Portrait of Knud Langeland. Print from "Nordmændene i Amerika" (Norwegians in America) published in Chicago, 1888. Langeland established the newspaper Skandinaven with John Anderson on June 1, 1866. Langeland was the first editor of Skandinaven (until 1872), while Anderson administered the business. In 1890 the firm was incorporated as the John Anderson Publishing Company.
(Born: 1813 - Dead: 1883 - Occupation: Editor, Teacher - Further information: Born: Samnanger, Hordaland; primary school teacher; imm. 1843; ed. Nordlyset, Norway, Racine Co., Wis.1850; ed. Democraten, Racine and Janesville, Wis. 1850-51; ed. Skandinaven, Chic. 1866-72; 1873-81; ed. Amerika, Chic. 1872.)