Thorbjorn Egner Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection contains material related to two theatrical adaptations by Thorbjorn Egner. The collection includes a bound script, sheet music, and a program for Dyrene i Hakkebakkeskogen as well as scripts, programs, records, as well as material related to the English translation of Folk og rovere i Kardemomme by (Translated into English as "People and Robbers in Cardamom Town" or "When the Robbers Came to Cardamom Town."
- 1966-1968, undated
- Egner, Thorbjørn, 1912-1990 (Person)
Language of Materials
Collection is in Norwegian and English.
Conditions Governing Access
Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.
Conditions Governing Use
This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.
Biographical / Historical
Thorbjorn Egner was a Norwegian playwright and songwriter, best known for his works for children. He was born in Oslo, Norway, in 1912 and died in 1990.
.4 Cubic Feet (1 hollinger box)
Mr. Egner's papers include materials for one book in English and one Scandinavian title. The collection includes typescripts, dummy, records with booklets, sheet music, correspondence, and photograph illustrations.
Thorbjorn Egner Papers, Children's Literature Research Collections University of Minnesota Libraries.
- Thorbjorn Egner Papers, 1966-1968, undated
- Larry Peterson and Lois Steer
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