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Welcome to the Norwegian-American Historical Association!Donate Now

Dedicated to locating, collecting, preserving, and interpreting the Norwegian-American experience with accuracy, integrity and liveliness.

NAHA was organized October 6, 1925, as a national center for the collection and preservation of historical material. Now in its 92nd year, the Association has published more than 100 books of scholarly merit and its archive is home to more than 1,700 collections. NAHA is located on the campus of St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota.


To better serve our patrons, the archives are open by appointment only. Please call 507-786-3450 or email to plan your visit. Thank you!


NAHA is currently searching for a permanent, part-time archivist. For more information can be found at this link. Please help us spread the word!

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A membership to the Norwegian-American Historical Association is a great gift for the history lover on your list. It can also be the perfect way to introduce a friend or family member to their Norwegian roots. Order by Dec. 18 to ensure delivery by Dec. 24. For more information, visit our membership page.


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