Records of the Office of Development, 1861-2017
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Brief Description: A collection of official records originating from the Office of Development, formerly called Advancement.
Held at:
Luther College Archives
700 College Drive
Decorah, IA 52101
Phone: 563-387-1805
Email: archives [at]
Record Series Number: LCA/RG05/Series 1
Created by: Luther College (Decorah, Iowa)
Volume: 54.3 Linear Feet

This collection is arranged in the following four sub-series:

Sub-Series 1: Fundraising and Campaign Files

Sub-Series 2: Luther-St. Olaf Endowment

Sub-Series 3: Music Tours

Sub-Series 4: The Records of Vice President

Sub-Series 5: Class Agent Letters

Biographical Note for Luther College (Decorah, Iowa) :

Located in the small northeast Iowa town of Decorah, Luther College is an undergraduate liberal arts institution of about 2,500 students. The college is affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.

Founded in 1861 by Norwegian immigrants, Luther offers more than 60 majors and preprofessional and certificate programs leading to the bachelor of arts degree. Its mission statement emphasizes faith, leadership, and community service. Luther College provides equal opportunity for all qualified persons in its educational programs and activities.

Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Finding Aid Revisions: Updated 7/3/2019 to include Sub-Series 5 and increase the extent.