Studio portrait of Bernt Julius Muus. Muus was born at Snåsa, and completed his theological training in 1854. Emigrated in 1859, and founded St. Olaf College, Northfield, Minnesota, in 1874.
Muus, Bernt Julius
(Born: 1832.03.15 - Dead: 1900.03.14 - Occupation: Pastor, Lay preacher - Further information: Born: Snåsa, Trøndelag; Kristiania Univ. 1849-54 (BA, MA, CT); secondary school teacher 1854-56; ed. Norsk Kirketidende, Kra 1856-59; imm. 1859; Luth. pastor 1859-99; principal Holden Acad., Goodhue Co., Minn. 1869-74; founder of St. Olaf Coll. 1874.)
Oleson, Mrs. John