Under, Marie, Papers

Finding Aid

VITRAGE

IHRC

Immigration History Research Center, College of Liberal Arts, University of Minnesota

Descriptive summary

Dates: 1951-1993
Abstract: Poetess. Newspaper clippings, obituary, correspondence, bulletins, poetry, congratulatory
Quantity: 3 ln in
Language: Estonian, German, Swedish, English
Collection ID: IHRC3673

PROVENANCE

Collection transferred to the IHRC from the Estonian Archives in the U.S.A. (EAU) in 2003-2005. It was processed as part of a collaborative project between the Estonian Archives in the USA (Lakewood, NJ), the National Archives of Estonia (NAE), and the IHRC in March 2009. Gristel Ramler and Birgit Nurme of the National Archives in Tallin, Estonia, worked with IHRC staff on the project.

HISTORICAL SKETCH

27.03.1883 - 25.09.1980 Stockholm Born in Tallinn, Estonia. Emigrated to Sweden in 1944. Poet, translator


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION

Collection is organized into six folders: 1. Letter from Marie Under and Artur Adson to Salme (Sally) Sinimets-Sumboru 1951, manuscripts of poems (5) - donated to EAU by S. Sinimets-Sumboru in 1980, 1981 2. Michel Dequeker's (translator of Marie Under's poems) signed manuscript of M. Under's book of verse in French, undated 3. Celebrations of M. Under's 90th jublieum in Baltimore, 31.03.1973 (articles, manuscripts of speeches, poems, photos - donated to EAU by Lilian Esop in 1979 4. "Porkuni preili. Ballaad kogust "Õnnevarjutus" 1929. Gravüürid Agaate Veeber 1967" Bibliphila/Stockholm 1968 5. Collected prints about M. Under (programmes of jublieum celebrations, advertisements from publishers, introducing bulltein of "The Yale Lectures on Estonian poetry", brochure "Marie Under inimesena" by H. Rajamaa, obituary, memorial service programme 6. Newspaper clippings and copies of articles about M. Under


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Under, Marie collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Under, Marie collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota.

For further information regarding the copyright, please contact the IHRC.

CITE AS

The Under, Marie Papers, Estonian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

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