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Catalog Number M-0016
Object Name File, Document
Collection Personal Collections
Title John Blomquist Papers
Year Range from 1867
Year Range to 1970
Scope & Content This collection is comprised of photographs, correspondence, personal recollections, and scrapbooks related to John Blomquist and his extended family. Also included are materials related to the First Lutheran Church in Harris, Minnesota and the Fish Lake Lutheran Church.
Biographical Information John Blomquist was a Swedish immigrant to Minnesota; his family settled in Chisago County, some near Fish Lake and others near Harris, Minnesota. His extended family was comprised of individuals with surnames of Blomquist, Akerman/Okerman, and Anderson.
People Blomquist, John A.
Blomquist, Edward A.
Blomquist, Edith Sylviana.
Series in Collection Collection is arranged in 5 series; folder names listed in parenthesis.

1. John Blomquist (Correspondence; Photographs; Photographs of Family; Various Photographs)

2. Edward A. Blomquist (Correspondence)

3. Edith Sylviana Blomquist (Personal Reflections; Family and Community Notes: Harris, Chisago County, Minnesota)

4. Akerman/Okerman Family (Photographs; Postcards; Scrapbook)

5. Chisago County Churches (First Lutheran Church (Harris, MN); Fish Lake Lutheran Church)
Physical Dimensions 0.50 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.
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