Guide to Oscar Rolander Collection, 1998  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Rolander, Oscar
Title
Guide to Oscar Rolander Collection
Dates
1998 (inclusive)
Quantity
one sheets
Collection Number
OPVSIEmss_170
Summary
This is an author's biography of Oscar Rolander and his family's immigration to the United States from Sweden. He recounts from his childhood all the way up to his late age.
Repository
Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Archives and Special Collections
Pacific Lutheran University
12180 Park Avenue South
Tacoma, Washington
98447
Telephone: 253-535-7586
Fax: 253-535-7315
archives@plu.edu
Languages
English


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Oscar Rolander was born on July 27th 1918 and died April 10 2008. He was from Sweden and was also an accomplished Pastor. He went to Gustavus as well as Agustana Theological Seminary. He lived most of his younger life in Montana but later moved to Seattle where he lived a large portion of his adult life.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

This collection contains the autobiography of Oscar Rolander and his journey to the United States as well as the life he lived growing up in the United States.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Personal Names :
  • Carlson, Hilma Josefina
  • Smith, Aaron
  • Corporate Names :
  • C.I. High School
  • Gustavus
  • Messiah Lutheran Church
  • Our Redeemer's Luthrean Church (Seattle)
  • St. Andrew's Lutheran Curch
  • Geographical Names :
  • Auburn (Wash.)
  • Bellevue (Wash.)
  • Chicago
  • Crosby-Ironton
  • Geneva
  • Seattle (Wash.)
  • Sweden
  • Occupations :
  • Pastor