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 Luther College through sixty years, 1861-1921

Pictures and Biographical information courtesy of Sharyl Ferrall

Luther College Old Main 1865 Photo by Sharyl Ferrall

Karl T. Jacobsen

Photo submitted by Sharyl Ferrall

Luther College faculty biography and personal information, pg 94 & 108

Karl Theodor Jacobsen, 1904-1905, 1920-. A.B. Luther College, 1902; Student, University of Wisconsin, 1903-04; Teacher of Greek, Norwegian, History, Geography and Hebrew, Luther College, 1904-1905; Student, University of Wisconsin, 1905-07, A.M., 1906; Library Assistant, Wisconsin Historical Society, 1906-07; Cataloguer, Library of Congress, 1907-1911; Classifier, University of Chicago Libraries, 1911-1916, Head Classifier, 1916-1920; Librarian, Luther College, 1920-present.

Personal information: Born August 28, 1875 in Decorah, Iowa. Parents, Jacob D. Jacobsen and Guro Ingebrigtsen. Married Florence Marie Stoddard, 1913. Residence, Decorah, Iowa.

He is also pictured in the Luther Faculty, 1922 photo

Photo submitted by Sharyl Ferrall

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