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The Finnish experience in the Western Great Lakes Region

The Finnish experience in the Western Great Lakes Region

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Published by Institute for Migration, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota in Turku, [Duluth] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Lakes Region (North America)
    • Subjects:
    • Finnish Americans -- Great Lakes Region (North America) -- Congresses.,
    • Copper miners -- Great Lakes Region (North America) -- History -- Congresses.,
    • Iron mines and mining -- Great Lakes Region (North America) -- History -- Congresses.,
    • Great Lakes Region (North America) -- Economic conditions -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Michael G. Karni, Matti E. Kaups, Douglas J. Ollila, Jr.
      GenreCongresses.
      SeriesMigration studies ;, C. 3
      ContributionsKarni, Michael G., Kaups, Matti E., Ollila, Douglas J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF551 .F56
      The Physical Object
      Pagination232 p. :
      Number of Pages232
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4285004M
      ISBN 109519266038
      LC Control Number78311602

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      How the Lakes were Formed-- Once a Table Land-- Buried River Beds-- Relics of Nature's Ancient Handiwork-- Ancient Rivers-- The Laurentian, Huronian and Erigan Rivers-- Lake Region Submerged-- Tilting up of the Land from the Northeast-- District Re-elevated-- Birth of the Great Lakes-- Processes by which They attained Present Beds-- Future Drainage into the.   You've subscribed to Great Lakes Books Series! Originally published in Finnish in by Armas K. E. Holmio, History of the Finns in Michigan, translated into English by Ellen M. Ryynanen, brings the story of the contribution of Finnish immigrants into the mainstream of Michigan history. Holmio combines firsthand experience and Reviews: 8.

        It is spoken in Finland as an official language, as a minority language in Sweden (mainly in Northern Sweden and Stockholm), in the Russian Federation (in the Republic of Karelia and the province of Leningrad), in northern Norway (Finnmark) and in Finnish immigrant communities in the Great Lakes region of the United States and Canada. Great Lakes Books Browse by All gifts agate field guide Great Lakes Books lake superior local book local books local history rocks waterfalls Sort by Featured Best Selling Alphabetically, A-Z Alphabetically, Z-A Price, low to high Price, high to low Date, new to old Date, old to new.


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The Finnish experience in the Western Great Lakes Region Download PDF EPUB FB2

Patterns of settlement and institutional growth in the new land -- The Finns in the copper and iron ore mines of the western Great Lakes region, by Matti E. Kaups -- Fishermen on strike: Finnish workers and community power in Astoria, Oregon by Michael Passi -- The development and distribution of Finnish consumers.

Arnold Alanen. “The Development and Distribution of Finnish Consumer’s Cooperatives in Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin, ” In The Finnish Experience in the Western Great Lakes Region, Ed.

by Michael Karni, et. Turku, Finland: Institute for Migration,pp. Dorson, Richard. Blood Stoppers and Bear Walkers. The Finnish Experience in the Western Great Lakes Region: New Perspectives.

by Michael G. Karni, Matti E. Kaups, and Douglas J. Ollila, Jr. (Turku, Finland Author: Melvin G. Holli. Further reading. Arnold Alanen, "The Development and Distribution of Finnish Consumers' Cooperatives in Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin," in Michael Karni, Matti E.

Kaups, and Douglas J. Ollila (eds.), The Finnish Experience in the Western Great Lakes Region: New Perspectives. Turku, Finland: Institute for Migration, ; pp. The Great Lakes or the Great Lakes of North America, are a series of interconnected freshwater lakes in the upper mid-east region of North America, that connect to the Atlantic Ocean through the Saint Lawrence general, they are on or near the Canada–United States are lakes Superior, Michigan, Huron, Erie, and Ontario.

Source: EPA. A visible result of the cooperation between Finnish and American scholars was the conference "The Finnish Experience in the Western Great Lakes Region: New Perspectives", held in Duluth, Minnesota in Sixteen scholars from Finland and The Finnish experience in the Western Great Lakes Region book United.

The Finnish Experience in the Western Great Lakes Region, edited by Michael G. Karni, Matti E. Kaups, and Doublas J.

Ollila, Jr. Vammala. Finland: Institute for Migration, Turku, This website and a book (Miriam Daughter of Finnish Immigrants by Diane Dettmann and Miriam Kaurala Dloniak) have been the best resources so far. I would. American copper, iron and coal mines drew Finnish migration to the Western Great Lakes Region.

Following the miners strike in Minnesota, USA, Finnish settlers migrated to Saskatchewan. In there were over farms and people settled at "Paski Box" near Dunblane, Sk Regina Gen Web Region.

This settlement was also known as the "Lake. The Finnish Experience in the Western Great Lakes Region: New Perspectives, Migration Studies, Turku University, Institute of Migration. Michael Karni, ed., Finns in North America: Proceedings of Finn Forum III, Migration Studies, Turku University, Institute of Migration.

Overall, the Great Plains served as home for small numbers of Finns in the United States, although their communities played a relatively greater role in Canada's total Finnish settlement picture.

AboutFinns immigrated to the United States between andwith massive emigration beginning in. “Social Dimensions of Agricultural Change in the Great Lakes Region, to ” Azania 29/30 (/), [With Andrew Reid] “The Emergence of Social Formations and Inequality in the Great Lakes Region.” Archaeological Review from Cambri 1 (), “Great Lakes Bantu: Classification and Settlement Chronology.”.

A large number of the most active Finnish-American socialists joined the American communist movement in the beginning of the 's. The Civil War in Finland had caused a great number of Finnish-American socialists to become embittered radicals.

Thus events in Finland provided important impetus to political radicalism. The Potawatomi Indians were the dominant tribe in the region of Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, and southern Michigan during the seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries.

Active participants in the fur trade, and close friends with many French fur traders and government leaders, the Potawatomis remained loyal to New France throughout the colonial period, resisting the lure of the inexpensive. The Great Lakes are the collection of freshwater lakes located in northeastern North America, on the Canada–United States border, which connect to the Atlantic Ocean through the Saint Lawrence Seaway and the Great Lakes ting of Lakes Superior, Michigan, Huron, Erie, and Ontario, ay form the largest group of freshwater lakes on Earth comprising 21% of the world's surface fresh.

Get this from a library. The opposite of cold: the Northwoods Finnish sauna tradition. [Michael Nordskog; Aaron W Hautala] -- A full-color history and celebration of Finnish sauna in the western Great Lakes region. Ishpeming and Hancock, especially, were important nationally as Finnish cultural centers.

Originally published in Finnish in by Armas K. Holmio, History of the Finns in Michigan, translated into English by Ellen M. Ryynanen, brings the story of the contribution of Finnish immigrants into the mainstream of Michigan s: 8.

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Along the coast this vast region stretches southwards from Mogadishu to the mouth of the Zambezi river. Inland it extends from the southern Ethiopian escarpment and the southern Sudan down along the western edge of the great lakes region, across the corridor between Lakes Tanganyika and Malawi, and then follows the Luangwa river until its.

The Lake District, also known as the Lakes or Lakeland, is a mountainous region in North West England.A popular holiday destination, it is famous for its lakes, forests and mountains (or fells), and its associations with William Wordsworth and other Lake Poets and also with Beatrix Potter and John Lake District National Park was established in and covers an area of 2, square.

FINNISH FOLKLORE AND SOCIAL CHANGE IN THE GREAT LAKES MINING REGION ORAL HISTORY PROJECT (Funded in part by the National Endowment For The Humanities) F.F.S.C.G.L.M.R. DIGITIZATION PROJECT (Funded in part by the Keweenaw National Historic Park Advisory Commission). The Great Lakes Books Series specializes in books of regional interest and importance to Michigan and the entire Great Lakes region.

Inaugurated in to honor Michigan's sesquicentennial, the series currently includes titles on Michigan and regional history, the Upper Peninsula, military history, the Great Lakes and maritime history.Finland, Finnish Suomi (swô´mē), officially Republic of Finland, republic ( est.

pop. 5,),sq mi (, sq km), N borders on the Gulf of Bothnia and Sweden in the west, on Norway in the north, on Russia in the east, and on the Gulf of Finland and the Baltic Sea in the south.

If you are still wondering, yes, Finland haslakes mostly concentrated in the south-western part of the country. If you go to Finland, it is impossible not to stay for a few days in the lakes region.

You would lose one of the greatest scenes offered not only on the Finnish territory, but on the entire planet.