Columbia College records, 1909-1919  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Columbia College (Everett, Wash.)
Title
Columbia College records
Dates
1909-1919 (inclusive)
Quantity
5.5 inches, (1 Box)
Collection Number
OPVARCH1_2 (recordgrp)
Summary
Collection faculty minutes, student records, and articles regarding Columbia College in Everett, Washington that merged with Pacific Lutheran Academy in 1920.
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
Access Restrictions

The collection is available for research

Languages
English


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Columbia College was established in Everett, Washington in 1909. In 1917 the Norwegian Lutheran Church of America made the decision to merge Columbia College with Pacific Lutheran Academy, making it the only Lutheran school west of the Cascades.The Columbia College building would later be used as children's home. (Philip A. Nordquist. Educating for Service: Pacific Lutheran University, 1890-1990)

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Includes student records, faculty meeting minutes, constitution and bylaws and minutes of the Olympic Literary Society, newspaper article regarding Columbia College

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Restrictions on Use

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

Preferred Citation

From the Columbia College Records, University Archives, Pacific Lutheran University, 12180 Park Avenue South, Tacoma, WA 98447

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Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Columbia College, 1909-1919Return to Top

Includes student records, faculty meeting minutes, constitution and bylaws and minutes of the Olympic Literary Society, newspaper article regarding Columbia College

Container(s) Description Dates
Box/Folder
1.1
Class and Student Records 1909-1919
1909-1919
1.2
Minutes of Faculty Meetings October 1909 - November 1917
1909-1917
1.3
Minutes of Faculty Meetings September 1914 - May 1915
1914-1917
1.4
Constitution and by laws, of the Olympic Literary Society and Minutes of Olympic Literary Society Meetings January 1910 – January 1919
1910-1919
1.5
Article "PROBLEMS FACE FIRST TEACHERS AT COLUMBIA Water, Fire and Mud Test Stamina of Early Faculty, Pioneer Professor Reveals" by N. N. Hageness, 1941. Copy of newspaper article printed as "N. N. Hageness Memoir Details School Founding" published sometime after 1962.
1962

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  • Corporate Names :
  • Columbia College (Everett, Wash.)
  • Pacific Lutheran Academy
  • Pacific Lutheran University

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  • Personal Names :
  • Hageness, N.N.
  • Runsvold, C.B.

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  • Geographical Names :
  • Everett (Wash.)

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  • Subject Terms :
  • Olympic Literary Society

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