Undset, Sigrid, 1882-1949

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Norwegian novelist, winner of the 1928 Nobel Prize for literature. An outspoken opponent of Nazism, Undset was forced to flee Norway during World War II, and lived in the United States from 1940 to 1945.

From the description of Letter : Brooklyn, NY, to Blanche Knopf, New York, NY, 1941 January 15. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122639837

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creatorOf Undset, Sigrid, 1882-1949. Return to the future, by Sigrid Undset. University of Delaware Library, Hugh M Morris Library
creatorOf Weisz, Irene Miner. Willa Cather - Irene Miner Weisz papers, 1912-1958. Newberry Library
referencedIn Autograph File, U, 1689-1943. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Undset, Sigrid, 1882-1949. Letter to Mrs Knopf. Bjerkeback, Norway. 1930 Mar. 10. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Emergency Committee in Aid of Displaced Foreign Scholars records, 1927-1949, 1933-1945 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Palestine Statehood Committee: "Concerning the campaigns for a Jewish Army; to save the Jewish people of Europe and the establishment of a Hebrew Republic in Palestine" papers, 1933-1972 (inclusive), 1939-1949 (bulk). Yale University Library
creatorOf Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. Records. Series IV., Author and Book Designer Files, 1911-1979 (bulk 1920-1960). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn Palestine Statehood Committee : "Concerning the campaigns for a Jewish Army ; to save the Jewish people of Europe and the establishment of a Hebrew Republic in Palestine" papers, 1933-1972 (inclusive), 1939-1949 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn Anshen, Ruth Nanda. Ruth Nanda Anshen papers, 1938-1986. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Committee to Defend America by Aiding the Allies. Minneapolis Unit. Committee records, 1940-1942. Minnesota Historical Society Library
referencedIn Sage Colleges. Archives. Honorary degree recipient for 1941, Sigrid Undset. The Sage Colleges Libraries
referencedIn Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Papers, 1844-2002, 1916-1953 Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida
creatorOf Suckow, Ruth, 1892-1960. Papers of Ruth Suckow, 1887-1988. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Alfred, William, 1923-. Papers, [ca.1939]-1966. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Undset, Sigrid, 1882-1949. Letter : Brooklyn, NY, to Blanche Knopf, New York, NY, 1941 January 15. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Lania, Leo, 1896-1961. Papers, 1916-1959. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Ruth Nanda Anshen Papers, 1938-1986. Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan, 1896-1953. Papers, 1844-2002 (bulk: 1916-1953) University of Florida
referencedIn The America magazine archives, 1903-1987. Georgetown University, Joseph Mark Lauinger Memorial Library
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associatedWith Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Alfred, William, 1923- person
associatedWith Anshen, Ruth Nanda. person
associatedWith Anshen, Ruth Nanda. person
associatedWith Committee to Defend America by Aiding the Allies. Minneapolis Unit. corporateBody
associatedWith Emergency Committee in Aid of Displaced Foreign Scholars corporateBody
associatedWith Knopf, Blanche W., 1894-1966, person
associatedWith Lania, Leo, 1896-1961. person
associatedWith Pforzheimer, Carl H. (Carl Howard), 1879-1957. person
associatedWith Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan, 1896-1953. person
associatedWith Suckow, Ruth, 1892-1960. person
associatedWith Weisz, Irene Miner. person
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Norway
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Women authors, Norwegian--20th century--Correspondence
Authors, Norwegian--20th century--Correspondence
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Birth 1882-05-20

Death 1949-06-10

Norwegians

Norwegian

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