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Catalog Number M-0087
Object Name Manuscript
Collection Anderson-Nelson Family Papers
Title Anderson-Nelson Family Papers
Year Range from 1897
Year Range to 1987
Scope & Content This collection is comprised of reciepts, photographs, correspondence, clippings, and other documents (originals and photocopies) related to the lives of various members of the Anderson and Nelson families of Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Biographical Information Collection was donated by Eva Webb, a descendent of the Anderson and Nelson families documented in this collection. Families both contained Swedish immigrants who settled in Minneapolis, Minnesota, specifically in the Seven Corners neighborhood.
People Anderson, Gunnar.
Anderson, John E.
Webb, Eva.
Nelson, Carl R.
Series in Collection Collection is arranged in 2 series; folder names listed in parenthesis.

1. Anderson Family (Carrie Anderson reciepts and checks; Correspondence to Carrie Anderson; Correspondence to Ruth Anderson; John Anderson ID card and wallet; Photocopy of John Anderson citizenship document; Property-related legal documents)

2. Nelson Family (Clippings about Carl Nelson; Photocopy of hand drawn map of 7 Corners; Photocopy of handwritten memoir of Gunnar Nelson; Photocopies of photographs; Photocopies of various documents; Photographs; Unidentified memoir)
Physical Dimensions 0.25 cubic feet (1 archives 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.