Gyda Varden Lodge #21, Sons of Norway Records, 1903-1983
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Brief Description:

The Gyda Varden Lodge #21, Sons of Norway Records, 1903-1983, consist of materials related to the Gyda Varden Lodge and District IV of the Sons of Norway, as well as the Daughters of Norway. Records related to the Gyda Varden Lodge include meeting minutes, membership information, financial records, and miscellaneous files.

The District IV materials largely consist of meeting minutes, although a small amount of financial information and some photographs are included. Additional materials regarding District IV can be found in OGLMC 1491: District IV, Sons of Norway Records

Also included are meeting minutes for the Daughters of Norway, 1905-1951.

Held at:
Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections
Chester Fritz Library
3051 University Ave Stop 9000
Grand Forks, ND 58202 9000
Phone: 701-777-4625
Fax: 701-777-3319
Email: und.archives [at]
Record Series Number: OGLMC/752
Created by: Gyda Varden Lodge #21, Sons of Norway, Sons of Norway (1895-)
Volume: 5.0 Linear Feet
Acquired: 00/00/1981.

Additional materials were received:

Deposited on permanent loan from Phyllis Johnson, Gyda Varden Lodge, October 10, 1988 (88-1623)

Don Lanes, Grand Forks, North Dakota, June 30, 1995 (95-2023)

Transferred from the Honve House Records, UA 111, in December 2006 (2007-2879)

Access Restrictions: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections.
Subject Index
Ethnicity - Norwegian
Grand Forks - Organizations
Organizational Records
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Norwegian [nor]
Acquisition Notes: Trustees of the Gyda Varden Lodge  Deposited on permanent loan; 82-981
Related Materials: Sons of Norway, District IV Records: OGLMC 1491
PreferredCitation: (Description of Item). Grand Forks Sons of Norway Records. OGLMC 752, Box #, Folder #. Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks.
Finding Aid Revisions: Finding aid added to Archon in May 2015.