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Catalog Number M-0188
Object Name Manuscript
Collection Phyllis Bakke Papers
Title Phyllis Bakke Papers
Year Range from 1968
Year Range to 1991
Scope & Content Collection contains correspondence, official documents, and photos from Phyllis Bakke, who worked for the Swedish Consulate General in Minneapolis for a number of years as Executive Secretary, Chancellor, Vice Consul, and Honorary Consul.
People Bakke, Phyllis, 1924-2016.
Series in Collection The collection is arranged in the following series and subseries:

1. Correspondence

Invitations and Programs; Press; Personal (1945 and 1960-1969; 1970-1977); Swedish Consulate; Swedish Tourist Traffic Association; SPAN; University of Minnesota - pension; Of Swedish Ways (Initial writing and research; Dillon Press; Other Publishers; Publicity; Invoices)

2. Writings and Talks

Of Swedish Ways (Preliminary sketches and artwork notes; Manscript drafts, notes, and outlines; Reviews and Announcements; Original illustrations and manuscript proof; Finished book); Personal history; Sweden and Swedish America; Biographical; Reviews; General Interest; Poetry

3. Photos and Scrapbooks

SPAN photos; Kvinnan och Hemmet scrapbook; Skara Högre Flickskolan scrapbook; Poems and quotes scrapbook; Social event photos (1960s; 1970s; undated); Postcards (Blank postcards; Inscribed postcards)

4. Memberships, Certificates, and Awards

5. Memorials and Legacy
Physical Dimensions 2.5 linear inches (1 small archives box)
Copyrights Copyright for this item is held by the American Swedish Institute. Staff will provide photocopies of collection materials for personal use at researcher’s expense. Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce materials must be secured in writing from the American Swedish Institute.