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Swedish immigrants in Lincoln"s time

Nels Magnus Hokanson

Swedish immigrants in Lincoln"s time

by Nels Magnus Hokanson

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Published by Harper in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Swedes -- United States.,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Participation, Swedish.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [219]-234.

    Statementby Nels Hokanson. With a foreword by Carl Sandburg.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination259 p.
    Number of Pages259
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17764960M

      Scroll to bottom for complete list of The Immigrants’ Civil War us on Facebook.. Rumors circulated during Lincoln’s run for the presidency that he was a secret Know Nothing. The Democrats charged that the Republicans were just Know Nothings in disguise and that Lincoln had been a member of an anti-immigrant lodge.   The Swedish emigration to North America reached its peak after the Civil War (). The U.S. census in indicated the number of Swedish-Americans to nearly Most of the immigrants were typical settlers who cleared and planted up the Prairie, while others live in cities, especially Chicago.

      Tom Heberlein divides his time between Wisconsin and Sweden, where he is working on a book, Falling in Love with Sweden (One Mistake at a Time). He is a professor emeritus at the University of Author: Tom Heberlein. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.

      Although Sweden was once open to labor migrants from across Europe and refugees from all over the world, its policies have become increasingly restrictive over the last 35 years. Today, the country is wrestling with integration issues, as Charles Westin of the Centre for Research in International Migration and Ethnic Relations, Stockholm University, explains. Obtaining this type of data is easy in the United States or Denmark, but not in Sweden. The last time there was an official report breaking down crime statistics by immigrant Author: Tino Sanandaji.


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Swedish Americans became enthusiastic supporters of the newly rising Republican party and of Abraham Lincoln. The Swedes' relationship with the Republican party became so firm and widespread as to be axiomatic; it was said that the average Swedish American believed in three things: the Swedish culture, the Lutheran church, and the Republican party.

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