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Swedes in America, 1638-1900. by Amandus Johnson

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Published by Lenapé Press in [Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Swedes -- United States.

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ContributionsSwedish Colonial Foundation.
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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. A. 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 in , they 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.