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Personal fonds of Guðný Óladóttir (1888–1955)

    The fonds relates to Guðný Óladóttir (1888–1955), housewife in Reykjavík. As a young woman, she travelled to Norway to attend a home economics school, and the fonds include a handwritten recipe book in Norwegian from her time at the school, with newspaper clippings inserted (one dated 1914), as well as booklets in English from 1944 on sewing and canning.

    Original source name : Guðný Óladóttir (1888–1955)
    English translation : Personal fonds of Guðný Óladóttir (1888–1955)
    Creator : personal fonds
    Document- type 2 : personal
    Reference number : KSS 136
    Language(s) : Norwegian, English
    Geographical coverage : Iceland
    Time range : 20thc.
    Year(s) : 1914–1944
    Theme 1 : experience of migration
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    Archive name : Kvennasögusafn Íslands
    Archive name (English) : The Women's History Archives
    Archive address : Arngrímsgötu 3, 107 Reykjavík, Iceland
    City : Reykjavík
    Country : Iceland
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