Bertha Buan clippings, undated

Title

Bertha Buan clippings, undated

Identifier

P1255

Date

Undated

Creator

Description

Lyric verse published mainly in the "Duluth Skandinav" by a poet who came from Beistad, Trøndelag, and who lived in Duluth, Minnesota. Some of her poems were set to music, of which several are found in the collection. Includes a 16-page pamphlet titled "Stevne minne; Dikte". For a biographical sketch of Haldor S. and Bertha Buan, see "Family Sagas," ed. Kristine Leander (1997), pages 19-20.

See in library collection, "Tre-Kløver-Hjørnet" (Duluth, Fuhr, 1947, 56 p.), on which she collaborated with Rosanna Gutterud Johnsrud and Marcus Tellevik. Another copy in Johnsrud papers, (see P0948).

Includes scores, "Bluebells" (1944); "DU Deilige Trondhhjems Fjord" (1943); "My Christmas Boat" (1942); "My Home Land (Norway)" (1944); "Song to our Flag" (1942); "When the Boys Come Home Again" (1944). Poems: "Trøndere!"; "Tribute to Minnesota"; "Vår Syttende Mai"; "Christian Ellingsen og Egil Hammer (in memoriam)"; "Marcus Televik (in Memoriam)"; "Henrik Ibsen"
1 folder

Language

Norwegian
English

Type

Poetry

Citation

Buan, Bertha, “Bertha Buan clippings, undated,” Norwegian-American Historical Association , accessed November 27, 2021, https://naha.omeka.net/items/show/1228.

Item Relations

This Item Related Collection Item: Rosanna Gutterud Johnsrud papers, 1927-1975