The Danes in America

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Danish Americans -- History -- Juvenile literature., Danish Ameri
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Surveys the Danish immigration to the United States and discusses the contributions made by Danes to various areas of American life.

StatementPeter L. Petersen.
SeriesThe In America series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE184.S19 P48 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination95 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2727036M
ISBN 10082250233X, 0822510316
LC Control Number86020877

The author touches briefly on aspects of Danish religious and political history that led to emigration, then outlines the Danish experience in the United States. The latter half of the book is devoted to contemporary Danish-American institutions and prominent Americans of Danish : Peter L.

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They founded what became the. A thirty-nine page essay describing the Danish experience in America up to the time of publication (), when Danish immigration was already fifty years old.

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The author elucidates the differences in the circumstances of life in Denmark and other Scandinavian countries. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kjølhede, Peder.

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