Bremer, Fredrika, 1801-1865

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Fredrika Bremer was an internationally-known Swedish writer and feminist. Her early domestic novels and travel writings were popular in Swedish and English, and her later novels, advocating the emancipation of women, influenced reforming legislation that advanced the status of women in Sweden.

From the description of Fredrika Bremer letters, 1848-1859. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 49848570

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From the description of Fredrika Bremer correspondence, circa 1850. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79451339

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referencedIn Childs, George William, 1829-1894. George William Childs papers [manuscript], 1882-1892. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Amy Hemenway collection of autographs, 1791-1873. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Watts, Alaric Alexander, 1797-1864. Letters, 1821-1857. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Bradley, Mary E. (Mary Emily), 1835-1898. Women authors collection, Bra-Broo, 1829-1937. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Blanche Paxton album on William Makepeace Thackeray, 1836-1868 and undated. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Whipple, Edwin Percy, 1819-1886. Papers of Edwin Percy Whipple, 1847-1881. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Bremer, Fredrika, 1801-1865. Card [n.d., n.p.], to Mrs. Ticknor [n.p.]. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn American Swedish Historical Museum Fredrika Bremer collection, Bulk, 1847-1864, 1847-1960 American Swedish Historical Museum
referencedIn James Russell Lowell additional papers, 1802-1898. Houghton Library.
referencedIn James Freeman Clarke additional correspondence, 1787-1886. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Spring, Rebecca. Rebecca Spring papers, ca. 1830-1900. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Fredrika Bremer letters, 1849-1861 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Charles Henry Brainard papers, 1795-1884 and undated. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Autograph File, B, ca.1500-1976. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Aikin-Kortright, Fanny, 1821-1900. Letters by nineteenth century women authors, 1851-1917. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Samuel Gray Ward and Anna Hazard Barker Ward papers, 1823-1934 (inclusive) 1837-1900 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Bremer Fredrika, 1801-1865. Letters, 1846, 1849. Minnesota Historical Society, Division of Archives and Manuscripts
creatorOf Bremer, Fredrika, 1801-1865. Fredrika Bremer letters, 1848-1859. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Additional papers, 1767-1898. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Bremer, Fredrika, 1801-1865. Fredrika Bremer correspondence, circa 1850. Library of Congress
referencedIn Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891. Autograph letter signed : Cambridge, to Messrs. Naylor and Co., [no year]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Butler, William Allen, 1825-1902. Nothing to wear. Hard times. Camille. Michigan State University Libraries, Main Library
referencedIn Dreer, Ferdinand Julius, 1812-1902,. Samuel Carter Hall letters, ca. 1850-1880. Historical Society of Pennsylvania
referencedIn Autograph File, B, ca.1500-1976. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Bremer, Fredrika, 1801-1865. Fredrika Bremer fragment of a letter to an unidentified correspondent : n.p. : ALS, [undated]. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Bremer, Fredrika, 1801-1865. Letter to Mrs. Silsbee. Stockholm, Sweden. 1853 Feb. 11. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Spring, Rebecca Buffum. Raritan Bay Union and Eagleswood Military Academy collection, 1836-1973. New Jersey Historical Society Library
creatorOf Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888. Mary Howitt letters and poems, 1832-1887. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Letters to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1761-1904 (inclusive) 1820-1888 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Heriot, Edward Thomas, 1793-1854. Papers, 1852-1854. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Bremer, Fredrika, 1801-1865,. Autograph letters signed from Fredrika Bremer, [Boston], to [Frances Anne] Kemble [manuscript], 1850. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Thompson, Ruth, 1880-1950. Ruth Gage Thompson papers, 1909-1949. Minnesota Historical Society Library
referencedIn James Thomas Fields collection of autographs and portraits of distinguished women, 1814-1907. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Charles Sumner correspondence, 1829-1874. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Howitt, William, 1792-1879. William Howitt letters and poems, 1834-1876. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888. Letters, 1835-1854. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Dorothea Lynde Dix papers, 1798-1893 (inclusive), 1827-1887 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Sedgwick, Catharine Maria, 1789-1867. Papers of Catharine Maria Sedgwick, 1801-1865 (bulk 1834-1865). University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Additional papers, 1767-1898. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Hart, John S. (John Seely), 1810-1877. John S. Hart letters, 1834-1877. Cornell University Library
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associatedWith American Swedish Historical Museum (Philadelphia, Pa.). corporateBody
associatedWith Brainard, Charles Henry, 1817-1885 person
associatedWith Childs, George William, 1829-1894. person
associatedWith Clarke, James Freeman, 1810-1888 person
correspondedWith Dix, Dorothea Lynde, 1802-1887 person
associatedWith Downing, A. J., 1815-1852. person
associatedWith Dreer, Ferdinand Julius, 1812-1902, person
associatedWith Fields, James Thomas, 1817-1881 person
associatedWith Hall, Virtue, and Co, corporateBody
associatedWith Hart, John S. (John Seely), 1810-1877. person
associatedWith Hemenway, Amy, collector. person
associatedWith Heriot, Edward Thomas, 1793-1854. person
associatedWith Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888, person
associatedWith Howitt, William, 1792-1879. person
correspondedWith Kemble, Fanny, 1809-1893 person
correspondedWith Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 person
associatedWith Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891. person
associatedWith Lowell, Maria, 1821-1853, person
associatedWith Paxton, Blanche, former owner. person
associatedWith Putnam, Mary Lowell, 1810-1898. person
associatedWith Sedgwick, Catharine Maria, 1789-1867. person
associatedWith Spring, Rebecca. person
correspondedWith Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874 person
associatedWith Thompson, Ruth, 1880-1950. person
associatedWith Ticknor, Anna, 1800-1885. person
associatedWith Ward, Samuel Gray. person
associatedWith Watts, Alaric Alexander, 1797-1864. person
associatedWith Whipple, Edwin Percy, 1819-1886. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Boston (Mass.)
Massachusetts--Boston
Sweden
Sweden
Minnesota
Subject
Authors, Swedish--Correspondence
Swedes--Minneapolis
Travelers
Authors and publishers
Women authors, Swedish--Correspondence
Women authors, Swedish
Feminists--Correspondence
Occupation
Authors
Authors--Sweden
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Birth 1801-08-17

Death 1865-12-31

Swedes

Swedish

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