Hollinger boxes.


ABSTRACT:

The Gustavus Adolphus College Missionary Society and Missionsföreningen collection consists of minutes, financial records, membership lists, constitutions, and program materials for these organizations.  The Missionary Society’s membership consisted of students, faculty, and members of the public.  The organization collected funds to purchase missionary literature and help fund missions.  Furloughed missionaries often attended the group’s gatherings.  Meetings were held in local English and Swedish Lutheran Churches.  Materials for this organization are in English.  The constitution for Missionsföreningen is in Swedish.


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.


COLLECTION CITATION:

Gustavus Adolphus College Missionary Society and Missionsföreningen.  Collection, 1891-1946. GACA Collection 46. Gustavus Adolphus College Archives, St. Peter, Minnesota.


PROCESSED BY:

Jeff A. Jenson processed this collection and developed the finding aid during April 2008.


SUBJECT HEADINGS:

Gustavus Adolphus College--Missionary Society.
Missionsföreningen (Gustavus Adolphus College).
Gustavus Adolphus College--Student organizations.
Gustavus Adolphus College--Societies, etc.
College students--Societies, etc.

 


GACA Collection 46

Box

Folder

Missionary Society, 1891-1946

Constitution and Members Signatures, 1891-Spring 1910 and May 1900 and January 1915

1

1

Minutes, 1891-1897

1

4

Minutes, 1897-1900

1

5

Minutes, 1900-1910

1

6

Minutes, 1911-1920

1

7

Minutes, 1921-1946

1

8

Programs, 1918-1947

1

3

Treasurer’s Account, 1892-1912

1

9

Financial Materials, 1893-1916 and 1936

1

2

Membership Dues, Ledger, 1909-1913

2

1

Cash Book, Disbursements, Expenses, and Receipts, 1912-1924

2

2

Missionsföreningen, 1898-1911

Missionsföreningen, Constitution (in Swedish) and Record of Members’ Dues, May 1898-1899

2

3

Missionsföreningen, Constitution (in Swedish), Record of Members’ Dues, and Honorary Members, 1900-1911

2

4