Young Men's Luther League (1910-16) and Lutheran Brotherhood of Gustavus Adolphus College (1917-18) Records, 1910-1928.

GACA Collection 73



Young Men's Luther League (1910-16) and Lutheran Brotherhood of Gustavus Adolphus College (1917-28).  Records, 1910-1928.  GACA Collection 73.  ½ Hollinger.


ABSTRACT :

Young Men's Luther League and Lutheran Brotherhood of Gustavus Adolphus College collection consist of records of the organizations from 1910-1928.  Materials include financial registers and receipts, membership lists, meeting minutes, and miscellaneous correspondence.  The Luther League appears to have merged into the Lutheran Brotherhood sometime during late 1916 or early 1917.


HISTORICAL NOTE:
The Lutheran Brotherhood of America at Gustavus Adolphus College sought to “lead its members into closer fellowship with Christ and the church; to promote the spiritual and intellectual and social welfare of its members; to quicken the activities and increase the efficiency of our college; [and] give its members, especially in times of trial, a stimulus of Christian comradeship and the inspiration that comes from association with men of kindred aims.”

Information obtained from the collection.


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:

Young Men's Luther League (1910-16) and Lutheran Brotherhood of Gustavus Adolphus College (1917-28).  Records, 1910-1928.  GACA Collection 73.  Gustavus Adolphus College Archives, St. Peter, Minnesota.


PROCESSED BY:

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


RELATED COLLECTIONS IN THE ARCHIVES:
Young Women’s Luther League. Minutes, 1920-1925. GACA Collection 27.


SUBJECT HEADINGS:

Gustavus Adolphus College.  Young Men’s Luther League.
Lutheran Brotherhood of Gustavus Adolphus College.
Gustavus Adolphus College--Student organizations.
Gustavus Adolphus College--Societies, etc.
Young Men's Christian Associations--Minnesota.


GACA Collection 73

Box

Folder

Constitution of the Local Chapter of the Lutheran Brotherhood of America at Gustavus Adolphus College, undated

1

1

Membership List, Paid and Unpaid, undated

1

2

Financial Receipts and Correspondence, 1911-17

1

3

Financial Account Book, 1911-20

1

4

Minutes, 18 December 1910-5 March 1916

1

5

Minutes, 19 September 1920-13 May 1928

1

6

Intercollegiate Prohibition Association of Minnesota, Correspondence, undated and 1918

1

7