The Papers of Finn Magelssen, 1874 | Luther College Archives

Collection Overview

Title: The Papers of Finn Magelssen, 1874Add to your cart.

ID: LCA/RG15/Magelssen, F

Primary Creator: Magelssen, Finn

Extent: 0.01 Linear Feet. More info below.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Song for tenth anniversary of Luther College; program for the opening ceremony for new section of Main Building, December 2, 1874.

Biographical Note

Magelssen attended Luther College from 1905 to 1909 and received his bachelor’s degree then.  He also attended Luther Seminary, graduating from that institution in 1912.  He was a pastor.


Magelsson var født i Norge og immigrerte i 1890. Han studerte ved Luther College fra 1905 til 1909 og tok bachelorgraden der. Han studerte ved Luther Seminary (1909-1912). Han ble først prest i Amherst, Wisconsin; senere i Rushford, Minnesota.

Administrative Information

Repository: Luther College Archives

Alternate Extent Statement: 1 folder

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Preferred Citation: Cite unpublished materials: Finn Magelssen Papers, RG15 Manuscripts, Luther College Archives, Decorah, Iowa

Finding Aid Revision History: 11/22/19: EC updated the preferred citation.

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Box M: Personal Papers, Single FilesAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Correspondence, Song for Tenth Anniversary of Luther, and Program of Main Building Section Opening Ceremony, 1874Add to your cart.