Featured Articles in Magazines and Newspapers, 1914-1995
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Brief Description:

This series contains various articles in magazines and newspapers that document student life, the origins of coeducation, the Decorah community, and the Luther College administration.  The articles cover a broad date range, as early as 1914 and as late as 1995.  Many of the magazines and newspapers contain images and photographs that add to the breadth of the collection.

Both sub-series are housed in the same physical box.  Also, a number of magazines are listed in the finding aid as "items," however it is important to note that there are several copies of these and they are not contained in a box.  Instead, these "items" are simply arranged, chronologically, on the shelf.

Held at:
Luther College Archives
700 College Drive
Decorah, IA 52101
Phone: 563-387-1805
Fax: 563-387-1657
Email: archives [at] luther.edu
Record Series Number: LCA/RG00/Series 3
Created by: Luther College (Decorah, Iowa)
Volume: 20.05 Linear Feet

This series is organized into two sub-series, each arranged chronologically:

1) Articles in magazines (1914-1986)

2) Articles in newspapers (1921-1995)

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.

Access Restrictions: All materials are available for research.
Subject Index
Luther College (Decorah, Iowa) - Coeducation
Luther College (Decorah, Iowa) - History
Luther College (Decorah, Iowa) - Students - Organizations
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Norwegian [nor]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Though we may hold the property rights, Luther College Archives does not hold the copyrights for all materials. Individuals may use materials for non-commercial, private use, but commercial users must secure permissions from the copyright holders and/or Luther College Archives to reproduce, publish, or quote protected materials and photographs. For more information about the Luther College copyright and fair use policy, please visit https://www.luther.edu/copyright/.
Other Formats: Many of these materials are copies and/or reproductions.  Original documents are most likely held by its respective publisher.

Cite unpublished materials: Featured Articles in Magazines and Newspapers, RG00 History Relating to Luther College, Luther College Archives, Decorah, Iowa

Cite published materials as required by your chosen citation style (Chicago, MLA, APA, etc.).

Finding Aid Revisions: 4/11/2019: Hayley Jackson updated link to copyright policy.