Collection Divisions

Finding Aids

Gustavus Adolphus College Archives (GACA)

The GACA division holds materials documenting the college's administrative, academic, and support departments along with materials on athletics and student organizations.

Vertical/Biographical Files

  • These files contain information about alumni, faculty, organizations, athletics, and other topical subjects relating to Gustavus Adolphus College. Materials often consist of clippings, pamphlets, funeral cards, and miscellaneous documents.

College Archives Manuscript Collections (CAMC)

Materials in the CAMC document people and organizations affiliated with Gustavus. This includes groups and alumni along with former members of the faculty, administration, and staff. In addition, there are some miscellaneous materials such as World War I posters.

Lutheran Church Archives (LCA)

These archives concern Minnesota affiliates of the Lutheran Church in America and supporting synods. This includes the Minnesota Conference and Synod, the Red River Valley Conference and Synod, and the English Evangelical Lutheran Synod of the Northwest.

Materials are available for use in the Archives during office hours or by appointment. Please contact the Archives for further information.