Anderson, Lars.  Personal Account of Arrival and Early Days in Swedish Settlement, 1856- 1886.

CAMC Collection 33



Anderson, Lars.  Personal Account of Arrival and Early Days in Swedish Settlement, 1856- 1886.  CAMC Collection 33.  4 Folders.


ABSTRACT:

This collection contains the handwritten personal account, in Swedish, of Lars Anderson’s arrival and early days in the United States.  There is, for unknown reasons, a personal history and memorial service program for Eric Norelius.


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE:

Lars Anderson was born in Sweden in 1829.  He emigrated to the United States during 1856.  He taught at St. Ansgar’s Academy from 1864-65.  He was Register of Deeds for Nicollet County from 1878-80 and again in 1889.  He died in 1898. (taken from 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.

Researchers must use collection in accordance with the policies of the College Archives, the Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library, and Gustavus Adolphus College.


COLLECTION CITATION:

Anderson, Lars.  Personal Account of Arrival and Early Days in Swedish Settlement, 1856- 1886.  CAMC Collection 33.  Gustavus Adolphus College Archives, St. Peter, Minnesota.


PROCESSED BY:

Amy Gratz, archives volunteer, processed this collection and developed the finding aid during May 2010.


SUBJECT HEADINGS:

Immigrants -- America -- Social Life and Customs -- 19th century.
Immigrants -- Minnesota -- History -- 19th century.
Immigrants -- Swedish -- 19th century.
St. Ansgar’s Academy

 

 

CAMC Collection 33

Box

Folder

Description of Arrival and Hardship, 1856

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1

Description of Arrival and Hardship, 1856

1

2

Description of Arrival and Hardship, 1856

1

3

Personal History and Memorial Service for Erik Norelius

1

4