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Norwegian settlers in Alberta

Jan Harold Brunvand

Norwegian settlers in Alberta

by Jan Harold Brunvand

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Published by National Museum of Man, National Museums of Canada in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alberta,
  • Alberta.
    • Subjects:
    • Norwegians -- Alberta -- Folklore.,
    • Norwegians -- Alberta.,
    • Folklore -- Alberta.,
    • Alberta -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJan Harold Brunvand.
      SeriesMercury series., Paper - Canadian Centre for Folk Culture Studies ; no. 8
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR113 .B77
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 71 p. :
      Number of Pages71
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5230134M
      LC Control Number75300082

      I93I PIONEER NORWEGIAN SETTLEMENT block of government land was placed on sale in thou­ sands of settlers — including large numbers of Norwegians — had poured into the new region. The Indian treaties of the fifties and sixties were much needed opening wedges for the settlers.^ Up to the Norwegians who had emigrated to the. Most Northern Alberta communities sprang up in response to the building of the railway, and most communities still exist along railway supply lines. The ethnicity of most of the western settlers here derive from England, Ukraine, France, and Germany. There are a few communities of primarily (even exclusively) French or German speaking people.

      Ab Finnish immigrants came to the Prairies, and favoured settlement in Saskatchewan. Danish populations favoured Alberta, where one in every two Danes settled in Dickson, Alberta. Nea Norwegians came to Alberta and Saskatchewan, and ab Swedes created block settlements in Erickson, Manitoba and rural Saskatchewan. Ukrainians in Alberta (Dictionary of), Pioneer Settlers of Alberta - , Volume II, compiled by Ukrainian Pioneers Association of Alberta, Elaine Kalynchuk [email protected] Rita Chernoff [email protected] AB Ukrainian Pioneers in Alberta - Land of Pain - .

        With this book, you too can enjoy all of Norway’s finest traditional foods. With more than recipes gathered from throughout Norway, it is easy to use, includes recipes for every occasion, and includes a complete index and recipe titles in English and s: Norway - Norway - Earliest peoples: Between and bce new immigrants settled in eastern Norway. They were farmers who grew grain and kept cows and sheep. The hunting-fishing population of the west coast was also gradually replaced by farmers, though hunting and fishing remained useful secondary means of livelihood. From about bce bronze was gradually introduced, but the use of.


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