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Gunnel Linde Papers

Summary Information
Title: Gunnel Linde Papers
Dates: 1964
Creator: Linde, Gunnel
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1976
The papers consist of typescript, reviews, and photos associated with the production of one title.

Repository: University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections

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Collection is open for researchers with no restrictions. Registration with the collection is required.


This collection is protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials.


Den Vita Stenen [The White Stone], 1964

Biographical Sketch

Gunnel Linde was born October 14, 1924, in Stockholm, Sweden. As a child she wrote books for her teddy bears, her cousins, and for herself. She attended Anders Beckmans Reklamskola in Stockholm from 1943-1944, and Stockholms Kontskola in 1953. She began her career as a journalist in 1945. She was a producer of radio programs for children from1957-63, and television programs for children beginning in 1964. Her writings began to be published starting in 1958. Her awards and honors include Diploma of Merit (as runner-up) for the International Hans Christian Andersen Award in 1964 for Till aventys i Skorstensgrand , and the Nils Holgersson Award in 1965 for The White Stone . The White Stone was also chosen by the American Library Association as one of the notable children's books of 1966. In addition to the English translations, some of Ms. Linde's works have been published in Danish, Finnish, Norwegian, German, Japanese, Dutch, and Polish.

Source: Something About the Author Vol 5:112-113.

Collection Scope and Content Note

The papers consist of typescript, reviews, and photos associated with the production of one title.

Subject Terms
Indexing Terms
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  • Linde, Gunnel
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
Den Vita Stenen [The White Stone] 1964 
Note Palmquist, Eric
Stockholm: Albert Bonniers forlag, 1964
Box MF1538
typescript, corrected (157 p.)  Box MF1538
reviews (29 p.)  Box MF1538
photo (1 p.)  Box