Finns in American colonial history.
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Published by Govt. Print. Off. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Finns -- United States.

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LC ClassificationsE184.F5 H6
The Physical Object
Pagination10 p.
Number of Pages10
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6362124M
LC Control Number37034609

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House of Representatives session Aug --The Finns in American colonial history, being extension of remarks of Hon. Frank E. Hook, member of Congress from Michigan in House of Representatives, Aug --The American-Finnish aspect of the Delaware tercentenary, --Reproduction of a part of the Nicholas Visscher map. [ 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 coming of. American colonies, also called thirteen colonies or colonial America, the 13 British colonies that were established during the 17th and early 18th centuries in what is now a part of the eastern United colonies grew both geographically along the Atlantic coast and westward and numerically to 13 from the time of their founding to the American Revolution (–81). New Sweden (Swedish: Nya Sverige; Finnish: Uusi Ruotsi; Latin: Nova Svecia) was a Swedish colony along the lower reaches of the Delaware River in America from to , established during the Thirty Years' War when Sweden was a great military power. New Sweden was part of Swedish colonization efforts in the ments were established on both sides of the Delaware .

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