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Ellenor R. Merriken
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University of Calgary Press (1999)
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Many people helped with this book.

Many people helped with this book. Also of great help was Dorothy Kelts, the daughter of Martin Olsen, Jr.

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Looking for Country: A Norwegian Immigrant's Alberta Memoir. Ellenor Rangnild Merriken. Introduction by Janice Dickin. Book Description: "Looking for Country" refers to the thought process of animals bent on escape. A stampeding herd, or a spooked horse running away with its rider, may be described as "looking for country. It could also be applied to this memoir in another sense - immigrants were looking for land, a piece of new country, and, perhaps, an escape from their old country.

Looking for Country : A Norwegian Immigrant's Alberta Memoir. Looking for Country" refers to the thought process of animals bent on escape. A stampeding herd, or a spooked horse running away with its rider, may be described as "looking for country

Looking for Country : A Norwegian Immigrant's Alberta Memoir. by Ellenor Ranghild Merriken.

Looking for Country refers to the thought process of animals bent on escape. Ellenor Ranghild Merriken was the youngest daughter of the Olsen family

Looking for Country refers to the thought process of animals bent on escape. A stampeding herd, or a spooked horse running away with its rider, may be described as looking for country. Ellenor Ranghild Merriken was the youngest daughter of the Olsen family. Immigrants from Norway, they were new to the prairies of east-central Alberta and unprepared for the challenges that faced them in their new country.

1999, Ellenor Ranghild Merriken, Looking for country: a Norwegian immigrant's Alberta memoir, page 21: Once more, Beyond the Survey takes up the topic, introducing a character Mowees (obviously an "Indianificarion" o. .

1999, Ellenor Ranghild Merriken, Looking for country: a Norwegian immigrant's Alberta memoir, page 21: Once more, Beyond the Survey takes up the topic, introducing a character Mowees (obviously an "Indianificarion" of the common Metis name Moise) who unfortunately never rises above the level of a Tonto figure. Law Schools, a critical race theorist likened Kennedy to a Tonto figure, the fictional Indian whose loyalty to the Lone Ranger set him apart from, if not against, his tribe. 2003, Benjamin DeMott; Arthur Asa Berger, Supergrow: essays and reports on imagination in America, page 11

a Norwegian immigrant's Alberta memoir. by Ellenor R. Merriken.

a Norwegian immigrant's Alberta memoir. Published 1999 by University of Calgary Press in Calgary. Biography, Frontier and pioneer life, Norwegians, Pioneers, Women pioneers. Ellenor R. Merriken (1899-1990). Includes bibliographical references and index. Series numbering from bibliog.

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Ellenor Ranghild Merriken. Looking for Country: A Norwegian Immigrant's Alberta Memoir. Library and Book Trade Almanac. Information Today; 2005. University of Calgary Press; 1999. ISBN 978-1-55238-007-9. ISBN 978-1-57387-216-4.