The Dr. Alf H. Altern Collection, 1900-2001
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Brief Description: A collection of materials relating to the life and correspondence of Dr. Alf Altern.  Included is a large group of picture postcards and materials related to the Chicago Norske Klub.
Held at:
Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum Archives
523 West Water Street
P.O. Box 379
Decorah, IA 52101
Phone: 563-382-9681
extension 219
Fax: 563-382-8828
Email: jkovarik [at]
Record Series Number: VMA/RG01/ARCH.Altern,Dr.
Created by: Alf H. Altern
Volume: 0.4 Linear Feet
Rights/Use Restrictions: May be reproduced with written permission from Vesterheim collections staff or executive director.
Acquisition Notes: Norma Altern Smith  Gift