Guide to the Newspaper Clippings Collection, 1911-1969  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Guide to the Newspaper Clippings Collection
1911-1969 (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, Swedish

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

This collection contains photocopied clippings from American and Scandinavian American newspapers about Scandinavian American immigrants and Scandinavians. Some of the people mentioned in the clippings are A.O. Anderson, Cleng Peerson, Otto Sverdrup, Roald Amundsen, O.E. Rølvaag, Christian Tollefsrude, Rasmus Anderson, Erling Ylvisaker, John A. Thomson, Lars Christensen, Frances Olson Graham, Carl Sandburg and his granddaughter Paula Steichen, Frantz Wendt, and others.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

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_71, Archives and Special Collections, Pacific Lutheran University, 12180 Park Avenue South, Tacoma, WA 98447

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Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • "Fram" Expedition (1893-1896)
  • Authors
  • Gjøa (Ship)
  • Norwegian Americans
  • Sauna
  • Scandinavian Americans
  • Personal Names :
  • A.O. Anderson
  • Amundsen, Roald, 1872-1928
  • Anderson, Rasmus Björn, 1846-1936.
  • Christian Tollefsrude
  • Erling Ylvisaker
  • Frances Olson Graham
  • John A. Thomson
  • Lars Christensen
  • Peerson, Cleng, 1782-1865
  • Rølvaag, O. E. (Ole Edvart), 1876-1931
  • Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945.
  • Sandburg, Carl, 1878-1967
  • Steichen, Paula
  • Sverdrup, Otto Neumann, 1854-1930
  • Wendt, Frantz Wilhelm, 1905-
  • Corporate Names :
  • Hannaford Enterprise
  • New York times
  • Skandinavens boghandel (Chicago, Ill.)
  • The Capital Times
  • The Journal Magazine
  • The Tacoma News Tribune
  • Vestkysten
  • Washington Posten
  • Geographical Names :
  • Canada
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • Madison (Wis.)
  • Minnesota
  • Moscow (Idaho)
  • North Dakota
  • Northfield (Minn.)
  • Norway
  • Tacoma (Wash.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
  • Newspapers