Larson, Joshua.  Course Materials by Joshua Larson, 1901-1947.

CAMC Collection 90


Larson, Joshua.  Course Materials by Joshua Larson, 1901-1947.  CAMC Collection 90.  1 Hollinger Box.

 

ABSTRACT:
The Joshua Larson collection contains two series, Personal Papers and Courses.  The Courses Series contains materials relating to courses taught by Larson.  Included are outlines, notes, and student papers, some of which are in Swedish.  Personal Papers contains an article and a family history written by Larson. 

 

BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE:
Joshua Larson was born in Altona, IL in 1866, and graduated from Augustana College in 1889, after which he earned a M.A. and a Ph.D. from Yale University.  He was a teacher and administrator at Minnesota college from 1906-1931, and then headed the Swedish Department at Gustavus Adolphus College from 1931-43 and 1945.  Larson was also College and Lutheran Minnesota Conference Archivist from 1943 until his death in 1949.

 

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:
Larson, Joshua.  Course Materials by Joshua Larson, 1901-1947. CAMC Collection 90.  Gustavus Adolphus College Archives, St. Peter, Minnesota.

 

PROCESSED BY:
Amy Gratz, archives volunteer, processed this collection and developed the finding aid during October 2010.

 

SUBJECT HEADINGS:
Larson, Joshua, 1866-1949.
Gustavus Adolphus College -- Swedish Department -- Courses.
College students' writings.
Gustavus Adolphus College -- Faculty.
Minnesota College -- Faculty.


CAMC Collection 90

Box

Folder

Personal Papers Series

Family History “I Recall,” 1947

1

1

Astronomical Materials – Article and Calculations, 1901 and undated

1

2

Courses Series

Modern Scandinavian History – Course Materials, 1939

1

6

Modern Scandinavian Literature – Course Outlines and Notes, undated

1

8

Mythology – Course Notes and materials, undated

1

16

Mythology – Course Notes, undated

1

15

Mythology – Course Outlines, undated      

1

14

Notes on Bellman Almquist, undated

1

3

Notes on the Vikings in England, Iceland, Scotland, and Vinland, undated

1

4

Scandinavian Mythology – Course Materials, undated

1

13

Seminar Course in Scandinavian History, undated

1

7

Seminar in Swedish Literature – Course notes, undated

1

12

Seminar in Swedish Literature – Course outlines, undated

1

11

Student Papers, 1935, 1938, and undated

1

19

Student Papers and Assignments, 1924 and undated

1

17

Student Papers and Coursework, 1934, 1936, and undated

1

18

Student Papers and Translations, 1936 and undated

1

20

Survey of Scandinavian Literature – Course Notes, undated

1

9

Survey of Scandinavian Literature – Course Outlines, undated

1

10

Swedish Language – Course Materials, 1939

1

5