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Arni Sveinsson, a diarist from the Frey School district south of Glenboro, provided this short biography at the end of his collected Published Articles.
Arni Sveinsson, born in 1851, came to Canada from Iceland in 1876 and eventually settled in the Grund District in Southern Manitoba. Arni was an ardent diarist and letter writer. This selection from his diary was translated by his grandson, Arni Sveinsson Jr.