The Papers of Gerhard Naeseth, 1934-1937
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Brief Description: Documentation consists of photographs; book manuscripts of "Nordmenn i de Forente Starter," "A bibliography of the history of the art of writing and the history of printing," "The contributions of Norwegian-Americans to the field of religious literature, a bibliography."
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Record Series Number: LCA/RG15/Naeseth, G
Created by: Naeseth, Gerhard (1913-1994)
Volume: 0.4 Linear Feet
Biographical Note for Naeseth, Gerhard (1913-1994) :

Naeseth was a librarian at the University of Wisconsin at Madison.  Naeseth was particularly interested in preserving his family’s history, as he wrote an extensive family history book.


Naeseth var bibliotekar ved University of Wisconsin i Madison. Han var spesielt interes sert i slektshistorie og skrev en omfattende slektshistorie bok. Han bygde opp avdelingen for slektshistorie ved Vesterheim (kontoret ligger i Madison, Wisconsin).

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PreferredCitation: Cite unpublished materials: Gerhard Naeseth Papers, RG15 Manuscripts, Luther College Archives, Decorah, Iowa
Finding Aid Revisions: 11/22/19: EC updated preferred citation.