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    • Pontoppidan Lutheran Church, Ellendale, Minnesota

    • 1868 - 1918
    • Professional portrait of "The Church and Settled Pastors of Pontoppidan Lutheran Congregation from 1868 to 1918". Includes photos of P.J. Ostergaard, 1884-1886, Nils Olson 1868-1880, N.S. Heggerness 1880-1882, R. Anderson 1887-1890, H.S. Quanbeck...
    • Luther Seminary Archives
    • Bird's-eye view of Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1874?
    • Bird's eye view of Minneapolis. Many churches, sawmills, hotels and points of interest are identified on the bottom margin.
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Our Saviour's Lutheran Church, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1875
    • Stereogram of church group outside Our Saviour's Lutheran Church. Back of stereogram has an official label which states, "The Norwegian Lutheran Synode Held at Minneapolis, Minn. 1875. The Representatives."
    • Luther Seminary Archives
    • Hauge Church, Jackson, Minnesota

    • 1875 - 1880
    • Front, back, and side exterior side view of Hauge Church with men, women, buggies and wagon.
    • Luther Seminary Archives
    • Hauge Church, Jackson, Minnesota

    • 1875 - 1880
    • Front and side exterior side view of Hauge Church with men, women, and buggies.
    • Luther Seminary Archives
    • Early city view, St. Peter, Minnesota

    • 1880 - 1886
    • This photograph shows a view of St. Peter, looking north along Third street from its intersection with Park Row. At right is Theodore Knoll's store, and at left is the St. Peter Marble Works. The spire of the Norwegian Lutheran Church is visible...
    • Nicollet County Historical Society
    • Faculty and student body of Augsburg Seminary in Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1880 - 1889
    • This composite photograph shows the faculty and student body of Augsburg Seminary during one of the years in the 1880s. Note the fluted ""ruff"" collar that was typical for clergymen to wear in the Dano-Norwegian Lutheran church tradition.
    • Luther Seminary Archives
    • Augsburg Seminary diploma, St. Paul, Minnesota

    • 1880 - 1889
    • This document is an Augsburg Seminary diploma that was presented in the 1880s. The diploma includes an engraving of the seminary's original Main Building which was destroyed by fire sometime before 1900. Diploma reads: Augsburg Seminary;...
    • Luther Seminary Archives
    • Sytende Mai parade, Moorhead, Minnesota

    • 1880-05-17
    • Stereoview of band and two men carrying large flags lead a parade celebrating Sytende Mai or Norwegian Constitution Day on May 17, 1880. The view is northwest on 4th Street from the Main Avenue. Behind the flags and band are members of Moorhead's...
    • Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
    • Aftermath of the fire of November 1887, St. Peter, Minnesota

    • 1887
    • This photograph shows part of the business district in St. Peter after the November 1887 fire. The Nicollet Hotel at Minnesota Avenue and Park Row is at left. The view to the north includes the Church of the Holy Communion, right of center, and...
    • Nicollet County Historical Society
    • Camp Release Lutheran, Granite Falls, Minnesota

    • 1887
    • Congregation outside of Camp Release[?] Lutheran. Back of photograph labeled, "Camp Release Mgh's kirke Yellow Medicine Co, Minn. Byget aaret [begun] 1887. Disbanded."
    • Luther Seminary Archives
    • Luther Seminary building, Robbinsdale, Minnesota

    • 1888 - 1895
    • Controversy over the doctrine of election (or predestination) rocked the Norwegian Synod in the 1880s. A group called the ""Anti-Missourian Brotherhood"" split off from the Synod and formed its own seminary in Northfield, Minn. The Norwegian...
    • Luther Seminary Archives
    • Aurora Ski Club Members, Red Wing, Minnesota

    • 1890
    • Pictured left to right are Paul Mikkel, Torjus Hemmestvedt, and B. Hjermstad. These Norwegian skiers were charter members of the Aurora Ski Club in Red Wing.
    • Goodhue County Historical Society
    • Adults relaxing, Kandiyohi County, Minnesota

    • 1890 - 1915
    • Photo of adults sitting around relaxing. A man on the right has a violin. There are three men and two women. Images in this collection were found in the attic of an old farm house in Kandiyohi County formerly owned by George Kallevig. Whether these...
    • Kandiyohi County Historical Society
    • Portrait of Thomas Johnsen, Norseland, Minnesota

    • 1890?
    • Pastor Thomas Johnsen (1837-1906) served as the pastor of the Norseland Lutheran Church (originally known as Nicollet Lutheran Church) in Nicollet County, Minnesota from 1863 until 1906. He was a member of the Norwegian Synod. His original field...
    • Norseland Lutheran Church
    • Mathew S. Burrows Company, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1890?
    • The Aftenro Society was organized in 1908 by a group of Norwegian women to raise money for the construction of a good Christian old people's home. Their first building was opened in 1921 with 30 residents and was named for the Norwegian word...
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Tally Ho wagon, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1890?
    • Men aboard a Tally Ho wagon with three pairs of horses at twenty fifth avenue west in Lincoln park; Zion Norwegian Lutheran church; houses; children
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Neighborhoods of Duluth: Central Hillside,  Duluth Central High School, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1892?
    • Central Hillside; Duluth Central High school building was the talk of the country when it was built in 1891-1892; architects Palmer and Hall of Duluth based the school's design on Richardson's Romanesque Allegheny Courthouse in Pittsburgh; the...
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Our Savior's Lutheran Church, Sacred Heart, Minnesota

    • 1895 - 1905
    • Exterior view of church building with congregation out front. Man driving horse and buggy. On back of photo: "Vor Frelsers Meninghedskirke in Sacred Heart, Minn."
    • Luther Seminary Archives
    • Luther Seminary building, Hamline Avenue, St. Paul, Minnesota

    • 1895 - 1917
    • Luther Seminary moved to this facility on Hamline Avenue in St. Paul in 1899 and remained there until its 1917 merger with Red Wing Seminary and the United Church Seminary at the latter's campus in the St. Anthony Park neighborhood of St. Paul....
    • Luther Seminary Archives
    • Price List of Groceries from J. Leachman & Son, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1896-10-15
    • Illustrated catalog of goods for sale at Leachman's Supply House. Includes bulk foods, clothing and accessories, lamps, dinner sets, photo albums, instruments, books, bibles, and more. Some text in Norwegian.
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Red Wing Seminary, Red Wing, Minnesota

    • 1898
    • Shown here are the six members of the Red Wing Seminary class of 1898 and their two professors. Top left: Professors Hans Hanson Bergsland (1858-1907) and Martin Gustav Hanson (1859-1915). Top right: Johan Johannesen Dahle (1867-1950) and Ole...
    • Luther Seminary Archives
    • Little Cedar Lutheran Church, Adams, Minnesota

    • 1898 - 1902
    • Distant exterior view of Little Cedar Lutheran Church with horse buggies. Back of photo includes the following information, "given by Miss Ida Anderson, Adams, Minnesota: Date 1902, Rev. Wm. Rasmussen, Pastor. Horsebarns built 1898 or 1899. ...
    • Luther Seminary Archives
    • Marching band, Red Wing, Minnesota

    • 1898?
    • Portrait of the Old Trinity Evangelical Norwegian Lutheran Church marching band in the parlor of the Lutheran Ladies Seminary.
    • Goodhue County Historical Society
    • United Church Seminary cornerstone laying, St. Paul, Minnesota

    • 1899 - 1900
    • This photo depicts the cornerstone laying for the United Church Seminary building. The cornerstone is inscribed with the date ""1900,"" but we know the building was not used until 1902, so the exact timing of events requires more research. It was...
    • Luther Seminary Archives
    • Confirmation Class in Storden, Minnesota

    • 1900
    • A Confirmation class of Storden Norwegian Methodist Church. Back row: Anna Hofstad, Gudrun Hofstad. Front row: Petra Hofstad, Rev. Schollert, Hans Mork.
    • Minnesota Annual Conference United Methodist Church
    • Red Wing Seminary campus, Red Wing, Minnesota

    • 1900
    • This photograph shows three of the buildings on the Red Wing Seminary campus that sat on top of a bluff overlooking the Mississippi River. Front of photograph reads: Campus, Red Wing Seminary, Red Wing, Minn.
    • Luther Seminary Archives
    • Lyceum Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1900 - 1910
    • The Lyceum Theater at 423 West Superior Street had a seating capacity of 1,281 for operas, plays, and vaudeville until 1921 when it was a movie house. Built in 1891 with lumberman Andreas M. Miller financing, it stood until torn down in January...
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Portrait of Magnus Ihler, Norway

    • 1900?
    • Portrait of Magnus Ihler in Norway in uniform for compulsory military duty .
    • Stevens County Museum and Historical Society
    • First Lutheran Church, Madelia, Minnesota

    • 1901
    • Exterior view of early church building. Noted on back, "Faith Lutheran Church (1962, has this name). Merged with Lincoln Lutheran to become Faith Lutheran."
    • Luther Seminary Archives
    • Du Glada Theatre, Starbuck, Minnesota

    • 1901-1910
    • Exterior view of the Norwegian theater in Starbuck, Minnesota. Three men stand on the front porch. The movie poster is for Captain Kidd.
    • Pope County Historical Society
    • Bockman Hall dedication, St. Paul, Minnesota

    • 1902
    • The United Church built a new seminary at 2375 Como Avenue in the St. Anthony Park neighborhood of St. Paul. Shown here is the building's dedication at the annual meeting of the United Norwegian Lutheran Church in 1902. The building was later named...
    • Luther Seminary Archives
    • Norwegian Lutheran Church, Hendricks, Minnesota

    • 1902 - 1912
    • The Norwegian Lutheran Church, Hendricks, Minnesota, became a spinoff congregation from Singsaas Lutheran Church. This building was First Lutheran Church until they moved to another building in 1963. Today this building is the Grace United...
    • Lincoln County Historical Society
    • Cornerstone laying of Steensland Library, Northfield, Minnesota

    • 1902-05-17
    • Large crowd observing cornerstone laying ceremony for Steensland Library. Steensland Library; cornerstone laying; Ellestad, nils J. (1845-1912) vice-president of the United Norwegian Church in America to right of cornerstone; Kildahl, John N....
    • St. Olaf College
    • South Lake Johanna Lutheran Church, Brooten, Minnesota

    • 1903
    • Exterior view of the South Lake Johanna Lutheran Church, likely at the dedication of the building in 1903 led by Reverend D. C. Jordahl. This church was built by Gunvald Aslakson who also built the furnishings. A sacristy was added to the...
    • Pope County Historical Society

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