Brita Hedman, New Sweden, ca. 1881

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Brita Hedman, New Sweden, ca. 1881

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Brita Hedman arrived in New Sweden July 23, 1871 with her husband, Per Hedman. They came from the Jemtland area of Sweden with a large group of settlers. This section of New Sweden became known as Jemtland.

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  • Title: Brita Hedman, New Sweden, ca. 1881
  • Creation Date: circa 1880
  • Subject Date: circa 1880
  • Local Name: Jemtland
  • Town: New Sweden
  • County: Aroostook
  • State: Jemtland, ME
  • Media: Electrographic Photograph
  • Dimensions: 21 cm x 16 cm
  • Object Type: Image

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116 Station Road, New Sweden, ME 04762

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