Ludwig Ernst Fuerbringer Collection
The collection contains miscellaneous essays, biographical materials, photographs, correspondence, sermons, files, class notebooks, lecture notes, etc. See the link to the finding aid under the External Documents header.
- 1880 - 1930
- Fuerbringer, L. (Ludwig), 1864-1947 (Person)
Language of Materials
8.33 Linear Feet (Twenty 5" document boxes)
Biographical / Historical
Ludwig Fuerbringer was born on 29 May 1864 in Frankenmuth, Michigan. After attending both Concordia College, Ft. Wayne and Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, he was called to assist his father (Ottomar) at the Lorenzkirche in 1885. In 1893 he was called to teach at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. From 1931 to 1943 he served as the president of the seminary. He also served on numerous synodical boards including the Board for Foreign Missions and the Committee on Constitutional matters. For forty-six years Ludwig was the editor of "Der Lutheraner". He died on 6 May 1947.
A-02-03-1 to A-02-03-4