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Thorbjorn Egner Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-371

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."

Dates

  • 1966-1968, undated

Creator

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.

Extent

.4 Cubic Feet (1 hollinger box)

Abstract

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.

Arrangement

Thorbjorn Egner Papers, Children's Literature Research Collections University of Minnesota Libraries.
Title
Thorbjorn Egner Papers, 1966-1968, undated
Status
Completed
Author
Larry Peterson and Lois Steer
Date
2003
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Collecting Area Details

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Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library