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The Resource America-America letters : a Norwegian-American family correspondence, compiled and edited by Bjørn Gunnar Østgård ; with an introduction by Brynhild C. Rowberg

America-America letters : a Norwegian-American family correspondence, compiled and edited by Bjørn Gunnar Østgård ; with an introduction by Brynhild C. Rowberg

Label
America-America letters : a Norwegian-American family correspondence
Title
America-America letters
Title remainder
a Norwegian-American family correspondence
Statement of responsibility
compiled and edited by Bjørn Gunnar Østgård ; with an introduction by Brynhild C. Rowberg
Title variation
Norwegian-American family correspondence
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The family correspondence of the Aaker family who emigrated from Upper Telemark, Norway. Private letters covering the years 1847-1894 "a dramatic period of American history" through an exchange of letters which bring to life "the varied, deeply personal, and changing experiences of individual members of this immigrant family."
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
CRM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Østgård, Bjørn Gunnar
Dewey number
973/.04398200922
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
F358.2.S2
LC item number
A44 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rowberg, Brynhild C
  • Berg, Donald L
  • Norwegian-American Historical Association
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aakeson, Kim Fupz
  • Schodt, Anne Christine
  • Grovens, Mari
  • Grovens, Andreas
  • Aaker, Lars K
  • Aaker family
  • Grovens family
  • Norwegian Americans
  • Norwegian letters
  • Immigrants
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Land settlement
  • Norwegians
  • Middle West
  • Middle West
  • Middle West
  • Middle West
  • Goodhue County (Minn.)
  • Goodhue County (Minn.)
  • Dane County (Wis.)
  • Dane County (Wis.)
  • Winneshiek County (Iowa)
  • Winneshiek County (Iowa)
  • Norway
  • Norway
  • Norway
Target audience
adult
Label
America-America letters : a Norwegian-American family correspondence, compiled and edited by Bjørn Gunnar Østgård ; with an introduction by Brynhild C. Rowberg
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Translated by Donald L. Berg"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Brynhild C. Rowberg. -- Knud S. Aaker: letters from a father. -- The Grovens: Anne, Andreas, and Mari. -- Lars K. Aaker : Politician and family man
Control code
ocm48412999
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxxii, 161 pages
Isbn
9780877320920
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2002512964
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
977.0043982 OS7 ; GE-G ; GE1702NORW pav, RW.
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles
System control number
(OCoLC)48412999
Label
America-America letters : a Norwegian-American family correspondence, compiled and edited by Bjørn Gunnar Østgård ; with an introduction by Brynhild C. Rowberg
Publication
Note
"Translated by Donald L. Berg"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Brynhild C. Rowberg. -- Knud S. Aaker: letters from a father. -- The Grovens: Anne, Andreas, and Mari. -- Lars K. Aaker : Politician and family man
Control code
ocm48412999
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxxii, 161 pages
Isbn
9780877320920
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2002512964
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
977.0043982 OS7 ; GE-G ; GE1702NORW pav, RW.
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles
System control number
(OCoLC)48412999

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