The Papers of Halvor Hansen, 1857-1876 | Luther College Archives

Collection Overview

Title: The Papers of Halvor Hansen, 1857-1876Add to your cart.

ID: LCA/RG15/Hansen, H

Primary Creator: Hansen, Halvor (1809-)

Extent: 0.01 Linear Feet. More info below.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Documentation consists of private correspondence from 1857-1876 and certificates.

Biographical Note

Hansen was born June 14, 1809 in Norway. He married Ingeborg Karine Nilsdatter, and they immigrated to the U.S. in 1857/58 along with their five children.


Hansen ble født i Norge 14. juni 1809. Han giftet seg med Ingeborg Karine Nilsdatter, og sammen med henne og de fem barna deres immigrerte han til Amerika i 1857/58.

Administrative Information

Repository: Luther College Archives

Alternate Extent Statement: 1 folder

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Preferred Citation: Cite unpublished materials: Halvor Hansen Papers, RG15 Manuscripts, Luther College Archives, Decorah, Iowa

Finding Aid Revision History: 11/18/19: EC updated the preferred citation.

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Box H: Personal Papers, Single FilesAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Letters and Misc. Papers, 1857-1976Add to your cart.