Guide to the Olav K. Lundeberg Papers, circa 1940s-


Olav K. Lundeberg taught at Duke in the Dept. of Romance Languages from 1931-1948. This collection includes photographs, a bulletin, and a guest log from social events hosted by Lundeberg and his wife.

Collection Details

Record Group
Olav K. Lundeberg papers
circa 1940s-
Lundeberg, Olav K.
0.25 Linear Feet, 12 Items
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Material in English, Spanish

Collection Overview

The collection includes a copy of the 1949 February "Bulletin of Duke University: School of Spanish Studies," photographs, and a guest log of social events hosted by Lundeberg and his wife.

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How to Cite

[Identification of item], Olav K. Lundeberg Papers, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

Bulletin of Duke University: School of Spanish Studies, 1949 Feb.
Box 1
Photographs, circa 1940s
Box 1
Guest Log, 1942-1948
Box 1

Historical Note

Olav K. Lundeberg graduated with an A.B. from St. Olaf College and earned his M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota. He came to Duke in 1931 and served as Associate Professor of Romance Languages. He founded the Summer School of Spanish Studies in 1942 and was its director. Lundeberg also worked as associate editor of the journal Hispania. He died in 1948 at the age of 54.

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The Olav K. Lundeberg Papers were received by the University Archives as a gift in 2012.

Processing Information

Processed by Kimberly Sims, July 2012

Encoded by Kimberly Sims, July 2012

Accession UA2012-0002 is described in this finding aid.