Holmquist, Wendell.  Photographs of Gustavus Adolphus College, 1937-1941.

GACA Collection 159



Holmquist, Wendell.  Photographs of Gustavus Adolphus College, 1937-1941.  GACA Collection 159.  1 Hollinger box and 1 flat box.


ABSTRACT:

The Wendell Holmquist photo collection contains two scraobooks and approximately 250 images captured by Holmquist.  The dates of the photographs range from 1937 to 1941.  The collection contains a variety of Gustavus-related shots of people, events, and landscapes taken both on and off campus.  Pictures taken of people include students, faculty, athletics, and recreational activities.  Shots of campus events cover anything from annual homecomings to various performances in theatre and music.  Holmquist’s landscapes include campus buildings and photographs taken of campus grounds.  Approximately half of the photos are labeled with specifics on dates, names, and locations while the others are of unknown people and events.


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 College Archives, the Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library, and Gustavus Adolphus College.


COLLECTION CITATION:

Holmquist, Wendell.  Photographs of Gustavus Adolphus College, 1937-1941.  GACA Collection 159.  Gustavus Adolphus College Archives, St. Peter, Minnesota.


ACQUISITION:

Wendell and Frances Holmquist transferred this collection during May and August, 1986 and May 1991.


PROCESSED BY:

Sibley Mattson, student worker, processed this collection and developed the finding aid during October 2009.


SUBJECT HEADINGS:
Gustavus Adolphus College--Photographs.
Gustavus Adolphus College--Students--Photographs.
Gustavus Adolphus College--Sports--Photographs.


GACA Collection 159

Box

Folder

Photographs, Labeled, 1937-41

1

1

Photographs, Unlabeled, 1937-41

1

2

Scrapbook, 1937-41

1

3

Scrapbook, 1937-41

1

4

Photographs, Oversized, 1937-41

2

1