The purpose of the Augustana Institute is to encourage scholarship, archival research, and cultural exchange. As an affiliated organization of the Lutheran Archives Center, it manages an extensive and growing archives as well as a museum displaying significant items from Augustana congregations, personalities, institutions, and authors. It has sponsored lectures and forums and hopes to encourage exchanges of Swedish and American pastors and students.
The Augustana Museum includes displays relating to both the Colonial and Augustana traditions.
To learn more about the Augustana Institute and the collections available contact Curator, Rev. Dr. Kim-Eric Williams at firstname.lastname@example.org.