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The Swedish heritage in America

Allan Kastrup

The Swedish heritage in America

the Swedish element in American and American-Swedish relations in their historical perspective

by Allan Kastrup

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Published in [Minneapolis] : Swedish Council of America .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Swedes in the United States

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [820]-838.

    StatementAlan Kastrup. --
    The Physical Object
    Pagination863 p.
    Number of Pages863
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26898396M
    OCLC/WorldCa29755861

    New Sweden Cultural Heritage Society was chartered in for the purpose of sharing, promoting, strengthening and maintaining our Swedish culture and heritage. We accomplish this through a variety of events and activities. New Sweden . During the early decades of Swedish immigration, Chicago served as a gateway to settlement in agricultural areas of the Midwest. Overpopulation and the comparatively late industrialization of the Swedish economy persuaded over one million Swedes to permanently emigrate between and , attracted by available agricultural land and an expanding American .

    The Swedish church books for births, marriages, and deaths were filmed up to about the year For this reason, the Sweden Church Records database has been augmented with material from Statistics Sweden . The Finns in America Taru Spiegel, Reference Specialist. This presentation provides information about immigration from Finland to the United States, and about the activities of Finnish-American .

    The French-Canadian traders, who sighted the huge stone cross when traveling by river, named it “St. Croix” which means Holy Cross. And of course, the Swedish immigrants who settled here in the ’s left a lasting legacy. Learn about author Vilhelm Moberg and the books .   President Donald Trump has come under fire for using the name of a famous Native American as a slur -- at an event honoring Native Americans for their service as code talkers in World .


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Swedish heritage in America by Allan Kastrup. Publication date Topics Swedish Americans., Sweden -- Relations -- United States., United States -- Relations -- Sweden. Publisher Internet Archive Books Pages: The Swedish Heritage in America: The Swedish Element in America and American-Swedish Relations in Their Historical Perspective Allan Kastrup Swedish Council of America, - Swedish.

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