Royal Visits, 1939-1999 | Luther College Archives

Collection Overview

Title: Royal Visits, 1939-1999Add to your cart.

ID: LCA/RG11/Series 10

Primary Creator: Luther College (Decorah, Iowa)

Extent: 3.0 Linear Feet. More info below.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

A series of records relating to Norwegian Royal Visits to Luther College and Decorah, Iowa.

Biographical Note

Located in the small northeast Iowa town of Decorah, Luther College is an undergraduate liberal arts institution of about 2,500 students. The college is affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.

Founded in 1861 by Norwegian immigrants, Luther offers more than 60 majors and preprofessional and certificate programs leading to the bachelor of arts degree. Its mission statement emphasizes faith, leadership, and community service. Luther College provides equal opportunity for all qualified persons in its educational programs and activities.


Box and Folder Listing


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[Box 1: Royal Visits, 1939 - 1968],
[Box 2: Royal Visits, 1939 - 1999],
[Box 3: Royal Visit in 1995, Crown Prince Haakon Visits in 1999, 1995-1999],
[Box 4: King Harold and Queen Sonja Visit, 1995-1999],
[Box 5: Oversized, News Coverage of King Olav Visit, 1968],
[Box 6: Crown Prince Haakon Visit, 1999],
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Box 1: Royal Visits, 1939 - 1968Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Crown Prince Olav and Crown Princess Martha Visit, 1939Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Visit of King Olav Negatives and Photographs, 1939Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Death of Haakon VII, 1957Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Crown Prince Harald's Visit, 1965Add to your cart.
Folder 5: King Olav's Visit, 1968Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Slides of King Olav's Visit to Decorah, 1968Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Guest Book from King Olav's Visit, 1968Add to your cart.
Box 2: Royal Visits, 1939 - 1999Add to your cart.
Folder 1: News Articles concerning King Olav's Visit, 1975Add to your cart.
Folder 2: King Olav's Visit to Luther, 1975-1976Add to your cart.
Folder 3: King Olav's Visit, 1987Add to your cart.
Folder 4: King Olav's Visit, 1987Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Correspondence concerning King Olav's Visit, 1987Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Correspondence concerning King Olav's Visit, 1987Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Correspondence concerning King Olav's Visit, 1987Add to your cart.
Folder 8: News Clippings concerning the Royal Visit, 1939-1987Add to your cart.
Folder 9: History of the Royal Family, Newspaper Art, and Photographs, 1983-1987Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Honoring the Memory of His Majesty Olav V, 1991Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Correspondence concerning the Death of King Olav V, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: Article from Norwegian Tracks concerning the Death of King Olav V, 1991Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Newsclippings concerning the death of King Olav V, 1991Add to your cart.
Folder 14: King Olav V Memorial Papers, 1991Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Newspaper Articles and Booklets Regarding the Death of King Olav V, 1991Add to your cart.
Box 3: Royal Visit in 1995, Crown Prince Haakon Visits in 1999, 1995-1999Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Programs, Remarks, and Signs, 1999Add to your cart.
Folder 2: King Harald and Queen Sonja Programs, 1995Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Committee Records, 1997-1999Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Invitations, 1999Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Newspaper Clippings, 1999Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Baker Village Cornerstone Ceremony, 1999Add to your cart.
Box 4: King Harold and Queen Sonja Visit, 1995-1999Add to your cart.
Folder 1: King and Queen of Norway Visit, 1995Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Crown Prince Haakon's Royal Visit, 1999Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Prince Haakon of Norway Visit, 1999Add to your cart.
Box 5: Oversized, News Coverage of King Olav Visit, 1968Add to your cart.
Box 6: Crown Prince Haakon Visit, 1999Add to your cart.

Browse by Box:

[Box 1: Royal Visits, 1939 - 1968],
[Box 2: Royal Visits, 1939 - 1999],
[Box 3: Royal Visit in 1995, Crown Prince Haakon Visits in 1999, 1995-1999],
[Box 4: King Harold and Queen Sonja Visit, 1995-1999],
[Box 5: Oversized, News Coverage of King Olav Visit, 1968],
[Box 6: Crown Prince Haakon Visit, 1999],
[All]