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2017 Ander Lecture Join us on October 7th for this year's lecture, "American Rune Stone— Monument, Memorial and Myth," presented by Dr. David Kreuger, author of "Myths of the Rune Stone: Viking Martyrs and the Birthplace of America."

Swedish genealogists to offer services The Swenson Center welcomes the renowned SwedGenTour group of Swedish genealogists to Augustana on Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017, giving lectures and one-on-one research sessions. Click for details and registration.

Exhibit: Charles Lindbergh The exhibit on display in the Swenson Center's reading room is "Flying Fool: Charles Lindbergh's Story." On display through August. Can't visit? Click to check out the virtual exhibit.

Swedish American newspaper

Swedish American Newspapers Digitized Now online! Swedish American Newspapers is an online portal which allows users to explore more than 300,000 pages from 28 different Swedish American newspaper titles published across the United States between 1859 and 2007.

Swedish American Immigration History A brief history of the Swedish mass migration to North America written by Swenson Center Director Dr. Dag Blanck.

People celebrating midsommar

Support The Swenson Center is a nonprofit organization that depends entirely on donations from generous people like you. Consider becoming a member today!

Denkmann

Location The Swenson Center is located in Denkmann Memorial Hall on Augustana College's campus in Rock Island, IL.

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Hours Monday-Friday 9:00am-12:00pm & 1:00pm-4:30pm. **Please make an appointment.** During the summer, the Center closes at 12:00pm on Fridays.