The Papers of Ingebrit Dorrum, 1877-1952
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Brief Description: Documentation consists of photographs from Luther College, one postcard, one letter, one speech (1910), a poem, constitutions and by-laws of "Tronderne" (a group of Norwegians starting an organization), "History of Graduating class of Pacific Lutheran Academy 1902," 1939; "Wisdom of the Old Norseman," 1910; paper presented at a Norwegian women's club; article by David T. Nelson (copies in English and Norwegian); article "Among Life's step Children;" "Mere spas" by R.B. Anderson.
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Luther College Archives
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Decorah, IA 52101
Phone: 563-387-1805
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Record Series Number: LCA/RG15/Dorrum, I
Created by: Dorrum, Ingebrit (1877-1952)
Volume: 0.2 Linear Feet
Biographical Note for Dorrum, Ingebrit (1877-1952) :

Dorrum graduated from Luther College in 1904.  He received his master’s degree from Harvard in 1911.  He eventually became a professor at Luther.  Dorrum also translated and edited many works, including Stories and Poems by Jonas Lie in 1914 and The Wisdom of the Old Norsemen in 1939.


Dorrum studerte ved Luther College til 1904. Han tok mastergraden ved Harvard i 1911. Senere ble han professor på Luther. Dorrum oversatte og redigerte mange verk, blant annet Stories and Poems by Jonas Lie i 1914 og The Wisdom of the Old Norsemen i 1939.

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PreferredCitation: Cite unpublished materials: Ingebrit Dorrum Papers RG15 Manuscripts, Luther College Archives, Decorah, Iowa
Finding Aid Revisions: 11/15/19: EC updated the preferred citation.