Magnusson, Hulda S.  Hulda Magnusson's School Materials, 1903-1937.

GACA Collection 80



Magnusson, Hulda S.  Hulda Magnusson's School Materials, 1903-1937.  GACA Collection 80.  9 folders.


ABSTRACT:

The Hulda Magnusson collection consists of several photographs, brochures for student events and choir concerts, a transcript of the Class of 1906’s biography that Magnusson read for commencement, and other miscellaneous papers.  Magnusson created and collected these items primarily during her time as a student at Gustavus Adolphus College from 1903-1906.  Folders are organized alphabetically by title.


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE:

Hulda Magnusson graduated from Gustavus Adolphus College in 1906.  A few years later she married another graduate, Oscar E. Abrahamson.  Following their union, the couple moved to Warren, Minnesota where Abrahamson served as President of North Star College until his death.  Hulda began teaching again and returned to Gustavus in 1921.  Upon her return, she served as principal of the school’s Academy until it was discontinued.  Following her position’s demise at Gustavus, she secured employment at Luther Junior College & Academy in Wahoo, Nebraska.

* Information obtained from Aina Abrahamson, Hulda’s daughter.


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:

Magnusson, Hulda S.  Hulda Magnusson's School Materials, 1903-1937. GACA Collection 80.  Gustavus Adolphus College Archives, St. Peter, Minnesota.


ACQUISITION:

Aina Abrahamson, Hulda Magnusson’s daughter, transferred this collection during July 2008.


PROCESSED BY:

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


SUBJECT HEADINGS:

Magnusson, Hulda S.
Magnusson, Hulda S.--Portraits.
Gustavus Adolphus College--Students--Portraits.
Gustavus Adolphus College--Student organizations.
Gustavus Adolphus College--Commencement Programs.



GACA Collection 80

Box

Folder

Banquet Programs, 1904-06

1

1

Building Dedication Programs, Men’s Dormitory (Uhler Hall) and             Auditorium, 1905 and 1929

1

2

Choir Concerts, Programs, 1906-07 and 1934

1

3

Class Biography from 1906 Graduation, Transcript, 1906

1

4

Commencement 1937, Seventy-Fifth Anniversary, Programs and             Invitations, 25 May 1937

1

5

Graduation Bulletin, 20 May 1906

1

6

Philomathian and Literary Society, Miscellaneous, 1903-06

1

7

Photographs, 1903-07

1

8

Ribbons and Pennant, Lyric Reunoin [sic], Forth Christian Conference, GACA, 1910, 1931, and undated

1

9