Sven Liljeblad Centennial Album

 Collection
Identifier: 99-21

Scope and Contents

Commemorative album compiled by Nevada friends and colleagues to celebrate the 100th birthday of Swedish linguist and folklorist Sven Liljeblad; the 90th birthday of his wife, Astrid Liljeblad; and their 50th wedding anniversary. Contents include letters, reminiscences, photographs, and a press release.

Dates

  • 1999

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Biographical Note

Sven Liljeblad was a Professor of Anthropology at the University of Nevada, Reno, and most well-known for his language work documenting language traditions of Indigenous Peoples of the Great Basin.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (3 folders)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

Warren L. D'Azevedo is a professor of Anthropology at the University of Nevada, Reno. Commemorative album compiled by Nevada friends and colleagues to celebrate the 100th birthday of Swedish linguist and folklorist Sven Liljeblad; the 90th birthday of his wife, Astrid Liljeblad; and their 50th wedding anniversary. Contents include letters, reminiscences, photographs, and a press release (1999).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Warren d'Azevedo in 1999.
Title
Sven Liljeblad Centennial Album
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
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Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

Contact:
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
1664 N. Virginia St.
Reno Nevada 89557-0322 USA
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