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Catalog Number M-0124
Object Name Manuscript
Collection Gustaf Johnson Papers
Title Gustaf Johnson Papers
Year Range from 1896
Year Range to 1941
Scope & Content This collection is comprised of 15 diaries, financial and personal papers written and collected by Gustaf Johnson.
Biographical Information Gustaf Johnson was a Swedish immigrant from Jämtland, Sweden to Milan, Minnesota.
People Johnson, Gustaf.
Series in Collection Collection is arranged in 10 series; folder names listed in parenthesis.

1. Diaries (Diary, Jan. 1896-Dec. 1898; Diary, Jan. 1899-Dec. 1901; Diary, Jan. 1902-Dec. 1904; Diary, Jan. 1905-Jan. 1908; Diary, Jan. 1908-Nov. 1910; Diary, Dec. 1910-Dec. 1912; Diary, Jan. 1913-Dec. 1915; Diary, Jan. 1919-April 1922; Diary, May 1922-May 1925; Diary, May 1925-Jan. 1928; Diary, July 1928-April 1931; Diary, April 1931-July 1934; Diary, Aug. 1934-March 1937; Diary, March 1937-Oct. 1939; Diary, Oct. 1939-May 1941)

2. Bibles (Swedish Bible, 1891; Swedish Bible)

3. Genealogy; Genealogy Charts and Narrative of the Ingeborg and Johannes Nelson Family)

4. Plans (Plans)

5. Financial Papers (Receipts; T. Anderson; Skelgas Service; Bank; Standard Oil Company; Regano Fargo-Moorhead Bakery; Milan Company; Fargo Founding Company; Account Maths; Expenses Ledger, 1890s)

6. Correspondence (Business Financial; Jämtland Community; Religious; Notes)

7. Legal Papers (Contracts)

8. Advertisments (Financial; Government; Household Appliances)

9. Newspaper Clippings (Clippings; Farming)

10. Family Papers (Attendance Certificates)
Physical Dimensions 2.5 cubic feet (3 archives boxes)
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.