The Papers of Jeffery Skeate, 1964-2015
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Brief Description: The collection contains 20 journals dating 1995-2015. These journals document Skeate's fly-fishing observations in the Midwest Driftless Region.
Held at:
Luther College Archives
700 College Drive
Decorah, IA 52101
Phone: 563-387-1805
Email: archives [at]
Record Series Number: LCA/RG15/Skeate, J
Created by: Skeate, Jeffery (1954-2016)
Volume: 0.8 Linear Feet
Acquired: 02/24/2017.
Biographical Note for Skeate, Jeffery (1954-2016) : Born in St. Cloud, MN on July 13, 1954. Attended Luther College 1972-1973. Operated Skeate's Books in Decorah from 1993 to 1999. Avid fly-fisher of the Driftless region, authored three books on fly-fishing, including Familiar World: Notes of a Driftless Fly Fisher (2009) and Riverweather‚Äč (2011). Died in Rochester, MN on April 19, 2016.
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Acquisition Notes: Marv Slind, Skeate Family  Arrived as Accession 2017-056.
PreferredCitation: Cite unpublished materials: Jeffery Skeate Papers, RG15 Manuscripts, Luther College Archives, Decorah, Iowa
Finding Aid Revisions: 11/26/19: EC updated the preferred citation.