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Brandt, Nils Olsen

(January 29, 1824–1921). B. Norw.; grad. U. of Norway, Christiania (Oslo); ordained 1851; to Am. 1851; pastor Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Decorah, Iowa, 1851–82 (resigned); taught language and religion at Luther Coll., Decorah, Iowa, beginning 1865; helped organize Norw. Syn. 1853; its vice-pres. 1857–71; coed. Kirketidende beginning 1869.

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