Fram searches for and identifies most items in the collection: letters, diaries, office records, artifacts, recordings, publications, scrapbooks, and photos. It also provides full-text articles from the Alumni Magazine for 1936 to 1979 and abstracts for every issue of the Manitou Messenger, the student newspaper (1887-2000).  See also: Manitou Messenger (fully digitized 1887-2015).

First 30 Years of Enrollment (1875-1905)

The archives has assembled the names of over 2700 students who were enrolled during the first 30 years of the college’s history. This document also includes the dates of each student’s enrollment and department.

Digital Resources

The following primary and secondary sources have been digitized and are available in the St. Olaf College Digital Collections:

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