Professor Carlton C. Qualey, editor
of the present volume, is chairman of the department of history
in Carleton College, North-field, Minnesota. He was recently
appointed Laird Bell Professor of History.
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Dr. Eugene L. Fevold is professor of church history in Luther
Theological Seminary, St. Paul. He is the author, with E.
Clifford Nelson, of The Lutheran Church among Norwegian-Americans:
A History of the Evangelical Lutheran Church (Minneapolis,
1960). Dr. Millard L. Gieske is assistant dean of the graduate
school in the University of Minnesota. He has done book reviews
for Minnesota History, and is presently working on a history
of the evolution of the Democratic—Farmer-Labor party in Minnesota.
Miss Nora O. Solum, professor emeritus of English, St. Olaf
College, has done a number of Rølvaag translations
and was collaborator with Theodore Jorgenson on O. E. Rølvaag:
A Biography (New York and London, 1989).
Professor C. A. Clausen recently retired as professor of
history in St. Olaf College, Northfield. He is the editor
of The Lady with the Pen: Elise Wærenskjold in Texas,
published by the association in 1961, and of various articles
and translations in the present series.
Miss Beulah Folkedahl is curator of archives for the Norwegian-American
Historical Association. Besides several articles and translations,
she has compiled three of the "Some Recent Publications"
series for Norwegian-American Studies.
Miss Nina Draxten, assistant professor of literature and
writing the general college, University of Minnesota, is engaged
in completing her book on Kristofer Janson’s years in America.
Dr. Arlow W. Andersen is professor of history in Wisconsin
State University, Oshkosh. He is the author of The Immigrant
Takes His Stand: The Norwegian-American Press and Public Affairs,
1847—1872 (Northfield, 1953) and The Salt of the Earth: A
History of Norwegian-Danish Methodism in America (Nashville,
Dr. Marc L. Ratner is professor of English in California
State College at Hayward. He is the author of a number of
critical articles in periodicals and will publish a book on
William Styron next year.
Lionel G. Thorsness, Chicago, Illinois, President
David T. Nelson, Decorah, Iowa, Vice-President
Magnus Bjorndal, Weehawken, New Jersey, Vice-President
Andrew E. Wigeland, Evanston, Illinois, Vice-President
Norman O. Olson, Chicago, Illinois, Treasurer
Lloyd Hustvedt, Northfield, Minnesota, Secretary
Sverre Arestad, Seattle, Washington
Henning C. Boe, Seattle, Washington
Reidar Dittmann, Northfield, Minnesota
Gunnar Gundersen, La Crosse, Wisconsin
Gunnar E. Gunderson, Chicago, Illinois
Sevrin A. Haram, New York, New York
Derwood Johnson, Waco, Texas
Ole G. Landsverk, Glendale, California
Rolf A. Syrdal, Decorah, Iowa
Roy N. Thorshov, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Harry J. Williams, Kenilworth, Illinois
BOARD OF PUBLICATIONS
C. A. Clausen, Northfield, Minnesota
Erik J. Friis, New York, New York
Einar Haugen, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Peter A. Munch, Carbondale, Illinois
Carlton C. Qualey, Northfield, Minnesota
Kenneth O. Bjork, Northfield, Minnesota, Editor
Theodore C. Blegen, St. Paul, Minnesota, Advisory Member