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New Sweden colony

New Sweden colony

February 6-May 15, 1988

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Published by New Jersey State Museum, New Jersey Dept. of State in Trenton, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Sweden,
  • Delaware,
  • Delaware River Valley (N.Y.-Del. and N.J.)
    • Subjects:
    • New Sweden -- History -- Exhibitions.,
    • Delaware -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Exhibitions.,
    • Delaware River Valley (N.Y.-Del. and N.J.) -- History -- Exhibitions.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 69-70.

      Statement[edited by Lorraine E. Williams].
      ContributionsWilliams, Lorraine E., New Jersey State Museum.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF167 .N48 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination71 p. :
      Number of Pages71
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2151238M
      ISBN 100938766074
      LC Control Number88620581

      This new "Swedish Nation," later known as the Upland Court, was established in Immigrants Alphabetical Passenger Lists Index (Alphabetical) Immigrant Ships. New Sweden Descendants. New Sweden Settlers, Names in the Wharton census of the Delaware. Inhabitants of what was New Sweden, on the Delaware. the rise and fall of new sweden Download the rise and fall of new sweden or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get the rise and fall of new sweden book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want.

      NEW SWEDEN COLONY. NEW SWEDEN COLONY. "New Sweden" (a term applied only long after the fact) was an amorphous product of a series of scattered settlements in the parts of Delaware, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania that make up the Delaware River reached its apogee as a player in the European search for North American colonies in the first half of the seventeenth century, . Get this from a library! The New Sweden colony: February 6- [Lorraine E Williams; New Jersey State Museum.;].

        The original Kalmar Nyckel sailed from Sweden to the New World in , leaving its passengers to establish the first permanent European settlement in the Delaware Valley, the Colony of New Sweden. - Library & Archives. See more ideas about Sweden, The swede and Scottish english pins.


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The people of New Sweden: Our colony on the Delaware River, Hardcover – January 1, by Alf Åberg (Author)Author: Alf Åberg. Beginning in with the Swedish ships Kalmar Nyckel and Gripen, and followed by several other expeditions, a total of about Swedes and Finns settled in the colony.

The book reviews the Atlantic journry, the crews and equipment on board, and the fate of some of the The fate and grim existence of the early settlers of New Sweden, which became Wilmington, Delaware/5. When the tiny Kalmar Nyckel set sail from Gothenburg, Sweden in November ofit marked the beginning of a new era in the history of the Middle Atlantic region.

New Sweden on the Delaware documents the results of that voyage, the settlements of Swedish immigrants, and the fascinating details of the two decades that followed.5/5(1). The conference papers, collected in New Sweden in America, present the first look at the New Sweden colony since the advent of modern historical methods." "The essays in New Sweden colony book volume examine the.

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 story begins with the very first European settlers who created New Sweden, their interactions with the Leni Lenape, and continues through the evolution of the region to the present day. The New Sweden Centre's collection includes artifacts, clothing, tools, dioramas and graphic illustrations.

The Swedish Colonial Society Welcomes New Members. No Swedish relative or ancestry is required – only an interest in the colonial history of our nation. Membership is available for all parties interested in the history of the New Sweden Colony and the early Swedes and Finns in America.

Swedish heritage is not a requirement. New Sweden Settlers, Dr. Peter Stebbins Craig has after years of investigations compiled a list of early colonists in New Sweden. The list replaces the one published by Amandus Johnson in his classic book Swedish Settlements on the Delaware River from Below is.

I knew of the New Sweden colony, but what about the Finns. Well, the About I purchased this book at the New Sweden Farmstead in Bridgeton, NJ. Since I teach about this history, I thought it would be valuable to read about it/5. New Sweden (Swedish: Nya Sverige) was a Swedish colony on the Delaware River on the Atlantic coast of North America from to It was centered at Fort Christina, now in Wilmington, Delaware, and included parts of the present-day states of Delaware, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania.

A collection of genealogical profiles related to New Sweden Forefathers, Swedish Colonial Society, Arrivals Geni Project: New Sweden Forefathers, Swedish Colonial Society, Arrivals. This list is from A Guide to New Sweden Forefathers, People.

With an Account of the South, The New Sweden, and the American Companies, and the Efforts of Sweden to Regain the Colony”. 2 Volumes, xx – pp. plus plates, 4 maps; University of Pennsylvania, (), USA.

The Swedish Settlements on the Delaware is a scholarly and exhaustive treatment of New Sweden on the Delaware. New Sweden rose to its greatest heights during the governorship of Johan Printz ().

He extended settlement northward from Fort Christina along both sides of the Delaware River and improved the colony's military and commercial prospects by building Fort Elfsborg, near present-day Salem on the New Jersey side of the river, to seal the Delaware against English and Dutch ships.

A History of New Sweden: Or, The Settlements on the River Delaware - Ebook written by Israel Acrelius, Historical Society of Delaware. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read A History of New Sweden: Or, The Settlements on the River Delaware.

After a brief introduction as to how the Colony came to be, the contents are organized by townships involved: New Sweden, Stockholm, Woodland (and Perham, Connor, Caribou) Westmanland and Madawaska Lake (T16R4). For each, there is an early history followed by what exists today. The booklet also contains many old (nostalgic) and new photographs.

by Elizabeth Covart The history of New Sweden began in with the founding of the New Sweden Company. The formation of the Company was the brainchild of Dutch, German, and Swedish investors who convinced Axel Oxenstierna, Chancellor of the Realm and Queen Christina’s regent,(1) that Sweden stood to profit in the tobacco and fur trades of North America.

New Sweden. likes 3 talking about this 5 were here. New Sweden was a Swedish colony along the lower reaches of Delaware River in North America from to Followers: This book explores Swedish encounters with American Indians in the New Sweden colony on the Delaware River during the second half of the seventeenth century.

To place Swedish-Indian interactions in perspective a comparison is made with Swedish-Saami colonial relations during the same time by:   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. Harbinger Books (US) Bookseller Inventory # Title THE PEOPLE OF NEW SWEDEN; OUR COLONY ON THE DELAWARE RIVER Author Aberg, Alf Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Very Good Jacket condition No Dust Jacket Binding Hardcover ISBN 10 ISBN 13 Publisher Natur Och Kultur Place of Publication.

Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Full text of "A history of New Sweden: or, The settlements on the River Delaware" See other formats.New Sweden was designed to be a miniature copy of New Netherland, the Dutch colony centered on the Hudson River (later English New York).

Like New Netherland, it would be a company-owned colony whose main goal was to make a profit by exchanging European-manufactured goods such as cloth, beads, tools, and weapons for furs and skins provided by Indian suppliers.The Story of New Sweden as Told at the Quarter Centennial Celebration (University of Michigan Library.

) Lenentine, Charlotte The Swedish People of Northern Maine (University of Maine. ) Hede, Richard Maine's Swedish Colony Centennial Book () Young, Christine : Aroostook.