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Plays and stories by Jódís Sigurdson, Winnipeg

    The file contains twenty-one autograph manuscripts and nine typewritten leaves, donated by the author, Jódís Sigurdson (also spelled Sigurðsson and Sigurðson). Although Jódís ís a virtually unknown figure in the history of Icelandic-Canadian immigrant literature, newspaper reports indicate that she was active in Winnipeg as an amateur playwright and supported herself as a teacher for Icelandic immigrant children.

    Original source name : Leikrit og sögur eftir Jódísi Sigurdson, Winnipeg
    English translation : Plays and stories by Jódís Sigurdson, Winnipeg
    Creator : personal fonds
    Document- type 2 : personal
    Reference number : Lbs 3290–3291 4to
    Language(s) : Icelandic
    Geographical coverage : Iceland, Canada
    Time range : 20thc.
    Year(s) : 1933–1950
    Theme 1 : art and culture
    Archive name : Landsbókasafn Íslands—Háskólabókasafn
    Archive name (English) : National and University Library of Iceland
    Archive address : Arngrímsgötu 3, 107 Reykjavík, Iceland
    City : Reykjavík
    Country : Iceland
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