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Olaf M. Wangensteen Collection

 Unprocessed — Box: 03647 C
Identifier: H2008-063

Content Description

The collection consists of two letters written by Lutheran Pastor Olaf M. Wangensteen of Pierpont, SD in northwestern Day County. The letters were written to his son Martin on January 13, 1926 and March 29, 1926. Martin was attending classes at the Lutheran Normal School in Madison, MN. The Lutheran Normal School was open from 1892 to 1932. The letters discuss Martin at school and his parent’s life and work in Pierpont. The letter also discusses some family plans for the Easter Holiday. There is also mention of a Reverend Dyer who is doing evangelical work near Pierpont.

Acquisition Type


Restrictions Apply



  • 1926



0.1 Cubic Feet