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Catalog Number M-0012
Object Name File, Document
Collection Personal Collections
Title Margareta L. Astroth Papers
Year Range from 1918
Year Range to 1959
Scope & Content This collection is comprised of correspondence, photographs, clippings, diaries, notebooks, programs, ledgers, gradebooks, travel documents, and ephemera collected during the lifetime of Margareta Liljenstolpe Astroth.
Margareta's work as a teacher and piano instructor are documented, and her diaries record daily happenings and word study. Materials also include various ephemera from two trips she took to Sweden, programs from various church and community events, and photographs of her and the family. Also included are clippings and other materials related to Margareta's husband, Frank B. Astroth, including papers from his military service and work with the American Jersey Cattle Club.
Biographical Information Margareta Astroth was born Margareta Liljenstolpe. She and her husband Frank B. Astroth lived in Minnesota in the early to mid 20th century. They had one son, Carl.
People Astroth, Margareta Liljenstolpe.
Astroth, Frank B.
Korth, Jerome.
Korth, Herman.
Series in Collection Collection is arranged in 2 series; folder names listed in parenthesis.

1. Margareta Liljenstolpe Astroth (1936 Trip to Sweden; 1959 Trip to Sweden; Clippings; Correspondence; Photograph Album; Programs and Events; Publications about the Midwest; Diaries)

2. Frank B. Astroth (Address Book; The American Jersey Cattle Club; Nebraska Clothing Co.; U.S. Army Papers)
Physical Dimensions 0.75 cubic feet (1 archives box and 1 flat storage box)
Copyrights Copyright for this collection is held by the American Swedish Institute. Staff will provide photocopies of collection materials for personal use at researcher's expense. Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce materials must be secured in writing from the American Swedish Institute.
Search Terms Omaha
Minneapolis
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