The Papers of Carl Døving, 1909-1937 | Luther College Archives

Collection Overview

Title: The Papers of Carl Døving, 1909-1937Add to your cart.

ID: LCA/RG15/Døving, C

Primary Creator: Døving, Carl (1867-1937)

Extent: 0.2 Linear Feet. More info below.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Documentation consists of scripts from radio talks (10); translations and essays (15+).

Biographical Note

Born Mar. 21, 1867 at Norddalen, Sondmore, Norway, of Ingebrigt N. Doving and Inger Martha (Bjorstad). Teacher in the Schreuder Mission, 1883-90. To America, 1890. Attended Luther College 1890-1893, member of the Chips staff during those years (A.B.); Luther Sen., 1893-96 (C.T). Pastpr, Red Wing, Minn., 1896-97; near Mentovideo, Minn., 1897-1904; Greenpoint, Brooklyn, N.Y., 1904-11; city missionary, Chicago, 1912-. Hymnary Com., 1910-13.  Author, "Billeder fra Syd-Afrika," 1892; "Blandt Zuluerne i Syd Afrika," 1894; translated many hymns, of which 32 are in "Lutherna Hymnary," 1913.

became an ordained minister and author.

Administrative Information

Repository: Luther College Archives

Alternate Extent Statement: 1 box

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Preferred Citation: Cite unpublished materials: Cari Døvin Papers RG15 Manuscripts, Luther College Archives, Decorah, Iowa

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

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[Box 1: Scholar Files, 1934-1937],

Box 1: Scholar Files, 1934-1937Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Radio Talks, 1934-1937Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Translations and Hymns, 1909Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Translations/Essays, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Translations/Essays, n.d.Add to your cart.
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