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Identifier: Series 3

Scope and Contents

Letters and other messages of condolence written to Eric Oldberg on the death of his father, Arne, are included in this addition. Arne Oldberg died on February 113, 1962. The letters date largely from the weeks closely following Arne Oldberg s death. They are arranged alphabetically by surname of correspondent. They have been foldered together and placed at the end of the main body of this series as folder 15 in box 4.


  • 1940-1986

Conditions governing access

Until October 7, 2007, the papers may not be used without the written permission of Mary Swissler Oldberg. In the event of her death or incapacitation conditions on access to the papers will be determined by the University Archivist.


From the Collection: 4.00 Boxes

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Acquisition information

The additions have been separated from papers of Arne Oldberg donated to the University Archives by Mary Swissler Oldberg on October 7, 1987 (Accession #87-237).


Kevin B. Leonard: June 17, 1991.


Repository Details

Part of the Northwestern University Archives Repository

Deering Library, Level 3
1970 Campus Dr.
Evanston IL 60208-2300 US