Provinces of Sweden

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USED FOR CULTURAL IDENTITY and not for the Family History Library Catalog.  
 
USED FOR CULTURAL IDENTITY and not for the Family History Library Catalog.  
  
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The provinces of Sweden are importantan cultural entities but are not used for administrative purposes and have no legal significance.&nbsp; They are natural, cultural, and geographical units with deep roots and play an important role in the daily lives of the Swedish people.
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Often when immigrants referred to their origin in Sweden they talked about their provinces.&nbsp; They saw themselves as residents of a certain province such as Skåne, Ångermanland, and Dalarna
  
 
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DALSLAND GOTLAND GÄSTRIKLAND  
 
DALSLAND GOTLAND GÄSTRIKLAND  
  
HALLAND HÄLSINGLAND HÄRJEDALEN
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HALLAND HÄLSINGLAND HÄRJEDALEN  
  
JÄMTLAND LAPPLAND MEDELPAD
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JÄMTLAND LAPPLAND MEDELPAD  
  
NORRBOTTEN NÄRKE SKÅNE
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NORRBOTTEN NÄRKE SKÅNE  
  
 
SMÅLAND SÖDERMANLAND UPPLAND  
 
SMÅLAND SÖDERMANLAND UPPLAND  

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SWEDISH PROVINCES: LANDSKAP (25 Provinces)

USED FOR CULTURAL IDENTITY and not for the Family History Library Catalog.

The provinces of Sweden are importantan cultural entities but are not used for administrative purposes and have no legal significance.  They are natural, cultural, and geographical units with deep roots and play an important role in the daily lives of the Swedish people.

Often when immigrants referred to their origin in Sweden they talked about their provinces.  They saw themselves as residents of a certain province such as Skåne, Ångermanland, and Dalarna


BLEKINGE BOHUSLÄN DALARNA

DALSLAND GOTLAND GÄSTRIKLAND

HALLAND HÄLSINGLAND HÄRJEDALEN

JÄMTLAND LAPPLAND MEDELPAD

NORRBOTTEN NÄRKE SKÅNE

SMÅLAND SÖDERMANLAND UPPLAND

VÄRMLAND VÄSTERBOTTEN VÄSTERGÖTLAND

VÄSTMANLAND ÅNGERMANLAND ÖLAND

ÖSTERGÖTLAND