Geology Collection

Hematite Iron Oxide
Hematite Iron Oxide "Kidney Ore"

Several thousand rock, mineral and fossil specimens are contained within the geological collection. The core collection was originally part of the Norwegian-American Museum, returned to the college in 1972. Other notable specimens include the Ellison Orr collection of fossils; rocks and minerals donated by potter, Marguerite Wildenhain; the Wallace Skarshaug fossil collection; specimens donated by Jean Young and a collection of Cold Water Cave photos by Jerry Grier.

Luther Geology Collection