The Papers of Halvor Bjornson Hustvedt, 1878-1936, n.d.
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Brief Description: Documentation consists of correspondence; sermons exist in William S. Hustvedt collection.
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Record Series Number: LCA/RG15/Hustvedt, H
Created by: Hustvedt, Halvor Bjornson (1852-1932)
Volume: 1.2 Linear Feet
Biographical Note for Hustvedt, Halvor Bjornson (1852-1932) :

Hustvedt was born December 6. 1852 in Liberty Prairie, Wisconsin.  In 1873, he received his bachelor’s degree from Luther College.  He held positions as a pastor in South Dakota, Iowa and Minnesota.  Hustvedt married Anna Marie Reque in 1878.  He held various trustee offices at Luther and taught religion there in 1887.  Hustvedt was also instrumental in getting electric lighting installed on the Luther College campus.


Se også William S. Hustvedts samling. Halvor B. Hustvedt ble født 6. desember 1852 i Liberty Prairie, Wisconsin. I 1873 tok han bachelorgraden ved Luther College. Han jobbet som prest i Sør Dakota, Iowa og Minnesota. Hustvedt giftet seg med Anna Marie Reque i 1878. Han hadde forskjellige oppgaver ved Luther College og underviste i religion der i 1887. Hustvedt var også aktiv i prosjektet med å få elektrisk lys installert på Luther. Han redigerte Amerika fra 1885 til 1886 og for Lutheran Herald, 1906-1909.

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Norwegian [nor]
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PreferredCitation: Cite unpublished materials: Halvor Bjornson Hustvedt Papers, RG15 Manuscripts, Luther College Archives, Decorah, Iowa
Finding Aid Revisions:

11/15/19: AH updated the Scope.

11/19/19: EC updated the preferred citation.