Elinor Barr:

An Inventory of her papers at the University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections

Inventory prepared by Preeti Kaur
University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections
331 Elizabeth Dafoe Library
(2015)

Finding aid encoded by Lewis St. George Stubbs (2015)
Finding aid written in English.



Collection Summary

Repository:
University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections
331 Elizabeth Dafoe Library

Creator:


Title:
Elinor Barr

Dates:
1870-2015

Quantity:
8 m. of textual & other material

Identification:
MSS 199 A 2015-001

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Biography of Elinor Barr

Elinor Barr was born April 2, 1933 to Swedish parents, Mary & Tony Berglund, and grew up in Ignace, Ontario. After her marriage to Peter Barr and the birth of her two sons she studied at Lakehead University in Thunder Bay. This resulted in a career of writing local history and operating a regional book distribution and publishing company called Singing Shield Productions. Swedes in Canada is her eighth book.

Barr has written entries for the Dictionary of Canadian Biography, The Canadian Encyclopedia , scholarly journals, the National Film Board and the coffee table book A Vast and Magnificent Land. She scripted a documentary film and worked as the associate producer for the TVO series "Distant Voices" and the televised tribute of the cultural contribution of Nordic people to Northwestern Ontario, Our Nordic Legacy.

Developing an interst in her own family background , she traced relatives in Sweden and immersed herself in learning the language. She researched & wrote Swedes in Canada over a fourteen year period culminating with its publication by University of Toronto Press in 2015. The same year that she donated her research material to the University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections.

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Scope and Contents of the Collection

The fonds is divided into 18 series. They include: Celebrations, religion, memoirs & family stories, societies, literature, Swedish authors, correspondence, places, profiles, immigration/emigration, women, business, education, research material, photo collection including 7 VHS cassettes, 14 CDS with photos & 3 oversize photos, Electronic Records including 13 CDS & 9 floppy discs, Tape Collection including 7 audio cassettes.

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Restrictions on Access

No restrictions on access

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Restrictions on Use

No restrictions on use

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Custodial History

The fonds were donated by Elinor Barr in 2015

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Detailed Description of the Collection

CELEBRATIONS [ 1928-2013 ]

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11 Thunder Bay celebrations 1938-1939
2 Christmas in Sweden & North America 1986-2011
3 Folklore 1990-2009
4 Folk Festivals 1986-2005
5 Traditions 1989-2008
6 Traditions & festivities 2005
7 Mid-Summer traditions 1928-2005
8 Sankta Lucia 1987-2013
9 Skandinvisk Midtsommerfest - Winnipeg 1921

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RELIGION 1906-2015
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21 Fifty Years of Grace 1908-1958 Wilhelmina Evangelical Lutheran Church 2003-2008
2 Swedenborgian Church 1996-2008
3 Presbyterian Church 2002-2007
4 Svenska Kyrkan i Utlandet (SKUT) 1992-2006
5 Days of Our Years: Golden Jubilee of the Evangelical fifty years, 1904-1954 2002
6 Evangelical Free Church - includes membership, manual (student workbook) 1961-2003
7 Evangelical Free Church of Canada ca.1993
8 Laestadian Church 1979-1993
9 Augustana Lutheran Church 1929-2014
10 Lutheran Church 1966-2014
11 Lutheran Church 1910-2003
12 Augustana Lutheran Church - includes newsletter 1906-2011
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31 Augustana Lutheran Church - includes... "Augustana Lutherans in Canada" by F.E. Baglo 1962-2004
2 Augustana Church - profiles 1914-2007
3 Lutheran Church - includes "Pulpits of the Past" 2005
4 Lutheran Church Toronto - includes "Kyrko Nytt" publishings 2004-2009 1990-2009
5 Anglican Church - includes publication "The History of the Parish Church St. George the Martyr" 1986-2003
6 Si Gud's Lam Behold the Lamb of God Kenora, Ontario 2009
7 Salem Lutheran Church: Scandia, Alberta - 75th anniversary 2002
8 New Stockholm Evangelical Lutheran Church 70th & 90th Anniversaries 2003
9 Churches in Canada, Sweden & U.S. 1989-2006
10 Religion information 1989-2003
11 St. Ansgarius Anglican church 1927-1993
12 Sweden & Canada - Baptist churches 1924-2007
13 History of the Rochfort Trinity Bridge Lutheran Church 2015
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41 Baptist Church - Canada 1925-2005
2 Grant Memorial Baptist Church includes minutes 1896-1899 1994-2004
3 Grant Memorial members to 1909 (Wpg) 1965-2004
4 Baptist Church in U.S.. 1996-2014
5 Congregational Church - Scandinavian mission NWT & Alberta 2002
6 Covenant Church Minnedosa Manitoba 1966-2010
7 Episcopalian Church 1987-2003

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MEMOIRS & FAMILY STORIES 1887
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48 Family Histories of Alberta - Knut Magnuson 1887-2006
9 Family Histories of B.C. - John Anderson 1915-1995
10 Family Histories of B.C. - Ole Wickman 1926-2005
11 Family Histories of Northern Ontario - K-Z 1986-2007
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51 Family Histories of Northern Ontario A-J 1986-2009
2 "From Earth to Glory" Mom Elin Carlson's Story by Ingrid 1986
3 Family Histories of Manitoba 1990-2006
4 Family Histories of Alberta, Canada - Andrew Kvarnberg 1990-2007
5 Family histories of Manitoba 1991-2008
6 Franson family tree - Colonay, Sask 2003
7 Otal histories - Manitoba 2003
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61 Documents 2003-2005
2 Family Histories of Alberta: Edwin Thomeus 2003-2007
3 Minneskrift - Forsta Skandinaviska Kristna Missionsforsamlingen 2003
4 Fran Calmare Nyckel till Leif Viking 2004
5 Nordic People in Canada: A Study in Demography 1861-2001 2004
6 The children of Ida Margareta & Per Johan Pettersson Blomquist 2004
7 Family Histories of Winnipeg, Manitoba 2004-2006
8 Histories of Alberta, Canada - Gustav Carlson 2005
9 Family Histories of Immigrants from the province of Harjedalen, Sweden 2005
10 Family Histories of Manitoba - Amos Johnson 2005
11 Family Histories of Newfoundland - O.G. Johnson 2005
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71 Forest to Field: Centennial History of Rural Municipality of Clanwilliam & the Village of Erickson, Manitoba, Canada 2005
2 Growing Up in Midale, Sask. - Fred Nordby 2005
3 Gustav Carlson family history 2005
4 Harvest of Memories - Kingman, Alberta 2005
5 Jack Pine Trails - A Family History Book of the Eton Rugby School District of North Western Ontario 1910-1985 2005
6 Lundstrom Family History - Sweden to Canada 2005
7 Memoirs of Ernest Waldemar Lind 2005
8 My Life in the Amazing 20th Century - Karl Fredrick Rydberg 2005
9 The "Pehr" , Old Roots & New Branches: History of the Desscendants of Pehr Pehrsson Edenlof 2005
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81 Family Histories of B.C. - Johan Bergenham 1994-2004
2 Family Histories of Nova Scotia - Nyberg file 1998
3 Family Tree (selected) from Langaryd, Skane - Agne Johansson 1998
4 Family Histories of Alberta 1# 2001-2005
5 Family Histories of Alberta 2# 2001-2005
6 Family Histories of British Columbia 2001-2008
7 Each Step Left Its Mark - history of Hay Lakes & surrounding area 2002
8 A Patchwork of Memories - Historical Society of Thorsby, Alberta 1979
9 Family Histories of Alberta - Nils Linneborg 2002
10 Golden Memories - Warburg, Alberta 2002
11 Margo- Our Heritage: A History of Margo & District (Saskatchewan) 2002
12 Family Histories of Canada 2002-2005
13 Caviar & Venison - Lettonia & Newcombe Manitoba homesteaders 2003
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91 Centennial Tribute - Broadview, Manitoba 1982
2 Footsteps to Follow - A History of Young, Zelma & Districts 1981
3 Treasured Memories Gwynne & District, Alberta - Gwynne Historical Society 1977
4 Trail Blazers - Winfield, Alberta 2005
5 Treasured Refections an autobiography by Anton A. Nelson 2005
6 Family Histories of Alberta: Sahlstrom 2005-2007
7 Family Histories of British Columbia - Justus Swanson 2005-2007
8 Family Histories of New Brunswick - DeGreer 2005-2006
9 Stories of Swedish Pioneers in Canada 1987-2004
10 History of Swedes in Alberta A-K 2002-2006
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101 History of Swedes in Alberta & the Prairies L-R 1978-2007
2 Gerhard Hilarius Silver (Thord Bjorke pseud) & his family Bergland, Ontario 2006
3 Family Histories - Eric Johnson - Northern Ontario - 1992-1997
4 Family Histories - E.M. Bjorklund - Northern Ontario 1990-2004
5 "Viking in Profile; A Book of a Lifetime" - Viking, Alberta 2006
6 Oral Histories - Swedes in Canada 2006-2007
7 Oral Histories - British Columbia - Carl Ericson 1972
8 Genealogy - Sweden (includes magazines) 1987-2009
9 Genealogy of the Langaryd family 2002-2007
10 Family Histories - Gustaf Mattson - Northern Ontario 1989-2003
11 Family Histories - Lars Sundberg - Northern Ontario 1997-2006
12 Family Histories - Ivar Alexius Tomblom - Northern Ontario 1900-2008
13 Family Histories - Fred Walberg - Northern Ontario 1987-2009
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111 Family Histories - Walburg Family 1927-2008
2 Family Histories - Southern Ontario Histories 2000-2010
3 Family Histories - Marten Akesson - Southern Ontario 2005-2007
4 Family Histories - Quebec 2005-2007
5 Histories of Saskatchewan - A-L (includes 1 photo) 2001-2006
6 Histories of Saskatchewan - M-Z 2001-2005
7 Films related to Sweden 1987-2011
8 Family Life 1987-2005
9 Histories of Yukon 2006
10 Family Histories - John August Persson - Saskatchewan 2003-2008
11 Family Histories - O.P. Olson - Saskatchewan 2003-2006
12 Family Histories - Arthur Carlson - Saskatchewan 2003-2004
13 Family Histories - B.D. Anderson - Saskatchewan 1985
14 Family Histories - Saskatchewan 1995-2006
15 Genealogy - Thunder Bay District Branch Ontario Genealogical Society 2005
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121 Genealogy - Canada & U.S. 1983-2014
2 Genealogy forms used in family research 1972
3 Family Histories where the Red Willow Grew - Valleyview, Peace River Area, Alberta 2005
4 Wilderness to Wildlife: Chatfield & District History - Manitoba 2003
5 Weberg Reunion 2000 (1907-2000) 2003
6 Family Histories - " A Sentimental Journey" - Karl Olafson 2008-2014
7 Family Histories - Slakten Widstrand from Vimmeroy family tree 2006
8 Family Histories of Alberta - The Pathfinders 2006
9 "Recollections of Silverhill" - British Columbia 2002
10 Prairie Echoes: Precious Memories of the Former Hillcrest Municipality - Alberta 2006
11 Putting It All Together: One Swedish Family in Canada 199-2002
12 The Peterson Family Story: Homesteading in Canada 2004
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131 Pioneers & Progress: Calmar & District 2002
2 "Reflections" Kelliher Jasmine District, Saskatchewan 2005
3 Reflections & Recollections: Herb Eldstrom Family - Saskatchewan 2006
4 Scandinavian Settlers - Waterville, Quebec 2002
5 Scandia Since Seventeen 1978
6 Tributaries of the Blindman: Hoadley, Bluffton & Rimbey Regions, Alberta 1973
7 "Tell Me About the Good Old Days" Marchweell, Saskatchewan 1991
8 The Sillen Family in Sweden & Canada 2002
9 The Sjoberg family in Sweden & Canada 2002-2005
10 Logs & Lines from the Winnipeg River - History of the Lac Du Bonnet Area 2005
11 Immigrant Reminiscences 1981-2004
12 Mecca Glen Memories - Volume 1 & 2 - Alberta 2002-2005
13 We are all Children from Filipshyttan - Stenake Petersson - Leksand, Sweden 2005
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141 Memory Opens the Door: Central -West Interlake Area, Manitoba 2002
2 Histories of Alberta 1988-2004
3 Histories of British Columbia 1994-2006
4 P.B. Anderson - British Columbia 1954-2012
5 George Olson - British Columbia 2003
6 John Pearson - British Columbia 2002-2008
7 Ida Pearson - Manitoba 2001-2003
8 Histories of Ontario 2000-2006
9 Histories of Quebec 2004-2008
10 Histories of Saskatchewan 1981-2005
11 Hildur Franson - Saskatchewan 1952
12 W.S. Persson - Saskatchewan 2003
13 Immigrants in Young, Saskatchewan 2003-2006
14 Histories of Saskatchewan 1976-2013
15 Forest to Field: Volume II A History of the Municipality of Clanwilliam & the town of Erickson 2003-2005
16 Footprints along the Stoney: A History of Armena & Balderstein Areas - Camrose, Alberta 2007
17 Swedes in Vancouver, British Columbia 1977-1996
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151 Quebec 1995-2005
2 Oscar Nelson - Vancouver 2004
3 Swedes in Alberta 1972-2006
4 Family Life Lines - Lindberg Memoirs 2004
5 Emigrantens Minnen - Emigrant Memories - Axel Tomblom 2004-2012
6 Donalda's Roots & Branches 2005
7 Along the Burnt Lake Trail - Alberta 2003
8 Echoes along the Ribstone - Alberta 2002-2005
9 The Bitter 'N Sweet: History of the Bittern Lake - Sifton Area 2005
10 Diary of Dan Ericson 1918-1919 - Northern Saskatchewan 2003-2006
11 Biography of a Swedish Emmigrant: Frank Eliason 2003-2008
12 Little Beaver Tales: Ferintosh and District, Alberta 2003-2005

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SOCIETIES 1915-2014
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161 VASA Lodge 1915-2005
2 VASA Lodge - Winnipeg 1928-2006
3 Swedish Lutheran Immigration Aid Society of Canada 1930-1993
4 VASA Order of America 1942-2005
5 Nordic Council 1983-1997
6 VASA Lodge - Canada 1986-2009
7 Swedish Institute (Sweden) 1986-2011
8 Uppsala University 1987-2004
9 Nordic Association for Canadian Studies 1987-2008
10 Sjohistoriska Museet (Museum) 1992
11 Societies of Ontario Swedish Women's Educational Association - Toronto 1992-2014
12 UMEA University Project (Sweden) 2001-2002
13 American Scandinavian Foundation 1994
14 Society for the Advancement of Scandinavian Study 2004
15 Swedish American Historical Society 1992-2008
16 Swedish Council of America 1993-2008
17 Swedish Cultural Society (U.S.) 2001-2003
18 International Council for Canadian Studies 1995-2008
19 American Swedish Institute 1987-2003
20 Skandia - 60 years in Review (VASA) 2002-2003
21 Canadian Organizations 1987-2008
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171 Vancouver, B.C. 1958-2006
2 British Columbia organizations 1908-2001
3 Manitoba organizations 1921-2007
4 Victoria, B.C. organizations 1986-2006
5 Vancouver, B.C. - SWEA 1990-2007
6 Vancouver, B.C. - Scandinavian Centre 1996-2005
7 Quebec organizations 2009
8 U.S. organizations 1997-2006
9 Thunder Bay organizations 1989-2005
10 Ontario organizations 1986-2009
11 Manitoba organizations - Vasa Lund Park 1995-2008
12 Winnipeg organizations 1986-2008
13 Manitoba Intercultural Council 2005
14 Societies in Canada - Swedish press articles 1986-1996
15 Societies of Alberta 1991-2009
16 Societies in Canada #2 - Swedish press articles 1997-2006
17 Hollyburn Lodge Renewal project brochure 2015
18 SWEA Kalendern 2015
19 Chronicles of the Swedish Canadian Social Group - Victoria, B.C. 2003-2008
20 Swedish Heritage Congregations, Societies, Schools etc. in Canada - Pastor Horst W. Gutsche - Barrhead, Alberta 2014

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LITERATURE 1933-2012
BoxFolder
181 Literature in Swedish America 1969-2009
2 Swedish literature 1933-2009
3 Swedish poetry includes 94 poems by Art Swanson 2002-2004
4 Scandinavian Literature 2000-2012
5 Swedish literary transitions 1989-2007
6 Ephemera 1887-2003
7 Writers in Canada 1986-2008
8 Canadian Literature (Scandinavian - Canadian Studies) 1979-2010

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SWEDISH AUTHORS 1923-2009
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191 Helge Nelson 1923-2005
2 W.J. Sisler (articles on Swedish settlement) 1951-2005
3 Henry Bengston 1955-2009
4 Lars Ljungmark 1971-2005
5 William Clare Wonders 1976-2003
6 Arnold Barton 1977-2005
7 Lennard Sillanpaa 1977-2005
8 Harald Runblom 1982-2009
9 Byrna Barclay 1983-2008
10 Ulf Beijbom 1987-2006
11 Sven Delblanc 1987-2008
12 G.R. Weller 1988-1989
13 Elinor Barr 1988-2004
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201 Marianna Pfister - B.C. 1992-2008
2 Annie Loisel-Blondel 1993-2004
3 Eva St. Jean 2001-2010
4 Carina Ronnquist 2002-2006
5 Per Nilsson-Tanner 2002-2006
6 Jane Mattison 2002-2007
7 Gunnar Nilsson 2004
8 Svante Udden 2004-2006

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CORRESPONDENCE 1886-2014
BoxFolder
211 Rolf Brodin - Arvika, Sweden 2002-2012
2 Family tree - N-R 2001-2013
3 Family tree - S-Z 1993-2012
4 Translation of Letters from Nils Dahl to Sister Maria Settlund 1886-1908
5 Archives - Sweden 2002-2004
6 Lars Erickson 2003
7 Bruce Anderson 2002-2014
8 G. William Carlson 2001-2013
9 Eric Johnson 1992-1998
10 Ture & Muida Green/Ogren 2009
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221 Canadabrev - Manitoba letters Anna Nilsson 2004-2006
2 Canadabrev - letters (Ontario) Gottfrid Larsson 2004
3 Canadabrev - Alberta letters 2004
4 Canadabrev 1950's & onwards - letters 2002-2006
5 Canadabrev 1930's- 1940's 2002-2005
6 Canadabrev 1920's - letters 2002-2008
7 Canadabrev 1910's - letters 2004-2006
8 Canadabrev 1900's photocopied letters 1988-2007
9 Canadabrev 1890's copies of 3 handwritten letters 2003-2005
10 Canadabrev - Canada letters information 2004-2006
11 Canadabrev - Canada letters 1962-2005
12 Canadabrev - 1880's 4 photocopies 2004
13 Canadabrev - Saskatchewan & American letters Daniel Anderson 2007
14 Canadabrev - Yukon letters John Hagstrom 2003
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231 Communication between Elinor Barr & the U.S. Jacob Falstrom biography 1987-2014
2 Ontario correspondence - J-N 1986-2014
3 Ontario correspondence - O-Z 1986-2013
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241 Ottawa - Helen Deachman 1964-2013
2 Manitoba - Ted Simonson 1986-2009
3 Europe 1991-2012
4 Michael Brook 1973-2006
5 Saskatchewan 1992-2014
6 Quebec 1997-2014
7 Ontario - Lars Ove Carlson 2005-2010
8 Family Trees - A-D 2002-2014
9 Family Trees - E-I 2000-2013
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251 Thunder Bay, Ontario - Ann Mari Westerback 2005-2007
2 WWI - Anette Rosberg Arnäs 2002-2011
3 Joanna Daxell 2002-2006
4 Alberta - (A-I) 1997-2012
5 Alberta - (J-Z) 1999-2012
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261 Family Trees - (J-M) 2001-2004
2 British Columbia - (A-H) 1994-2014
3 British Columbia - (I-Z) 1995-2013
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271 Manitoba 1986-2014
2 New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland, PEI 2002-2013
3 Ontario - (A-E) 1991-2013
4 Ontario - (F-I) 1986-2014

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PLACES 1931-2012
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281 Candy Hill, Ontario 1977-2009
2 Skane - Malmo, etc 2003-2007
3 Goteborg 1931-1990
4 Uppsala, Sweden 1982-2004
5 Stockholm, Sweden (publications & documents) 1984-2001
6 Dalarna - (publications & documents) 1988-2006
7 Halsingland 1991-2002
8 The Aland Islands 2001-2007
9 Smaland (province) 2001-2012
10 From Here to Yesterday: Dubuc, Saskatchewan 2002
11 Varmland 2005
12 Gotland 2006
13 Facts about Sweden 2010
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291 History of Swedes in Minnesota 1987-2006
2 Alberta Past & Present: 3 volumes by John Blue 1924-2007
3 Swedes in Canada 1938-2006
4 History of Swedes in Manitoba - (publications & documents) 1975-1999
5 Norden & Canada - A Geographer's Perspective - William C. Wonders 1987
6 Freedhome, Saskatchewan : 70 Years 2002
7 Swedes in the United States 1987-2004

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PROFILES 1927-2009
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301 British Columbia - Albert Blom 1927-2009
2 British Columbia - Eric Anderson 2002
3 Vancouver, British Columbia 1933-2009
4 British Columbia 1986-2009
5 Alberta - C.O. Swanson 2005-2007
6 Alberta - Carl E. Soderquist 2005-2007
7 Alberta - Emil Skarin 2002-2004
8 Alberta - Linnea Lodge 2003-2006
9 Alberta - Dr. Lois Hole 2003-2006
10 Alberta - John Edlund 2002-2004
11 Alberta - Carl Emil Berg 2004-2005
12 Wetaskiwin, Alberta 2002-2007
13 Swedish Canadians 1989-2008
14 People of Alberta 1979-2010
15 Edmonton, Alberta 1990-2009
16 British Columbia - Rolf Bruhn 1995-2003
17 British Columbia - Fred Burman 2005
18 British Columbia - Olaf Hanson 1927-2002
19 British Columbia - Sven Johansson 1989-2007
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311 Ontario 1957-2012
2 Ontario 1986-2008
3 Bryzelius 2005-2008
4 New Brunswick - August Hansson ca. 1966
5 Manitoba - Clarence Tillenius 1992-2012
6 Manitoba -Ted Simonson 2003-2004
7 Manitoba - Jacob Fahlstrom 1965-2013
8 Winnipeg, Manitoba 1965-2013
9 Manitoba 1988-2008
10 British Columbia - Karl Stahl 1987-1996
11 Ragnar Jonsson - Manitoba 1988-2003
12 Newfoundland 2001-2006
13 Fort Frances 2005-2008
14 Ontario - Red Lake Area 1985-2008
15 Ontario - John Cooper 1908-2002
16 Ontario - Swan Enborg 1906-2007
17 Ontario - Eric Ericson (Eric's Lund) 1996-2009
18 Ontario - John Haglund 1975-1986
19 Ontario - Louise de Kirilire Lawrence 1989-2008
20 Quebec 1992-2008
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321 Individuals in Sweden 1994-2007
2 General profiles of Saskatchewan 2004-2010
3 Saskatchewan - Emanuel Ohlen 2003-2008
4 Individuals of Yukon 1976-2010
5 Karl Gunnarson, pseud for Gunnar Schulze 1949-2004
6 Pehr Kalm (author) 1959-2010
7 Carl Linnaeus (botanist) 1992-2007
8 Harry Macfie 1899-2013
9 Viksten family 1987-2008
10 Raoul Wallenberg & Per Unger 1987-2010
11 Swedes in the USA 1989-2009
12 Joe Hill (USA) 1990-2005

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IMMIGRATION/EMIGRATION 1872-2009
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331 Immigrants from Langasjo Smaland 2006-2007
2 Immigrants from Halsingland to Canada 2003-2006
3 Immigrants in America 1895-2009
4 Atlantic Crossing 1900-2004
5 Responses to Foreign Immigration: Nativism & Ethnic Tolerance in Alberta, 1880-1920 Howard Palmer thesis 1971
6 Swedes in Canada - Forerunners History of Swedes in Canada 1973-2004
7 Perspectives on Swedish Immigration 1978
8 Transatlantic Connections 1986
9 Swedes in Canada 1992-2009
10 Swedish Settlements - Ontario 1999-2007
11 Assimilation 2004-2005
12 German Community in Winnipeg 1872-1919
13 The Immigrants 2005
14 The Swedish Maid - Stina L. Hirsch 1900-1915
15 Immigration from Lappland - Vilhelmina Fredrika 2002-2007
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341 Ships 1887-2007
2 Remigration to Sweden 2004-2008
3 Immigration 1945 onwards 1947-2006
4 Immigration up to 1945 1879-2007
5 Immigration to Canada 1987-2006
6 Immigration to North America 1941-2008
7 Correspondence 2004-2005
8 Engineers ca.1980
9 Pier 21 Immigration Museum (Halifax) 2003-2013
10 Statistics 19000-2005
11 Immigration agents 1800-2004
12 "They Chose Minnesota: A Survey of the State's Ethnic Groups" 1981
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351 Immigration Studies of Nordic Countries 1976-2005
2 Immigration Literature 2004
3 Immigrants from Orkened 1990-2008
4 Immigrants from Vastergotland 2002-2007
5 Immigration to New Stockholm, Saskatchewan, Scandinavia, Manitoba, Whitewood, Saskatchewan & Sherbrooke, Quebec 2006-2007
6 Swenson Swedish Immigration Research Center 1984-2012
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361 Canada - Now & Its Future Prospects - Otto Herald 1928
2 Amerika - Emigranterna fran Orkened -1861-1961 2006
3 Emigration investigations 1907 2002-2010
4 Emigration investigations - letters from Swedes in America 2012
5 Deportation from Canada 1988-1994
6 Immigration to Canada via US 1972-2003
7 Immigration to Sweden 1990-2005

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WOMEN 1904-2006
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371 Swedish Immigrant Women in the World 1989-2006
2 Domestics 1904-2006
3 Needlework 1980-1996
4 Women in Sweden 1989-2007
5 Other occupations 1985-2006
6 Nurses 1975-1998

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BUSINESS 1982-2012
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381 Business - Canada 1982-2012
2 Business - Sweden 1983-2009
3 Business - cars & vehicles 1984-2009
4 Business - U.S.A. 1987-2006
5 Business - Ikea 1987-2007
6 Swedish Canadian Chamber of Commerce 1988-2004
7 Information on Swedish Companies 1993-2007
8 Business communications 1999-2004

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EDUCATION 1907-2008
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391 Education of Swedish Immigrants in Canada 1976-2005
2 Educational Institutions in Sweden 1984-2008
3 Educational Institutes & Students in Canada 1986-2005
4 Swedish Institutions & Cultural Studies in the U.S. 1987-2000
5 Swedish & Scandinavian Studies 1988-2007
6 Swedish Schools in North America 1988-2009
7 Brandon College records 1907-2007

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RESEARCH MATERIAL 1852-2014
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401 Scandinavian History 1520-1970 Stewart Oakely 1984
2 Consuls & Consuls-General in Canada 1852-2005
3 Swedes in Canada 1871-2003
4 Good Templars (IOGT) 1876-2008
5 Construction of the CPR 1881-2006
6 Swedes in Manitoba 1881-2007
7 Health - Sweden 1884-2006
8 Research notes labelled (A-O) 1888-1963
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411 Good Templars & Temperance 1892-2006
2 Occupations - mining 1896-2008
3 Sports 1896-2010
4 Directories (post offices included) 1899-2003
5 Stamps & Currency 1900-2006
6 Landelius Biography Collection 1900-2012
7 Passing Through - Swedish Visitors & Travellers 1901-2005
8 Consular Services - Riksarkivet 1904-2007
9 Discrimination 1904-2013
10 Occupations - Logging 1906-2006
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421 Swedes from Finland 1907-2013
2 Labour 1908-2008
3 Consular Services of Canada 1909-2007
4 Swedes in Ontario 1913-2006
5 Temperance study circle minutes - Port Arthur, Ontario 1914-1917
6 VASA Archives - USA 1914-2004
7 Music - Canada/U.S. 1914-2011
8 Poems by Signe (olson) Peterson 1914-2013
9 Military - Canada - World War I censorship 1916-2008
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431 Military - Canada - WWI Swedish born soldier Holt 1917-2013
2 Music - Follinger - Sweden 1921-2008
3 Viveka Janssen papers, publishing & notes 1924-1978
4 Snus (snuff) 1925-2007
5 Inventions 1925-2008
6 Theatre 1925-2009
7 Danish 1925-2013
8 Swedish Association of Canada minutes 1926-2004
9 Medicines & formulas 1926-2008
10 Swedish Association of Canada 1926-2008
11 British Columbia - Matthew M. Lindfors Collection 1927-2002
12 Reindeer in Canada & Scandinavia 1927-2008
13 Svenskbyborna - Swedish Residents 1930-2014
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441 Settlements in Western Canada 1935-2006
2 Labour - Port Arthur - Einar Nordstrom 1937-2010
3 Disasters (Natural & Human) 1939-2010
4 Military Canada - War War II 1940-2008
5 Swedes in Alberta 1941-2008
6 Vikings 1942-2009
7 Bibliography - books & articles U.S. 1945-2005
8 Co-operatives Movement in Sweden & Canada 1950
9 Swedish Male Vocal Choir: - Winnipeg 1951-1975
10 Swedish Men of Science: 1650-1950 1952
11 Art - Canada, Sweden & U.S. 1952-2009
12 Statistics Sweden 1955-1987
13 Bibliography - books & articles - Canada 1956-2007
14 Sports - Sofia girls 1956-2008
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451 Homesteading 1962-1986
2 Swedes from Finland - Harry Berlin 1962-2007
3 British Columbia 1962-2009
4 Yukon - Klondike Gold Rush 1967-2007
5 Language 1967-2013
6 Buildings 1971-2005
7 Communist Party & left wing movements in Canada 1971-2008
8 Swedish Unit - Svensk Heten 1971-2008
9 Finland - people, culture, history & traditions 1974-2012
10 Ethnic identities in Canada 1975-2005
11 Settlers of New Stockholm, Saskatchewan 1976-2006
12 Swedish food 1976-2010
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461 Viveka Janssen bibliography 1977
2 Ombudsman - politics, law - Ontario 1979-2000
3 Personal names - Swedes leaving in North America & Sweden - naming traditions 1979-2009
4 Alexander Mackenzie & the Lewis & Clark expeditions 1980-2010
5 Royal Family of Sweden 1983-2010
6 Viking Age & earlier in Sweden 1984-2012
7 Sami people & Sweden 1985-2006
8 Swedish Community at Kenora, Ontario: 1873-1935 1986
9 U.S. research material 1986-1992
10 British Columbia - Swedish Canadian Rest Home 1986-2005
11 Photography & Illustations including collectables 1986-2007
12 Swedes elsewhere in the world 1986-2008
13 Sweidish place names - North America 1986-2008
14 Swedish politics 1986-2008
15 Estonian Swedes 1986-2010
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471 Royal Visit to Canada 1988 1987-1988
2 Swedish exchange students in Canada 1987-2000
3 Citizenship in Canada & Sweden 1987-2002
4 Nature: traditions & the outdoors 1987-2004
5 Swedish Women's Educational Association 1987-2004
6 Bibliography - microfilm, indexes, etc. 1987-2005
7 Sickness & death 1987-2005
8 Environmental problems & solutions in Sweden 1987-2010
9 Maps & statistics 1987-2000
10 Music from Swedes includes 2 CDs 1987-2010
11 Military - Canada - Spanish Civil War 1987-2011
12 Norwegians 1987-2013
13 Centre for Multi Ethnic Research - Uppsala - Sweden 1988
14 Rock Fur Lakes - A History 1988
15 Celebrating Swedish Heritage in Lindsborg, Kansas 1988-1991
16 O.G.S. seminar 1996
17 Royal Visit - 1988 1988
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481 Governor General Schreyer's visit to Nordic Countries 1988-2002
2 Yousuf Karsh photography & pig spleen forecasting 1988-2007
3 Health 1988-2009
4 Royal Family with family 1988-2010
5 The Swedish Character 1988-2010
6 Agriculture 1988-2013
7 Humour 1988-2013
8 Military - Canada 1988-2014
9 Children 1989-2005
10 Radio/television personalities 1989-2006
11 Consular Services - Ambassadors of Swedish Embassy in Canada 1989-2008
12 Consuls & Ambassadors 1989-2008
13 Icelanders 1989-2010
14 Music - Canada (TBSO) 1989-2010
15 Sweden's fact sheets 1989-2008
16 Consular Services - State Department 1989-2009
17 Multiculturalism 1989-2009
18 Swedes in Toronto 1989-2009
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491 Sweden assorted information 1989-2014
2 Estonia & Baltic States - political celebrations & unrest 1990-1995
3 Beadmore relics 1990-1998
4 Scandinavia 1990-2004
5 Animals of Canada & Sweden 1990-2006
6 Emblems, anthems & flags 1990-2006
7 Swedish Consular Services - Consuls & Ambassadors names list 1990-2006
8 Architecture 1990-2007
9 Traditional Swedish red exterior paint 1990-2007
10 Buildings - hotels & boarding houses - Canada 1990-2008
11 Sparker sleds 1990-2008
12 The Bridge Publications - incomplete run 1990-2008
13 Artists 1990-2009
14 Census - Canada 1990-2009
15 Dance in Sweden 1990-2009
16 Swedes in the World 1990-2014
17 Scandinavian place names in Canada 1991
18 Swedish Information Service - Viewpoint Sweden 1991-1993
19 Sports - Nordic Ski Champ 1991-1995
20 The House of Geneology 1991-1995
21 Swedish Information Service 1991-2003
22 Summer houses/ Koloni: Sweden 1991-2004
23 The Depression - 1930's 1991-2006
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501 Swedish Designs/ Designers 1991-2010
2 Les Communautes Svedoises Au Canada: Assimilation ou Maintien de la Culture? - Annie Loisel-Blondel 1992
3 Canadian & American History of Swedes & 1992-2004
4 Swedish Masonary Stoves - Kakelvgnar 1992-2007
5 Nobility & Swedish Emigration 1992-2010
6 Nobel Prize - Sweden 1993-2012
7 Coca Cola 1993-2006
8 Swedish/North American Relations 1993-2009
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511 Swedes in Canada Scrapbook (contains orginals photographs) 1993-2011
2 Homer in the Baltic - Felice Vinci 1994-2002
3 "Ice & Glice" Jerry Poling 1994-2002
4 Labour - Winnipeg 1919 Strike 1994-2002
5 Bastu/Sauna 1995-2000
6 Cinematique Ontario Publications 1995-2005
7 Royal Visit - Minneapolis 1996
8 Sverige Kontakt - Swedish contact 1996-2005
9 Music 1996-2008
10 Arctic Exploration 1996-2009
11 Dance - Hambo 1997-2001
12 Swedes & Indigenous People 1998-2006
13 Oresund Bridge 1999-2000
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521 Conferences in Europe & Canada 1999-2005
2 Folkdrakt - Costume (traditional wear & the Swedes) 1999-2009
3 Island Timber - Richard Somerset Mackie 2000
4 Swedish Women's Educational Association 2000-2014
5 "Fugitives of Sweden 1885-1909" Axel Uhlen 1964
6 British Columbia - Olaf Seaholm Collection 2002
7 "With Sweden in America: Public opinion, tribal solutions & educational work" - Allan Kastrup 2002
8 Nordic Area Studies in North America: A survey & directory of the human & natural resources" Askey et al. 1975
9 The Swedish Community of Eriksdale, Manitoba - George Houser 2002
10 Plaques & markers - Canada 2002-2008
11 Swedes in Winnipeg: The Door to the Prairies 1872-1940 - Lars Ljungmark 1994
12 Swedes in Wetaskiwin, Alberta 2002-2003
13 Bibliography - books & articles (Sweden) 2002-2005
14 Scandinavians in Manitoba 2002-2007
15 History of Lac du Bonnet, Manitoba 2002-2005
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531 Yukon & Northwest Territories' History 2002-2009
2 Military - Canada WWI research from Anette Rosberg 2002-2013
3 Chronicles of Canwood & Districts - Canwood Historical Society 2003
4 Encyclopedia of Canada's Peoples - Swedes in Canada 2003
5 Hendon Highlights - Hendon Historical Society 2003
6 Royal Library 2003
7 Livelong Legacies - Livelong Historical Society 2003
8 Poverty in Canada & Sweden 2003
9 Names of Baptized individuals Stockholm - microfiche 2003
10 Viking Ship Project - British Columbia 2003
11 Military - Sweden 2003-2004
12 Scandanavian Missionary Association of Canada - Commemorative publication & annual report 2003-2004
13 Cemetery Inscriptions 2003-2007
14 Post offices & post masters databases 2003-2007
15 Canadians in Sweden 2003-2009
16 Stockholm, Saskatchewan 2003-2010
17 Archives & Library research for Minnesota 2004
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541 Canada - Canada National Railways (1926) 2004
2 Canada - Canadian National Railways (1928) 2004
3 Canada Nybyggar landet - Helge Nelson 2004
4 Emigration material 2004
5 Fran Canada - 1898 2004
6 Through Canada travel books 1904
7 Leaves of Green & Gold : Weldon, Shannonville, Windermere Sask. 2004
8 With plenty of humour in luggage (or baggage) - David Flood 2004
9 Nature Countryside & Swedish Countryside Part 1 - Helge Nelson 2004
10 Colonisation & wheat production in Canada 2004
11 Norsken - Winnipeg 1911-1914, Almanacken - Winnipeg 1913-1914 & Viking - Omaha Nebraska 1906-1907 1906-1914
12 Directory of microfilmed Swedish American Church archives 2004
13 Scandinavians in Canada: A Community in the Shadow of the United States - Per Anders Rudling 2004
14 Swedes in Edmonton 2004
15 Wasa - Wasa: A Tale of Trails & Treasure - Harry Macfie & Hans G. Westerlund 2004
16 Military - USA 2004-2005
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551 A comparative analysis between Sweden & Canada 2004-2006
2 Daylight Saving & Northern Lights 2004-2006
3 Salvation Army 2004-2006
4 Finnish people in Sweden 2004-2008
5 Nova Scotia's Scandinavian Communities 2004-2009
6 Genealogy - Sweden 2004-2010
7 Building a Home in Fort William ... - Ruth Hagglund dissertation 1984
8 Census - Sweden 2005
9 From Lomma to North America - Birgitta Nilsson 2005
10 Hardships & Hapiness - Interlake Pioneers & Senior Citizens Moosehorn, Grahamdale, Steep Rock Hilbre - indexing by Ann-Mari Westerback 2005
11 Kanaans Land - translations by Sven Delblanc 1991
12 Minnedosa Valley Views 2005
13 Nagot on Fryksande ... - Alf Brorson 2005
14 Pioneer Pathways: Rural Wetaskiwin 2005
15 "Scandinavia" - Tony Griffiths 2005
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561 Research notes from Irene Howard's Vancouver's Swedes 2005
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571 Swedes on the Move: Politics, Culture & Work among Swedish Immigrants in British Columbia (1900-1950). - Eva Elizabeth St. Jean doctoral dissertation 2005
2 Textiles 2005
3 Three Score & Ten 1886-1956 A Story of Swedish Settlement in Stockholm & District - Gladys M. Halliwell & M. Zetta D. Persson 2005
4 The Swedes & the Swedish Settlement in North America - 2 Volumes 2005
5 Tillie's Triumph - Ottilia Carolina Ericson 2005
6 Ethnic & Class Relations in Western Canada during the First World War: .... - Donald Avery - Essays in Honor of Robert Craig Brown 2004
7 "Hidden Treasures" - Fay E. Carson 2006
8 Man of the Ancient Tribe - Histories of British Columbia - Ragnar Carlsson 2006
9 Gold Extraction - Swan Carlsson 2006
10 Scandinavians in Canada - The Swedish American Quarterly 2006
11 Soviet Karelia - 2006
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581 The Making of the Mosaic - Ninette Kelley & Michael Trebilcock 2006
2 Swedes in Newfoundland 2006-2007
3 Canada & Swedes Study & Travel Impressions 2006-2008
4 Spanish Flu 2006-2008
5 Royal Visit 2006 2006-2009
6 1871 - Census of Canada - Sten Aminoff's database 2007
7 Kipling 100th Anniversary 1893-1993 2007
8 Scandinavian Press Quarterly 2007-2012
9 Hotel - Scandinavian Boarding House in Port Arthur (1911-1914) compiled 2010
10 Photocopies of Bert Fors images from Red Deer Archives 2012
11 Scandinavian Press Quarterly 2012-2014
12 Swedish Institute 2012-2014
13 "Argonavta" - The newsletter of the Canadian Nautical Research Society 2015
14 Augustana College Listing of Swedish American newspapers on microfilm 2015
15 "Beckoning Hills" History of Whitewater & other Municiplaties of Manitoba 2015
16 Occupations - glassblower ca. 2015
17 86 Years in Three Countries - Sweden- USA - Canada - Hulda Benson ca.2015
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591 U.S.A.'s Swedish News 1966-2005
2 Sweden's News 1963-2004
3 Newspapers Winnipeg (1896-1907) 2003-2005
4 Winnipeg - Forum 1987-2004
5 Nyheter - Winnipeg 1920-1986
6 Winnipeg - Canada Harold 2003
7 Scandinavian Press - Vancouver 1994
8 Swedish Press Vancouver 1986-2006
9 Svenska Canada - Tidningen (Winnipeg) 1940-2006
10 Svenska - Tidningen (Winnipeg) 1921-2005
11 Swedish Press - Vancouver 1941-2005
12 Swedish Press - Vancouver - 1929-1985 2009
13 Port Arthur Framat 1917-2006
14 Port Arthur articles 1905-1992
15 Edmonton - Scandinavian Centre News 2005
16 Tell Dallhof Collection (1939-1971) 2004
17 Swedish newspapers in Canada 1941-2006
18 Checklists & Directories (Canada) 1970-1996
19 Articles Related to Canada 1974-2005
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601 Archives - Sweden Vaxjo 1978-2010
2 Archives - Sweden Rikarkivet 1980-2004
3 Society for the promtion of Emmigration Research - Bryggan - The Bridge 1987-2003

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PHOTO COLLECTION 1870-2005
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611 VHS -1. De Sista Svenska Rosterna, 1976. 2. Canada's Reindeer NFB, 1979. Our Nordic Legacy, 1995. 100 Years Grant Memorial Baptist Scandinavian Church, Winnipeg, 1997. Under the Sun, 1998, Sagan Om En Ring, 2003, Tillenius The Art of Nature, 2005. 1976-2005
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632 FLOPPY DISC (PHOTOS) 1. Nils P. Lithander paintings. 2. Bogseth Restaurant on Logan Avenue in Winnipeg, 3. Dick Boman, 4. leksand folkdrakt, Marjorie Coleman, 5. Sigvard Holmberg. 6. Johnson photo with snowshoe for horses. 7. Julie Lawson, 8. A. Paton Arcola, Sask. 9. Anette Rosberg tombstones. 10. Ada & Emil Skalin. 11. Helen Solmes 2003. 12. Lynette Young 2003

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ELECTRONIC RECORDS 1915-2015
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621 CD'S - 1. The Swedish Emigrant no. 1&2, 2001. 2. Bror Daniel Andersson's letters 1906-1971. 3. Women Mushers Annie Edlund & Eva Bullock, 2007. 4. Attestation papers for Swedes in the Canadian Expeditionary Force 1914-1918, 2002. 5. Florence Bloomquist 100 years data. 6. Scandia House Nipigon Historical Museum. 7. Reflections & Recollections Herb Elditrom 8. Honour the Pioneers Ernest Lind 9. Ernest Lind Memoirs 2 , 2003. 10. Honour the Pioneers Wickstrom/Johnson 3. 11. Honour the Pioneers Lind family 4. 12. Building Grain Elevators Petrus Nikolaus Johnson photos 1927-1947. 13. Johannson Petrus Nikolaus Johnson interview. 14. Rolled photo in map cabinet Zion Lutheran Church Oct 1915 25th Anniversary. 1927-2007
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631 FLOPPY DISKS (TEXTUAL) 1. Canada database 1870 census, 2. Kitson County 1, 2002. 3. Kitson County 2. 2002.4. Kitson County 3. 2002. 5. Marshall County 4. 2002. 6. Gammalsvenskby, Jorgen Hedman. 7. Harry Macfie book covers. 8. Anette Rosberg Sarnas Canadian Soldier database A-Z. 9. Swedish soldiers WWI from Rosberg spreadsheet. 1870-2002
3 Barr's memory stick 2015

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AUDIO CASSETTES 1962-2003
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641 1. Sven Johansson, 2.Sven Jarsfeldt broadcast over Swedish radio ca.1962. 3. Astrid Winquist interview in Swedish, 1983. 4. Linnea Lodge Swedish radio CVKA Edmonton, 1980. 5. Swedes in Canada interviews by Verna Larssen, 1987. 6. Interviews from Vi Watson, Edmonton. 2002. 7. John Hoas Gammalsvenskby Borna, 2003. 1962-2003

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OVERSIZE (MAP CABINET) 1910-2003
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11 1. Zion Church 25th Anniversary photo 1915. 2. Scandinavian Church Choir Grant Memorial 1910-1913, 3.Grant Memorial theatre production ca. 1913 4. Strindberg Lodge No. 259 Winnipeg, 90th Anniversary poster 2003. 5. Svenska Sangerbroderna 1913. 6. Anette Rosberg attestation papers for Swedish soldiers 1914-1918. 7. Vasa Lodge Winnipeg membership list 1939 1910-2003

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