Papers of Vernon Bahr, 1950-2009
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Brief Description: Collection contains files related to Luther College grounds, campus photographs, campus event brochures, programs, and publicity, and newsclippings.
Held at:
Luther College Archives
700 College Drive
Decorah, IA 52101
Phone: 563-387-1805
Email: archives [at]
Record Series Number: LCA/RG15/Bahr, V
Created by: Bahr, Vernon (1924-2017)
Volume: 0.4 Linear Feet
Biographical Note for Bahr, Vernon (1924-2017) : Vernon "Bud" Bahr was born in Appleton, Wisconsin in 1924. He enrolled at Luther College in 1947 after a brief service with the Army during World War II. After graduating from Luther in 1950, Bud went on to earn a master's degree in zoology from the University of Michigan in 1951. He returned to Luther and taught biology from 1951 to 1953. Bud married Donna Haugen in 1953, and went on to teach high school in Lansing, Iowa, then Decorah, Iowa, followed by a second career in sales. He passed away in February, 2017.
Subject Index
Luther College (Decorah, Iowa) - Faculty and Staff
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Acquisition Notes: Collection donated by Vernon's wife, Donna Bahr
PreferredCitation: Cite unpublished materials: Vernon Bahr Papers RG15 Manuscripts, Luther College Archives, Decorah, Iowa
Finding Aid Revisions: 11/14/19: EC updated the preferred citation.