Thorson, Curtis W. Collection of Curtis W. Thorson, 1984.

CAMC Collection 109


 

Thorson, Curtis W.  Collection of Curtis W. Thorson, 1984.  CAMC Collection 109. 1 folder.


ABSTRACT:
The Curtis Thorson collection includes letters by Thorson sent during his time serving overseas in World War II.  This collection also contains an account of Thorson doing a gravity reading at Gustavus Adolphus College and further accounts of his work with the United States Coast and Geodetic Survey, written in 1984.  Thorson and his brother Roger Thorson, who donated this collection, graduated from Gustavus in 1937 and 1950, respectively.


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:
Thorson, Curtis W.  Collection of Curtis Thorson, 1984. CAMC Collection 109.  Gustavus Adolphus College Archives, St. Peter, Minnesota.


ACQUISITION:
Roger Thorson donated this collection during August 2001.


PROCESSED BY:
Ryan Jacobi, student worker, processed this collection and developed the finding aid during September 2011.


SUBJECT HEADINGS:
Thorson, Curtis W., 1915-.
Gravity--Minnesota--St. Peter--Gustavus Adolphus College.