The Papers of Gordon Smedsrud, 2004 | Luther College Archives

Collection Overview

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ID: LCA/RG15/Smedsrud, G

Primary Creator: Smedsrud, Gordon (1920-2004)

Extent: 0.01 Linear Feet. More info below.

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Collection contains memorial service paper

Biographical Note

Born 1920 in Waukon, IA. Earned a Bachelor of Arts from Luther College and a Masters of Divinity from Luther Northwestern Theological Seminary (now Luther Seminary) in 1945. Ordained in 1945, served as pastor at several parishes. Served as the International Luther League President 1955-1958 and director of the American Lutheran Church (ALC) Youth Office in Minneapolis from 1959-1962. Served as campus pastor and Dean of College Ministries at Luther College, 1962-1983. Passed away in 2004.

Administrative Information

Repository: Luther College Archives

Alternate Extent Statement: 1 folder

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Preferred Citation: Cite unpublished materials: Gordon Smedsrun Papers, RG15 Manuscripts, Luther College Archives, Decorah, Iowa

Finding Aid Revision History: 11/26/19: EC updated the preferred citation.

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