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Heart Prairie Lutheran Church

Heart Prairie Lutheran Church of Whitewater, Wisconsin was a historic church organized in 1844 by pioneer Lutheran minister, Claus Lauritz Clausen. Before the church was built, services were held under oak trees, in the Lyman School, and in log c ...

                                               

Jacobson Farm

The Jacobson Farm is located southeast of Decorah, Iowa, United States. It was owned and operated by the Jacobson family for 127 years. One generation overlapped the next, which led to a gradual evolution of changes instead of sudden changes. Thi ...

                                               

Agder Township, Marshall County, Minnesota

Agder Township is a township in Marshall County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 108 at the 2000 census. Agder Township was organized in 1902, and named after Agder, a historical district of Norway.

                                               

St. Johns Lutheran Church (Northfield, Minnesota)

Founded in 1869, the church has shared a close relationship with St. Olaf College. The famous St. Olaf Choir first started at St. Johns. The church was founded by a Norwegian Lutheran minister, Bernt Julius Muus, who founded several other churche ...

                                               

Valley Grove (Nerstrand, Minnesota)

Valley Grove refers to two religious buildings situated near the community of Nerstrand in rural Rice County, Minnesota. The Valley Grove church buildings are located south of Northfield, Minnesota near Big Woods State Park at 9999 155th St E, pa ...

                                               

Norwegian Methodist Episcopal Church (Brooklyn, New York)

                                               

Ole Crogen Farm District

The Ole Crogen Farm District is a historic place located in Bottineau County, North Dakota. The site is situated near the Turtle Mountains, north and west of Bottineau, North Dakota. The former Ole and Ingeborg Crogen farmstead was listed on the ...

                                               

Lucken Farm

The Lucken Farm near Portland, North Dakota is a bonanza farm that was developed by 1888. The owner of the farm was Halleck E. Lucken, the son of Norwegian immigrants. The farm was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1986. The l ...

                                               

Odalen Lutherske Kirke

The Odalen Lutherske Kirke, also known as the Odalen Lutheran Church or simply the Odalen Church, was an historic Norwegian-American Lutheran church located in Tiber Township, in Walsh County near Edinburg, North Dakota. Odalen Lutherske Kirke is ...

                                               

Augustana Academy

Augustana Academy was an educational institution in Canton, South Dakota. The Norwegian Augustana Synod was established in 1870. In that year, the Synod began an academy called the Marshall Academy in Marshall, Wisconsin. In 1881, the academy was ...

                                               

Lebanon Lutheran Church

The Lebanon Lutheran Church in South Dakota was established by Norwegian immigrants to the Sisseton-Wahpeton Sioux Indian Reservation. It was the first Norwegian Lutheran church in that area predating congregations in nearby Ortley and Summit. It ...

                                               

Zoar Norwegian Lutheran Church

The Zoar Norwegian Lutheran Church is a historic church in rural northeastern Day County, South Dakota. It is a modest wood frame structure, set on a rise south of County Road 4 northeast of Pickerel Lake. It has Gothic Revival styling, and a bel ...

                                               

Norway Grove, Wisconsin

Norway Grove is an unincorporated community located in the town of Vienna in Dane County, Wisconsin. Dating from 1844, immigrant settlers principally from the traditional district of Sogn in Western Norway, came to the townships of Windsor and Vi ...

                                               

Norway Ridge, Wisconsin

                                               

Norway, Wisconsin

Norway is a town in Racine County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 8.067 at the 2018 census. The census-designated place of Wind Lake, Wisconsin is in the town of Norway. The unincorporated communities of North Cape and Union Church ...

                                               

Rusin Garden

                                               

Byzantine Catholic World

The Byzantine Catholic World is the official newspaper of the Byzantine Catholic Metropolitan Church of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. The papers mission is "to teach the Gospel message in the rich tradition of the Byzantine Catholic Ch ...

                                               

Four Mile Run (Pittsburgh)

Four Mile Run also known as Ruska Dolina, is a valley in the Greenfield section of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. The small neighborhood formed around the growth of Pittsburghs steel industry as Rusyn immigrants settled in the area for ...

                                               

St. Nicholas Byzantine Catholic Church

St. Nicholas Byzantine Catholic Church, also known as St. Nicholas Greek Catholic Church, is a historic Catholic church at 504 S. Liberty Street in Perryopolis, Fayette County, Pennsylvania. It was built between 1912 and 1918, and is a 30 feet by ...

                                               

Lansingville

Lansingville is a traditional neighborhood in Youngstown, Ohio. Located on the citys south side, the area was named for John Lansing. The neighborhood was dominated by Slovak Americans, the majority of whom were Roman Catholic, during much of the ...

                                               

Slovak Garden

                                               

Balkan Township, St. Louis County, Minnesota

Balkan Township is a township in Saint Louis County, Minnesota, United States. The township was named after the Balkan Mountains. The population was 832 at the 2010 census. U.S. Highway 169 and State Highway 73 MN 73 are two of the main routes in ...

                                               

Church of St. Stephen (St. Stephen, Minnesota)

The Church of St. Stephen is a historic Roman Catholic church building in St. Stephen, Minnesota, United States. It is part of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Saint Cloud. The church was constructed in 1903 in a rural community settled by Slovene i ...

                                               

Anton Gogala Farmstead

The Anton Gogala Farmstead is a historic farmstead in Krain Township, Minnesota, United States. For over a century it remained a small-scale dairy farm operated by a Slovene American family, and contains traditionally constructed buildings and st ...

                                               

Slovenian Garden

                                               

Spanish Flat, El Dorado County, California

Spanish Flat is an unincorporated community in El Dorado County, California. It is located 4 miles north of Chili Bar, at an elevation of 2431 feet. A post office operated at Spanish Flat from 1853 to 1872 and for a while in 1888. The name commem ...

                                               

Isleño Spanish

Isleño Spanish is a dialect of the Spanish language spoken by the descendants of Canary Islanders who settled in Louisiana during the late 18th century. Many Isleños still live in the communities founded by their ancestors and the surrounding are ...

                                               

El Rito Presbyterian Church

El Rito Presbyterian Church is a church in Chacon, New Mexico Early settlers came to Chacon El Rito de Agua Negra from Chamisal, where they were reportedly persecuted because of their Protestant beliefs. Their faith was enriched through the study ...

                                               

El Rito, Rio Arriba County, New Mexico

El Rito, is an unincorporated community in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico, USA. Its elevation is 6.875 feet. El Rito is located on NM 554; 18 miles 29 km Northwest of Española and 15 miles 24 km Northwest of Ojo Caliente. El Rito was one of the fi ...

                                               

Hilmar, California

Hilmar is an unincorporated community in Merced County, California. It is located 4.25 miles west-southwest of Delhi, at an elevation of 92 feet. For census purposes, Hilmar is aggregated with nearby communities into the census-designated place H ...

                                               

Swedesburg, Iowa

Swedesburg was originally built up chiefly by Swedish immigrants. They first arrived in the region in the 1860s after a wave of migration to the nearby Jefferson County in the 1840s. Swedesburg had a population of 86 in 2000.

                                               

Swedish Baptist Church (Davenport, Iowa)

The former Swedish Baptist Church is a historic building located on the east side of Davenport, Iowa, United States. The congregation was organized in 1883 in the citys Swedish neighborhood and included about 50 people. The building was originall ...

                                               

Bethlehem Baptist Church (Minneapolis)

Bethlehem Baptist Church is an evangelical Christian Baptist megachurch and a multi-site church headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, founded in 1871. Dr. E. Glenn Wagner, Chancellor of Oxford Graduate School, has referred to it as a "flagship ...

                                               

New Sweden Township, Nicollet County, Minnesota

New Sweden Township is a township in Nicollet County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 326 at the 2000 census. New Sweden Township was organized in 1864, and named for the native country of many of its early settlers.

                                               

Andrew Peterson Farmstead

The Andrew Peterson Farmstead is a farm just east of Waconia, Minnesota, United States. The farm is located in rural Carver County, Minnesota on Minnesota State Highway 5. The farm is listed on the National Register of Historic Places for its ass ...

                                               

Mickey-mouse plant

Ochna is a genus comprising 86 species of evergreen trees, shrubs and shrublets belonging to the family Ochnaceae. These species are native to tropical woodlands of Africa, the Mascarenes and Asia. Species of this genus are usually called ochnas, ...

                                               

Cherry Grove, Oregon

Cherry Grove is an unincorporated community in Washington County, Oregon, United States. Cherry Grove is situated on the north bank of the Tualatin River near where it exits the Northern Oregon Coast Range and enters Patton Valley. Cherry Grove w ...

                                               

Swedish Evangelical Mission Covenant Church

                                               

Swedish Classroom

                                               

Central Church (Sioux Falls, South Dakota)

Central Church is a Christian church associated with Converge located in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The church was founded in 1883 as Swedish Baptist Church and is home to Central Preschool and Kindergarten, the largest preschool in South Dakota. ...

                                               

Sweden, Texas

Sweden, Texas is a ghost town in Duval County, Texas, four miles southwest of Benavides off of Farm-to-Market Road 359. The post office first opened in 1884, but closed the next year. It reopened in 1907, but closed permanently in 1932. The popul ...

                                               

Swedish Hill Historic District

The Swedish Hill Historic District is a former Swedish enclave that is now a residential area of downtown Austin, Texas. Often referred to as "Swede Hill." Development of this area began in the 1870s when numerous Swedish immigrants erected homes ...

                                               

Ballard Avenue Historic District

The Ballard Avenue Historic District is a section of downtown Ballard in Seattle, Washington, that was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1976. The district consists of Ballard Avenue N.W. between N.W. Market Street and N.W. Do ...

                                               

Stockholm (town), Wisconsin

Stockholm is a town in Pepin County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 75 at the 2000 census. The Village of Stockholm is located within the town.

                                               

West Sweden (community), Wisconsin

                                               

West Sweden, Wisconsin

For the National Area of Sweden see: West Sweden. West Sweden is a town in Polk County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 731 at the 2000 census. The unincorporated community of West Sweden is located in the town. The unincorporated co ...

                                               

Swiss Classroom

                                               

Purrysburg, South Carolina

Purrysburg is an unincorporated community in Jasper County, South Carolina. While the town itself was abandoned, the settlers were successful. The town was located on the South Carolina bank of the Savannah River on 40.000 acres. Purrysburg was n ...

                                               

Zubly Cemetery

The Zubly Cemetery near Beech Island, South Carolina, which is a small community in Aiken County, South Carolina was established around 1790 by Swiss settlers of the nearby New Windsor Township. It illustrates the vernacular burial customs of the ...

                                               

Pandora, Ohio

Pandora was originally called Columbia, and under the latter name was laid out in 1837. Another early variant name was Pendleton. A post office was established as Pendleton in 1837, and the name was changed to Pandora in 1883. Pandora was incorpo ...

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