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4 edition of Swedes in America, 1638-1900. found in the catalog.

Swedes in America, 1638-1900.

by Amandus Johnson

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Published by Lenapé Press in [Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Swedes -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSwedish Colonial Foundation.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14044301M

    The Swedes' Church And House Of Sven Sener By Hohn Fanning Watson - () - 20 Pages. The Swedes In America, Volume 1, By Amandus Johnson - () - Pages. The Swedes On The Delaware And Their Intercourse With New England By Frederic Kidder - () - 28 Pages. The Swedes’ unique spiritual journey and the challenges of their decision-making to leave their known world for Jerusalem was captured in historical fiction with the publication of popular Swedish author Selma Lagerlöf’s two-volume novel Jerusalem (The Holy City) in (English editions followed). Lagerlöf became the first woman to.

    He continued to write about the Swedish colonial period, publishing an abridgment of Swedish Settlements as The Swedes on the Delaware, volume one of a projected fourvolume series called The Swedes in America, , in (It also was published as Den Forsta Svenska Kolonien i Amerika, by Hugo Gebers Forlag, Stockholm, in ) Johnson. Roger McKnights translation of The Unknown Swedes is the first English-language book to reveal Mobergs views on emigration, America, and Sweden. In the edition of The Unknown Swedes, Moberg was guardedly optimistic In these nine essays Vilhelm Moberg blends history with poetic license to create an America viewed by a Swedish emigrant in /5.

    The Swedes in America, Volume 1, by Amandus Johnson - () - pages. The Swedes on the Delaware and their intercourse with New England by Frederic Kidder - () - 34 pages. The Swedish Element in Illinois: survey of the past seven decades: with life sketches of men of today by Ernst Wilhelm Olson - () - pagesSeller Rating: % positive. The Swedish presence in the mid-Atlantic states continued for more than a century, though, and still survives in family names, churches, and in the distinctively Swedish notched-corner log cabins that became a staple of the European settlement throughout North America. When Swedes returned to the United States in the 19 th century, they came as.


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The Swedes in America, Item Preview remove-circle Vol. 1 is essentially an abridgment of "The Swedish settlements on the Delaware", but in some particulars a new book Vol.

The Swedes on the Delaware, 26 Addeddate Bookplateleaf Call number AERPages:   The Swedes in America, Item Preview remove-circle Swedish Colonial Foundation. Publication date Topics Swedes -- United States Publisher [Philadelphia, Lenapé Press Some+of+the+illustrations+are+printed+right+into+the+margins.++There+is+also+a+map+at+the+back+of+the+book+that+has+been+damaged.

Pages:   texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK The Swedes in America, by Johnson, Amandus, cn. Publication date Topics Swedes, genealogy Publisher [Philadelphia, Lenapé Press Collection allen_county; americana Digitizing sponsor Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center Contributor.

Link to the book Embed a mini Book Reader Finished. The Swedes in America, The Swedes in America, ← Back to item details. PDF/ePub Info Share, | 13 / Internet Archive BookReader The Swedes in America,   America’s Forgotten Swedish Colony For nearly 20 years in the 17th century, Sweden had a little-known colony that spanned parts of Delaware, Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

Author. The following is a list of notable Swedish Americans. Including both original immigrants who obtained American citizenship and their American descendants.

To be included in this list, the person must have a Wikipedia article showing they are Swedish American or must have references showing they are Swedish American and are notable.

The C. Nothnagle Log House (c. ) in New Jersey is one of the oldest surviving houses from the New Sweden colony and is one of the oldest log cabins and houses in the U.S. The first Swedish Americans were the settlers of New Sweden.

The earliest contribution of the Swedes to America was the log cabin. The Swedes came from a land of great forests to another land of vast woodlands. In New Sweden, on the banks of the Delaware inthey rejected the wigwams of the Indians and erected, instead, by applying their inborn engineering skill, strong dwellings made out of.

A Brief History of New Sweden in America. Sweden as a Great Power in the 17th Century. The 17th century saw Sweden as an European "Great Power" and one of the major military and political combatants on the continent during the Thirty Years' War.

By mid-century, the kingdom included part of Norway, all of Finland and stretched into Russia. Get this from a library. The Swedes in America, [Amandus Johnson]. Swedes in America,Hardcover – January 1, by Adolph B Benson (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ — $ Author: Adolph B Benson. Swedish Genealogy. Millions of Americans can claim Swedish ancestry today. While most of us are aware of the large wave of immigrants that arrived in the U.S. in the late s, many would be surprised to learn that Sweden was among the first European countries to establish a colony in the New World.

History of Swedish Immigration to America in the 's: The Colonial Era, Peter Minuit and New Sweden Swedish Immigration to America began during the Colonial Era. At this time in history Finland was part of Sweden so the first immigrants consisted of both Swedish and Finnish people.

Swedish emigrants continued to go to the Americas to settle within other countries or colonies. The midth and early 20th centuries saw a large Swedish emigration to the United States. Approximately million Swedes settled in the United States during that period, and there are currently about four million Swedish Americans, as of The Swedes in America, Volume 1, by Amandus Johnson - () - pages.

The Swedes on the Delaware and their intercourse with New England by Frederic Kidder - () - 34 pages. The Swedish Element in Illinois: survey of the past seven decades: with life sketches of men of today by Ernst Wilhelm Olson - () - pages/5(4).

New Sweden, only Swedish colony in America, established by the New Sweden Company in March and captured by the Dutch in The first expedition, including both Swedes and Dutchmen, was commanded by Peter Minuit, who purchased land from the Indians and named the settlement Fort Christina (later Wilmington, Del.) in honour of Sweden’s queen.

The Swedish settlements on the Delaware, book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The Swedish settlements on the Delaware, book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Sweden. America could have been a very different country if the Swedish government had responded to New 4/5.[ End of article] First Finnish Settlement in America Delaware Colony of Swedes and Finns Has Left Heritage to America.

Because the colony of New Sweden retained that name for only eighteen years many students of American history are but slightly familiar with the Finnish and Swedish settlements which grew up in Delaware, Pennsylvania and New Jersey several decades before the .