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Title Rosenquist Collection
Call Number MSS 416
Extent 3 folders
Dates of Creation Originals dated 1942-1945 (Photocopied
Creator Carl Rosenquist
Scope & Content The collection contains letters from two men who served during World War 2 and help document their experiences during the war.
Admin/Biographical History Carl Albert Rosenquist and Frithjof Rosenquist both served in the military during WW2. Both men served in the medical role during the war. Frithjof wrote from a variety of medical hospitals around the country during the war where he tended to injured veterans when they would come home. Carl Albert Renquist served in the medical corps and eventually would be stationed in the Philipines during the war. The vast majority of the letters were written to their sister Ruth who lived in Glyndon, MN who was the mother of the donor.
Subjects World War II
Glyndon (Minn.)
Access Conditions There are no access restrictions on the materials, and the collection is open to all members of the public in accordance with state law.
Copyrights The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming to the laws of libel, privacy, and copyright of the state of Minnesota which may be involved in the use of this collection.
Language of Material English
Archival History Copied from Carol Ekre for inclusion in the collection in 2005.
Containers Letters from Carl Albert Rosenquest, 1942-1945
Letters from Frithjof Rosenquist, 1942-1945
Program from Service Flag Dedication at Glyndon Lutheran Church, 1943