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Title History of the Scandinavians and Successful Scandinavians in the United States. [Volume 1]
Author Nelson, Olof Nickolaus (d.1917)
Date 1893
Document Type Printed Book
Publisher Information Tribune Job Printing Company, 1893
Reference G700.N428.H893 (1)
BIB ID 74509
Library / Archive American Antiquarian Society
Collection Name Ethnic Groups
Description Charts the history of Scandinavians in the United States, beginning with the earliest Icelandic discoveries of America up until the late 19th century. The authors focus on religious communities, for example Lutheran, Baptist and Methodist.
Theme(s) Religion, Ethnic Identity and Community Relations; Arrivals: Ports and Early Experiences
Country (from) Iceland; Sweden; Norway
Country (to) United States of America
Places Bishopshill, Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, United States
Nationality Swedish; Icelandic; Norwegian
Keywords immigration, emigration, colony, settlement, church, religion, Lutheranism, war, indigenous people
Additional Information Please note: Some of the metadata for this document has been taken from the American Antiquarian Society catalogue.
Language English
Copyright American Antiquarian Society