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Name Escanaba (Mich.)
Number of Archive records 5
Number of Photo records 10

Associated Records

Bethany Lutheran Church (Escanaba, Mich.) records - SSIRC-226

Minutes from 1879-1930, 746 pages. Church member records and records of ministerial acts (such as baptism, confirmation, weddings, funerals, etc.) from 1879-1899, 160 pages. Church member records from 1879-1935, 426 pages. Records of ministerial acts (such as baptism, confirmation, weddings, funerals, etc.) from 1900-1934, 268 pages. Founded: 1879

Calvary Baptist Church (Escanaba, Mich.) records - B-146

Minutes from 1902-1936, 288 pages. Church member records from 1902-1951, 50 pages. Books concerning other church activities: -"Trohet emot Kristus' -society minutes from 1905-1914, 86 pages. - Sewing circle -society minutes from 1902-1935, 200 pages. Founded: 1902

Central United Methodist Church (Escanaba, Mich.) records - SA-59

Minutes from 1907-1932, 300 pages. Church member records and records of ministerial acts (such as baptism, confirmation, weddings, funerals, etc.) from 1877-1885, 100 pages. Church member records from 1877-1928, 195 pages. Church member records from Swedish Methodist Church (Cornell, Mich.) from 1909-1911, 8 pages. Church member records from Swedish Methodist Church (Bark River, Mich.) from 1899-1966, 85 pages. Founded: 1877

Evangelical Covenant Church (Escanaba, Mich.) records - S-9:1

Minutes from 1890-1932, 595 pages. Founded: 1888

Image of Allan Kastrup collection. The Swedish American News Exchange.

Allan Kastrup collection. The Swedish American News Exchange. -

Karin Koch reading a newspaper on an airplane (DC-3) from Chicago to Escanaba, Michigan.

Image of Allan Kastrup collection. The Swedish American News Exchange.

Allan Kastrup collection. The Swedish American News Exchange. -

This photograph shows four boys riding their bikes. The focus is on the boy in the middle who wears a large cardboard sign around his neck. The sign shows a picture of Prince Bertil states, "Welcome Prince Bertil" on the front and "I'm a Swede and proud of it." The boys are all dressed in jeans and T-shirts. The back of the photograph states, "1948: Escanaba, Michigan". According to The American Swedish Monthly: Swedish Pioneer Centennial 1848-1948 [June 1948 issue found in the Swenson Swedish Immigration Research stacks at: Immig. f E 184 .S23 A7 24251707] "on the morning of June 15, members of the delegation will go by air to Escanaba, Michigan, where the Swedes of the Upper Michigan Pe

Image of Allan Kastrup collection. The Swedish American News Exchange.

Allan Kastrup collection. The Swedish American News Exchange. -

This photograph shows Theodore Sohlberg and Nils William Olsson speaking to an unknown man. Both gentlemen wear glasses. The back of the photograph states, "From left to right: A. Theodore Sohlberg - Nils William Olsson, unknown - Escanaba, Michigan - June 15, 1948."

Image of Allan Kastrup collection. The Swedish American News Exchange.

Allan Kastrup collection. The Swedish American News Exchange. -

This photograph shows Prince Bertil of Sweden shaking hands with A. Theodore Sohlberg. A. Theodore Sohlberg was a member of the national advisory board and chairman of the Delta County, Michigan Committee for Escanaba and Gladstone celebrations. A man, possibly Per Sandberg, can be seen sitting in the crowd. There are also patriotic banners hung in the background of the photograph. According to The American Swedish Monthly: Swedish Pioneer Centennial 1848-1948 [June 1948 issue found in the Swenson Swedish Immigration Research stacks at: Immig. f E 184 .S23 A7 24251707] "on the morning of June 15, members of the delegation will go by air to Escanaba, Michigan, where the Swedes of the Upper

Image of Allan Kastrup collection. The Swedish American News Exchange.

Allan Kastrup collection. The Swedish American News Exchange. -

This photograph shows Prince Bertil of Sweden shaking hands with A. Theodore Sohlberg. A. Theodore Sohlberg was a member of the national advisory board and chairman of the Delta County, Michigan Committee for Escanaba and Gladstone celebrations. A man, possibly Per Sandberg, can be seen sitting in the crowd. There are also patriotic banners hung in the background of the photograph. The location of the photograph is Escanaba, Michigan. According to The American Swedish Monthly: Swedish Pioneer Centennial 1848-1948 [June 1948 issue found in the Swenson Swedish Immigration Research stacks at: Immig. f E 184 .S23 A7 24251707] "on the morning of June 15, members of the delegation will go by ai

Image of Allan Kastrup collection. The Swedish American News Exchange.

Allan Kastrup collection. The Swedish American News Exchange. -

This photograph shows A. Theodore Sohlberg sitting amongst a crowd. A. Theodore Sohlberg was a member of the national advisory board and chairman of the Delta County, Michigan Committee for Escanaba and Gladstone celebrations. Men visible in the crowd are possibly Per Sandberg, Nils Goude, Dr. Conrad Begendoff. There are also patriotic banners hung in the background of the photograph. The location of the photograph is Escanaba, Michigan. According to The American Swedish Monthly: Swedish Pioneer Centennial 1848-1948 [June 1948 issue found in the Swenson Swedish Immigration Research stacks at: Immig. f E 184 .S23 A7 24251707] "on the morning of June 15, members of the delegation will go by

Image of Allan Kastrup collection. The Swedish American News Exchange.

Allan Kastrup collection. The Swedish American News Exchange. -

This photograph shows some of the festivities at the Svenskarna Dag celebration held in Escanaba, Michigan. Performers/dancers in dresses and bonnets can be seen on a stage. Sitting behind the performers appears to be the dignitaries, including Prince Bertil of Sweden.

Image of Allan Kastrup collection. The Swedish American News Exchange.

Allan Kastrup collection. The Swedish American News Exchange. -

This photograph shows some of the festivities at the Svenskarna Dag celebration held in Escanaba, Michigan. Performing on the stage are little girls in diapers and bows dancing. Sitting behind the performers are the dignitaries, including Prince Bertil of Sweden and Theodore Solhberg.

Image of Allan Kastrup collection. The Swedish American News Exchange.

Allan Kastrup collection. The Swedish American News Exchange. -

This photograph shows a young girl wearing a dress with polka dots greeting Prince Bertil of Sweden. This photograph was taken during the festivities at the Svenskarna Dag celebration held in Escanaba, Michigan.

Image of Allan Kastrup collection. The Swedish American News Exchange.

Allan Kastrup collection. The Swedish American News Exchange. -

This photograph shows an older women and young women sitting all in a line. The younger women are wearing an outfit with a Swedish flag on them. The note card that accompanied the photograph states, "Sofiaflickorna - Maja Carlgren, director - Escanaba, Michigan 1948." These women may have been members of a gymnastics group called, "Sofiaflickorna" who were to perform at the celebration. This photograph was taken during the festivities at the Svenskarna Dag celebration held in Escanaba, Michigan.