The Koren Collection
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Brief Description: This collection consists of Koren and Naeseth family materials, Washington Prairie Lutheran Church records, and biographical information.  Also includes Elisabeth Koren recipes and cookbooks, stock certificates for the Norwegian Publishing Company (1885), sheet music, and correspondence, including a letter to Laura Hauge Jorgensen.
Held at:
Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum Archives
523 West Water Street
P.O. Box 379
Decorah, IA 52101
Phone: 563-382-9681
extension 219
Fax: 563-382-8828
Email: jkovarik [at]
Record Series Number: VMA/RG01/ARCH.Koren
Created by: Koren, family, Koren, Elisabeth (1832-1918), Koren, Ulrik Vilhelm (1826-1910)
Volume: 2.0 Linear Feet
Subject Index
Norwegian Americans - Iowa
Norwegian Americans - Iowa - Decorah
Norwegian Evangelical Lutheran Church of America
Washington Prairie Lutheran Church
Winneshiek County (Iowa)
Rights/Use Restrictions: May be reproduced with written permission from Vesterheim collections staff or executive director.
Acquisition Notes:   Gift