Waldemar Christian Westergaard (1882-1963) was a historian who specialized in Scandinavian and European history. The collection
consists of correspondence, transcripts and copies of documents and manuscripts, clippings,and photographs regarding Westergaard's
career, research, and writings.
Waldemar Christian Westergaard was born February 4, 1882 in Buffalo, North Dakota; attended University of North Dakota, University
of California at Berkeley, Cornell, Stockholm University; specialized in Scandinavian and European history; taught at Pomona
College and UCLA (1925-1949); died in 1963.
200 boxes (100 linear ft.)
62 oversize boxes
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