Guide to the Newspaper Clippings Collection, 1977-2003  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Guide to the Newspaper Clippings Collection
1977-2003 (inclusive)
1 File (1 folder)
Collection Number
Collection comprised of American newspaper clippings relating to Scandinavians.
Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Archives and Special Collections
Pacific Lutheran University
12180 Park Avenue South
Tacoma, Washington
Telephone: 253-535-7586
Fax: 253-535-7315
Access Restrictions

The collection is available for research.

English, Norwegian

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This collection contains photocopied clippings from American and Scandinavian American newspapers about Scandinavian American immigrants and Scandinavians. Some of the people and topics mentioned in the clippings are Curtis L. Carlson, owner of Carlson Companies; Trygve "Ted" Nakkerud; Jack M. Olsen, fisherman; the Tacoma Tribunen; Christopher Columbus having possibly been a Norseman; Hillesland family history; Swedish Club in Seattle; Arthur Eide, author and broadcaster; hardanger needle art; Arnfinn Bruflot, author; Bjornstjerne Bjornson, poet; Esther Allstrum, Tacoma printer; the Seamen's Rest; Oscar Ahnfelt; Johan Hambro, Norwegian journalist; oil fields in the North Sea; Ole Bardahl, owner of Bardahl Manufacting Co.; Daniel Vaarum; Cleng Peerson, "Father of the Emigration"; John L. Rynning, Pacific Lutheran University doctor; Olaf Rodegård, skier; Arne Stenslie, skier; Syverin Anderson; Duble Deck Farm; Reinhold and Selma Backlund; Agneta Nilsson; Eliason Merit Award; Oscar Emanuel Turnquist; logging camp memories; Julius Tollefson; Camp Grisdale; Swanes family, wholesale fish business; Edvard Munch; Olav V; Erick Andersson Bjorkblom West; Alma West; Sagmyra, Sweden; Cecilia Blomberg, tapestry artist; oral histories; Mount Fougner; Thor Heyerdahl, Jr.; Bella Coola; and Iver Fougners.

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Restrictions on Use

Property rights reside with Archives and Special Collections Department at Pacific Lutheran University. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish or quote from (the collection) must be submitted to the University Archivist. The reader must also obtain permission from the copyright holder.

Preferred Citation

Newspaper Clippings Collection, SIEmss_74, Archives and Special Collections, Pacific Lutheran University, 12180 Park Avenue South, Tacoma, WA 98447

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  • Subject Terms :
  • "Fram" Expedition (1893-1896)
  • Authors
  • Explorers
  • Fishers
  • Fishers--Alaska
  • Logging camps
  • Needlework
  • North Sea
  • Norwegian Americans
  • Oil
  • Scandinavian Americans
  • Vikings
  • Personal Names :
  • Agneta Nilsson
  • Alma West
  • Arne Stenslie
  • Arne Stenslie
  • Bjorkblom West
  • Bjørnson, Bjørnstjerne, 1832-1910
  • Bruflot, Arnfinn, 1904-
  • Carlson, Curtis L.
  • Cecilia Blomberg
  • Columbus, Christopher
  • Daniel Vaarum
  • Erick Andersson
  • Esther Allstrum
  • Hambro, Johan, 1915-
  • Iver Fougners
  • John L. Rynning
  • Julius Tollefson
  • Julius Tollefson
  • Munch, Edvard, 1863-1944
  • Nilsson, Agneta
  • Olaf Rodegård
  • Olav V, King of Norway, 1903-1991
  • Ole Bardahl
  • Oscar Ahnfelt
  • Oscar Emanuel Turnquist
  • Oscar Emanuel Turnquist
  • Peerson, Cleng, 1782-1865
  • Reinhold Backlund
  • Reinhold Backlund
  • Selma Backlund
  • Selma Backlund
  • Syverin Anderson
  • Thor Heyerdahl, Jr.
  • Corporate Names :
  • Carlson Companies
  • Pacific Lutheran University
  • Swedish Club (Seattle, Wash.)
  • Tacoma Tribunen
  • Family Names :
  • Swanes family
  • Geographical Names :
  • Bella Coola (B.C.)
  • Canada
  • Norway
  • Sagmyra (Sweden)
  • Sweden
  • Tacoma (Wash.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
  • Newspapers