Sunne Lutheran Church, 1896-1931  PDF  XML

Overview of the Collection

Sunne Lutheran Church--Archives
Sunne Lutheran Church
1896-1931 (inclusive)
5 file folders
Collection Number
OPVELCA7_1 (collection)
Records documenting the history of the Sunne Lutheran Church of McNeil and Anderson Islands(Wash.)
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, Swedish
Funding for preparing this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.Funding for encoding this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Records documenting the life of the congregation including articles of incorporation, a parish book with member information, such as births, confirmations, marriages, and deaths. Two books of meetings, minutes, and reports, in Swedish. There is also collection of letters of dismissal.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

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

Preferred Citation

identification of item] From the Sunne Lutheran Church Records, OPVELCA7_1, Archives and Special Collections, ELCA Region I Archives, Pacific Lutheran University, 12180 Park Avenue South, Tacoma, WA 98447

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


The collection is arranged chronologically

Acquisition Information


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
1.1 Articles of Incorporation 1896
1.2 Parish Book 1896-1926
1.3 Program of festivities 1898
1.4 Congregational Meetings 1898-1931
1.5 Congregational Meetings Record Book, 1921-1931
1.6 Letters of Dismissal 1920

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Evangelical Lutheran Church History
  • Lutherans--Washington (State)--Tacoma

Personal Names

  • Ahnquist, C.G.H.
  • Clarke, Charles
  • Mattson, P.A.
  • Savdell, John.
  • Bloomquist, Ernest

Corporate Names

  • Trinity English Lutheran Church (Spokane, Wash.)
  • Sunne Lutheran Church, McNeil and Anderson Island, (Wash) (creator)

Geographical Names

  • Anderson Island (Wash.)
  • McNeil Island (Wash.)
  • Spokane (Wash.)
  • Tacoma (Wash.)


  • Clergy