The trains connected Sweden in the second half of the 19th century. Sweden is slightly larger than California and in 1890 it had a population of 4.8 million. The train station in Åre, Jämtland County, was built in 1882 and made Åre a leading ski resort. The photo is from the 1890s.
Annika is a Swedish genealogist and the owner of Find a Swede. The goal of this blog is to share the little things from Sweden that make sense of your research. Always backed up with data.