The Papers of Fred Christopherson, 1914-1915 | Luther College Archives

Collection Overview

Title: The Papers of Fred Christopherson, 1914-1915Add to your cart.

ID: LCA/RG15/Christopherson, F

Primary Creator: Christopherson, Fred C. (1896-1989)

Extent: 0.02 Linear Feet. More info below.

Subjects: Luther College (Decorah, Iowa) - Athletics, Luther College (Decorah, Iowa) - Students

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Contains photographs, an biographical essay, and a textbook.

Biographical Note

Attended Luther College 1914-1915 before attending the University of South Dakota. Flew in WWI as a bomber pilot before beginning a career in journalism, working as a city editor for the Sioux Falls Press and later the editor of the Argus Leader.

Subject/Index Terms

Luther College (Decorah, Iowa) - Athletics
Luther College (Decorah, Iowa) - Students

Administrative Information

Repository: Luther College Archives

Alternate Extent Statement: 2 folders

Access Restrictions: Collecction is open to researchers.

Acquisition Source: Donated by grand-nephew in 2019.

Related Materials: The professional papers of Fred and his wife Marie Cilley are housed at Augustana University's Center for Western Studies. For more information please see

Preferred Citation: Cite unpublished materials: Fred Christopherson Papers RG15 Manuscripts, Luther College Archives, Decorah, Iowa

Finding Aid Revision History: 11/15/19: EC updated the preferred citation.

Box and Folder Listing

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[Box C: Personal Papers, Single Files],

Box C: Personal Papers, Single FilesAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Essay, Pictures, Postcards, 1914-1915Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Book: The Students' Series of Latin Classics, 1914Add to your cart.