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Children's Literature in Sweden and Swedish America

This guide is for anyone looking to conduct research on Swedish and Swedish American children’s literature using Swenson Center resources.

Archival Collections

The Swenson Center has a few collections related to children’s literature in Sweden and Swedish America. Here are just a couple:


SAC P:145  David W. Swanson papers

The collection consist of a paper entitled "Bibliography of American immigration Fiction and Suggestions for a Unit of Study Based Upon American Immigration Fiction." The paper was written for Dr. O. Fritiof Ander's course (Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois) "Teaching of Social Studies."


SAC P:330  Charlotte Odman papers

A story written about a Swedish girl from Ramsosa in Skåne entitled "Anna," 1935.