Torgny T. Segerstedt’s archive now available for research

1 oktober 2020

detail of manuscript by Segerstedt

The private archive of professor and Uppsala University rector Torgny T Segerstedt (1908-1999) was donated to Uppsala University Library in 2019. The archival materials are now available for research.

Segerstedt’s archive include about 4500 letters to and from researchers, politicians and other correspondents worldwide, about 900 speeches and lectures, biographical information, manuscripts and much more. The collection, which contains materials from the 1930s to the 1990s, reflects his interests in education policy, foreign policy and sociology among other subjects.

The archival materials can be ordered through our website and studied in the Special Collections Reading Room.

List of Torgny T. Segerstedt’s personal archive: Torgny T. Segerstedts efterlämnade papper

List of ictures included in the archive: Torgny T. Segerstedts efterlämnade papper (bildmaterial)

portrait of a young Segerstedt
Portrait of a young Torgny T. Segerstedt in Uppsala University Library's collections.

Contact: Johan Sjöberg