Correspondence reflecting his interests in various humanitarian and liberal causes and in Scandinavian (particularly Danish)
organizations, his association with the Society of Friends, and his writing and translating; manuscripts and clippings of
articles written by him; biographical sketches and personalia; miscellaneous printed material relating to the League Against
Yellow Journalism, the Society of Friends, Scandinavian organizations, etc.
Peter Gulbrandsen was born in Denmark in 1890, came to the United States in 1924, and settled permanently in California in 1929. A journalist by profession, he contributed to various Danish language newspapers, wrote feature atticles for magazines
and newspapers on Scandinavian affairs, and edited The Pacific Coast Scandinavian. Well known in Danish-American circles, he lectured frequently and did translating work at the University of California.
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