History Center

Archives of the Baptist General Conference and Bethel University


The History Center houses documents significant to Swedish Baptist institutional, cultural and immigration history, the Baptist General Conference, and Bethel University. The History Center is located on the second floor of the Carl H. Lundquist Addition at the Bethel Seminary Library in St. Paul.

Interested in visiting BGC historic sites? To assist you in your travels, we've compiled a list of significant historic sites and their locations.

Walker Hall

The 50th Jubilee of the Swedish Baptists, October 1, 1902.   Walker Hall, Morgan Park, Illinois

The Bethel History Center has released a new book, 5 Decades of Growth and Change. To find out more visit our news story.

Order from:
Bethel Bookstore
3900 Bethel Dr. St. Paul, MN 55112 651.638.6202

Harvest Books
2002 S. Arlington Heights Rd. Arlington Heights, IL 60005 customerservice@harvestbooks.org

Picture of the cover of a book 5 Decades of Growth and Change, from the Bethel History Center