Folklore Fights the Nazis: Humor in Occupied Norway, 1940–1945 by Kathleen Stokker
Armed with jokes, puns, and cartoons, Norwegians tried to keep their spirits high and foster the Resistance by poking fun at the occupying Germans during World War II. Despite a 1942 ordinance mandating death for the ridicule of Nazi soldiers,...
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Vesterheim Magazine Vol 17 No. 2 – Travel to Norway
Vesterheim is published twice a year, featuring in-depth articles focusing on the museum's priceless collections of artifacts, Norwegian-American history and culture, and up-to-date information on all museum events, classes, tours, and education opportunities.This issue focuses on travel to Norway!The magazine is...
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Vesterheim Magazine Vol 18 No. 1 2020 – Immigrant!
Vesterheim is published twice a year, featuring in-depth articles focusing on the museum's priceless collections of artifacts, Norwegian-American history and culture, and up-to-date information on all museum events, classes, tours, and education opportunities.This issue focuses on the Norwegian-American immigrant experience.The magazine...
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Vesterheim Magazine Vol 18 No. 2 2020 – Innovators & Inventors
Vesterheim is published twice a year, featuring in-depth articles focusing on the museum's priceless collections of artifacts, Norwegian-American history and culture, and up-to-date information on all museum events, classes, tours, and education opportunities.This issue focuses on Norwegian Americans innovators and inventors.The...
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Research Guide for Norwegian Genealogy by NAGC
The Research Guide for Norwegian Genealogy provides the building blocks of knowledge and methods for Norwegian Americans who are trying to discover their Norwegian ancestors.  As we think about our ancestors, we want to know where they lived and what...
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Two Homelands: A Historian Considers His Life and Work by Odd S. Lovoll
After decades of telling other's stories, Odd Lovoll places his own life in the larger context of Norwegian and Norwegian American experiences from World War II to the present day.   Paperback, 248 pages, 6 x 9 inches
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Red River Girl - The Art of Orabel Thortvedt
This fascinating coffee table-style book, published in 2020, is the result of a cooperative effort between the West-Telemark Museum in Eidsborg and the Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County, in Moorhead, Minnesota. This is a remarkable publication that tells...
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Norway In America
Catalog of four exhibitions from Vesterheim that were invited for showing in Hamar, Lillehammer, Gjøvik, 1989.  
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Snus I Snogen, Tromf I Brogen En Bok Om Kjenger by Sverre Strandenes
This complete overview of wooden Norwegian drinking vessels includes details and images of over 480 pieces. Includes extensive information about the original owners and farms, plus beer brewing, drinking customs, and rural artists. Norwegian text, short English summary, hardcover.
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Pictures of Longing – Photography and the Norwegian-American Migration by Sigrid Lien, translated by Barbar Sjoholm
Sigrid Lien brings more than 250 photographs into focus as a moving account of Norwegian migration in the nineteenth and early-twentieth centuries. Between 1836 and 1915, in what has been called history's largest population migration, more than 750,000 Norwegians emigrated...
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Felemakarar i Telemark (The fiddle makers of Telemark) by Asbjørn Storesund and Ottar Kåsa
This book provides information about the most important fiddle makers from Telemark, along with pictures of selected instruments from the last 150 years. Includes a catalog with color photos of the collection held by Bø Museum with color photos. Although...
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Nordic Fest: 50 Years Strong by Dawn Svenson Holland
Researched and written by Dawn Svenson Holland. The Nordic Fest 50th anniversary book celebrates the beautiful story of this uniquely nonprofit, noncommercial special event held the last weekend of July in Decorah, Iowa. The book includes 22 chapters and a...
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Ole Goes To War: Men from Norway Who Fought in America's Civil War by Jerry Rosholt
Many Norwegian immigrants came to the United States to form the Wisconsin 15th Regiment and fight in the Civil War. Through historical photographs and the soldiers own words, this book vividly brings to life the human dimension of this pivotal moment...
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Innovative Entrepreneurs of North Dakota and Northwest Minnesota 150 Years of Impact
By Hiram Drache and Bruce Gjovig. This book profiles the innovators and entrepreneurs who founded 65 successful businesses in North Dakota and Northwest Minnesota over the past 150 years. From the early Bonanza farms to retail, agriculture, financial, electronics, and...
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Sámi – Publication of Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum
Featuring articles about the Sámi, the indigenous people of Norway, Sweden, Finland, and the Kola Peninsula of Russia. Authors include Nathan Muus, Scott M. Williams, Faith Fjeld, J.R. Christianson, and Svein Ludvigsen. Muus and Fjeld were two of the guest...
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Vesterheim Magazine Vol. 1, No. 2, 2003 - Incarnations
Vesterheim is published twice a year, featuring in-depth articles focusing on the museum's priceless collections of artifacts, Norwegian-American history and culture, and up-to-date information on all museum events, classes, tours, and education opportunities.This issue showcases ways in which artists are...
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