The Papers of Gordon Smedsrud, 2004
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Brief Description: Collection contains memorial service paper
Held at:
Luther College Archives
700 College Drive
Decorah, IA 52101
Phone: 563-387-1805
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Record Series Number: LCA/RG15/Smedsrud, G
Created by: Smedsrud, Gordon (1920-2004)
Volume: 0.01 Linear Feet
Biographical Note for Smedsrud, Gordon (1920-2004) : Born 1920 in Waukon, IA. Earned a Bachelor of Arts from Luther College and a Masters of Divinity from Luther Northwestern Theological Seminary (now Luther Seminary) in 1945. Ordained in 1945, served as pastor at several parishes. Served as the International Luther League President 1955-1958 and director of the American Lutheran Church (ALC) Youth Office in Minneapolis from 1959-1962. Served as campus pastor and Dean of College Ministries at Luther College, 1962-1983. Passed away in 2004.
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
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PreferredCitation: Cite unpublished materials: Gordon Smedsrun Papers, RG15 Manuscripts, Luther College Archives, Decorah, Iowa
Finding Aid Revisions: 11/26/19: EC updated the preferred citation.