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The Papers of Knute Nelson, 1843-1923

Collection Overview

Title: The Papers of Knute Nelson, 1843-1923

ID: LCA/RG15/Nelson, K

Creator: Nelson, Knute (1843-1923)

Extent: 0.01 Linear Feet. More info below.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Documentation consists of six pieces of correspondence, 1896, 1916, 1920's; deed to Qvileqvale farm in Norway.

Biographical Note

Nelson was a United States Senator from Minnesota.  He was the chairman of the Committee on the Judiciary in the 1920s.


Nelson var en kjent senator fra Minnesota og den mest betydelige norsk-amerikanske politiker fram til han døde i 1923. Han var formann for Committee on the Judiciary i tjueårene.

Administrative Information

Alternate Extent Statement: 1 folder

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Preferred Citation: Cite unpublished materials: Knute Nelson Papers, RG15 Manuscripts, Luther College Archives, Decorah, Iowa

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

Box and Folder Listing

Box N (2): Personal Papers, Single FilesAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Deed to Qvileqvale Farm in Norway and Correspondence, 1757-1925Add to your cart.