The Papers of Herbrand Anstensen | Luther College Archives

Collection Overview

Title: The Papers of Herbrand AnstensenAdd to your cart.

ID: LCA/RG15/Anstensen, H

Primary Creator: Anstensen, Herbrand (1818-1871)

Extent: 0.2 Linear Feet. More info below.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Documentation consists of correspondence, account receipts and important papers, such as application for citizenship.

Biographical Note

Anstensen was born in Norway and immigrated to America in July 1841.  While living in Decorah he held the position of road supervisor.


Anstensen ble født i Norge og utvandra til Amerika juli 1841. Mens han bodde i Decorah var han veiinspektør.

Administrative Information

Repository: Luther College Archives

Alternate Extent Statement: 1 box

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Preferred Citation: Cite unpublished materials: Herbrand Anstensen Papers RG15 Manuscripts, Luther College Archives, Decorah, Iowa

Finding Aid Revision History: 11/14/19: EC updated the preferred citation.

Box and Folder Listing

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[Box 1: Anstensen, Herbrand],

Box 1: Anstensen, HerbrandAdd to your cart.
Folder 1: Collection Description, 1975, 1980Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Misc. Official Papers and receipts, 1847-1854, 1861-1867, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Tax receipts, inventories, tax list, 1849, 1852-1871, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Correspondence, 1842-1850Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Correspondence and Sale Papers, 1852-1860Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Correspondence and Misc. Records, 1862-1870, undatedAdd to your cart.