The Papers of Bjug Aanondson Harstad, 1881-1899, 1961 | Luther College Archives
ID: LCA/RG15/Harstad, B
Primary Creator: Harstad, Bjug A. (1848-1933)
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Harstad was born on Dec. 17, 1848 in Valle, Norway, to Aanond Tallefson and Torbjorg (Kittelsen) Sarstad. He attended Luther College, 1865-71 (A.B.); Concordia Seminary, 1871-1874. He then served as pastor at Mayville, N.D., 1874-91; Parkland, Wash., 1891-?. First president of the Norwegian Synod, in 1918-21. He helped found Pacific Academy (later Pacific Lutheran University) in Washington State in 1890 and later served as its first president.
Harstad ble født i Valle i Norge. Han studerte ved Luther College og Concordia Seminary i St. Louis, Missouri, 1871-1874. Deretter jobbet han som prest og ble den første presidenten i The Norwegian Synod of the Am. Ev. Luth. Church, 1918. Han grunnla Pacific Academy, Washington,1894, og ble den første president for det som nå er Pacific Lutheran University (PLU).
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Preferred Citation: Cite unpublished materials: Bjug Aanondsen Harstad Papers, RG15 Manuscripts, Luther College Archives, Decorah, Iowa
Finding Aid Revision History:
11/15/19- updated the date range.
11/18/19: EC updated the preferred citation.
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[Box 1: The Papers of Bjug Aanondsen Harstad, 1931-1995],
- Box 1: The Papers of Bjug Aanondsen Harstad, 1931-1995
- Folder 1: Archive Processing Sheet, 1971
- Folder 2: "Pioneer Prattle" and Letter from Oliver Haustad to David Nelson, 1931-1941
- Folder 3: Centennial Edition of a Three Week's Camping Trip, N.D.
- Folder 4: Pioneer Prattle and Correspondence with Isabel Watness, 1995-1996
- Folder 5: Trip into the Yukon Region, 1973
- Folder 6: Email From Gustavus Concerning Bjug Harstad Materials, 2010
- Folder 7: Early Family History and Reminiscences, Undated