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Resources for Researching Gustavus

Table of Contents:

College Archives
  • Gustavus Adolphus College & Lutheran Church Archives
    Campus records, manuscript collections, student theses, college newspapers, yearbooks, and photographs are just some of the unique resources found in the College Archives. The Lutheran Church Archives houses records of largely Swedish-American church bodies in Minnesota, including photographs, congregational histories, biographical information and microfilmed church records.
    • Location(s): Library, 3rd floor
Manuscripts and Publications
  • Gustavian Weekly (1920-2005)
    Searchable full text and pdf page images of the Gustavus Adolphus College newspaper. Issues from January 1920 through spring 2005 are digitally archived here.
  • Gustavian (yearbook)
    Gustavus Adolphus College
    Holdings from 1917-present (not all years available). Copies also held in the College Archives.
    • Location(s): Oversize LD 2091 .G62 G65 [year]
  • Gustavus Adolphus College Manuscript Collections
    Materials found in this collection are digital representations of documents found in specific collections contained within the archives. Please contact the archivist for additional information.
Media (Images, Audio Recordings)
  • Gustavus Adolphus College Audio Recordings
    This collection contains interviews with Chester Johnson and John Kendall. Johnson began teaching at Gustavus during the early 1940s and remained in various capacities through the 1990s. Kendall served as college president during the 1980s and early 1990s.
Websites Questions?

Contact the staff in the College Archives.

Jeff Jenson
College & Lutheran Church Archivist

Adrianna Darden
Archives Specialist

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