A lot has changed since 1850 The Swedish emigration started 170 years ago. A lot has changed in the world since 1850. Sweden may be one of the countries that have changed the most. When you think about Sweden today, it’s not obvious what life was like for our ancestors. Many things are
Skönsmon, Sundsvall, Västernorrland County and Medelpad. From a postcard from the early twentieth century.
Logs on ice circa 1900. On the inlet Bollstafjärden in Ångermanland on the east coast of Sweden. The sleigh is called timmerfora.