University of Minnesota


Larson, John Edor, Papers

Finding Aid

VITRAGE

IHRC

Immigration History Research Center, College of Liberal Arts, University of Minnesota

Descriptive summary

Creator: Larson, John Edor
Dates: 1885-1948
Abstract: Autobiography of John Edor Larson describing his childhood in Sweden, emigration to the United States in 1901, studies at Augustana College and early ministry.
Quantity: .5 lin. in.
Language: English
Collection ID: IHRC3878

HISTORICAL SKETCH

John Edor Larson was born on July 29, 1885 in Fagered, Halland, Sweden, immigrated to the U.S. in 1901, received a BA degree from Augustana College in 1909, his BD degree from Augustana Seminary in 1912 when he was also ordained. Served in Gwinner Oaks, North Dakota (1912-1921), and Parkers Prairie, Minnesota (1921-1930), Wahoo, Minnesota (1930-1948). Died June 16, 1963.

DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION

ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Larson, John Edor collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Larson, John Edor collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Reseach Center, University of Minnesota.

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CITE AS

The Larson, John Edor Papers, General/Multiethnic Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

Index Terms

Swedish
Religious life

 

 

 


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