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Sami, Society and Land Use in 19th-century Sweden:Göran Wahlenbergs field studies

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Abstract: Göran Wahlenberg (1780-1851) mapped and categorised Sami life, culture and society during the 19th century. He made field studies in North Norway, the north of Sweden and north of Finland, and in eastern parts of the Kola Peninsula. He made anthropological and ethnographical studies of Sami. His studies also included several presentations of land and terrain, and on how Sami used the land for ... View entire text
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  N: 71.0   S: 63.5   E: 35.0   W: 15.0

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Dataset Originator/Creator: Karin Granqvist
Dataset Title: Sami, Society and Land Use in 19th-century Sweden:Göran Wahlenbergs field studies
Dataset Release Date: 2009-10-07
Dataset Release Place: Luleå
Dataset Publisher: Karin Granqvist
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Start Date: 2005-09-01
Stop Date: 2010-12-31
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«Between the Arctic ?Other? and Subject: Two Researchers? Images of Sámi in the 19th century» i C. Folke Ax (eds.) Encountering Foreign Worlds: Experiences at Home and Abroad, Proceedings from the 26th Nordic Congress of Historians Reykjavík 8-12 August 2007, Reyjavík Háskólaútgáfan: University of Iceland Press, pp. 69-86.
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DIF Creation Date: 2009-10-08
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18

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