The Papers of Nils J. Bakke, 1914
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Brief Description: Documentation consists of “Our Colored Mission,” an illustrated historical sketch by Bakke, 1914.
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Luther College Archives
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Decorah, IA 52101
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Record Series Number: LCA/RG15/Bakke, N
Created by: Bakke, Nils J. (1853-1921)
Volume: 0.01 Linear Feet
Biographical Note for Bakke, Nils J. (1853-1921) :

Bakke received his Bachelor’s from Luther in 1877.  While studying at Luther he reorganized the Idun Quartette, and was a student choir director.  Bakke graduated from Concordia Seminary in St. Louis and became the Field Secretary for the Colored Mission of the Synodical Conference. 


Bakke tok bachelorgraden ved Luther i 1877. Mens han var student på Luther reorganiserte han Idun-kvartetten og var dirigent for studentkoret. Bakke studerte også ved Concordia Seminary i St. Louis og fungerte en tid som sekretær for synodekonferansens The Colored Mission.

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PreferredCitation: Cite unpublished materials: Nils. J. Bakke Papers RG15 Manuscripts, Luther College Archives, Decorah, Iowa
Finding Aid Revisions: 11/14/19: EC updated the preferred citation.