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Kristine Krisrofferson fonds

MSS 100

25 cm of textual records

MSS 100

Born and raised in Gimli, Manitoba, Kristofferson graduated from the Manitoba Normal School. She returned to Gimli, where she taught until retirement. Kristofferson wrote novels, numerous short stories, and articles for Icelandic Canadian newspapers and journals. Much of her writing deals with the original settlement of New Iceland.

Donated by Mrs. Kristofferson, 1987

The collection consists of the manuscripts of four unpublished novels and one published novel. One of the manuscripts is handwritten, three are typescript, and one is both handwritten and typed. The manuscript for the novel Tanya was published in 1951 by Ryerson Press. Other manuscripts include Shadow of Ruth, Letitia, The Rugged Oak, and The Silver Link.

There are no restrictions on the material

No further accurals are expected