Decorah-Posten Collection
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Brief Description: A small collection related to Decorah-Posten, a Norwegian language newspaper published in Decorah, Iowa.  It was founded in 1874 by Bynhild Anundsen, an immigrant from Skien, Norway, and widely read by Scandinavian immigrants in several states.  The newspaper's last issue was December 28, 1972, and was assumed by Western Viking (today Norwegian American Weekly).
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/RG02/ARCH.DecorahPostenen
Volume: 0.0
Rights/Use Restrictions: May be reproduced with written permission from Vesterheim collections staff or executive director.
Acquisition Notes:   Gift