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Anderson, Rasmus B. (Rasmus Bjørn), 1846-1936

LC control no.n 79060410
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Personal name headingAnderson, Rasmus B. (Rasmus Bjørn), 1846-1936
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Variant(s)Anderson, Rasmus Björn, 1846-1936
Anderson, R. B. (Rasmus Bjørn), 1846-1936
Associated countryUnited States
Birth date1846-01-12
Death date1936-03-02
AffiliationUniversity of Wisconsin Norrœna Society
Found inSvedelius, G. Handbook for charcoal burners ... 1875.
LC database, Aug. 22, 2001 (hdg.: Anderson, Rasmus Björn, 1846-1936; usage: Rasmus B. Anderson, R.B. Anderson, Rasmus Bjørn Anderson)
Wikipedia, June 29, 2016 (Rasmus Bjørn Anderson; born January 12, 1846, Albion, Wis., died March 2, 1936; American author, professor, and diplomat; brought to popular attention the idea that Viking explorers discovered the New World and was the originator of Leif Erikson Day; professor at the University of Wisconsin--Madison from 1867-1883; founder of the Norrœna Society; served as the United States Ambassador to Denmark, 1885-1889; editor (1898-1922) of the Norwegian language weekly, Amerika)
Associated languageeng