Sweden 1814 to the Present

EuroDocs > History of Sweden: Primary Documents > 1814 to the Present

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Ranging from Runes and the Poetic Edda to the Christmas messages of King Carl Gustaf XVI.
Also available by thematic search.
(Mainly Swedish texts; transcriptions)

(Demographic source materials)
A greater selection of Stockholm City Archive databases is available on the original Swedish page ::for immigration/emigration data: Migration i arkiven
(Searchable and sortable statistical data)
A historical database of population in northern Sweden.
(1890; statistics).

(1565-1945; Swedish transcriptions)
A collection of contemporary documents and lists.

Forward and Executive Summary to the Preliminary Study
From the U.S. State Department.
(1939-present; transcriptions)
Supplement to the above study.
(1939-present; transcriptions)

Swedish Constitution and the Parliamentary Act.
(With amendments through 1997; Swedish transcriptions)
Swedish Constitution and other acts
(1 January 1975 with amendments through 1989; English translations)

Documents of the Swedish parliament.
(Swedish language transcriptions)
Recent press releases from various Swedish ministries
(Swedish and English transcriptions)

Site for the Royal Family includes recent press releases.
(1998 to the present; Swedish transcriptions)

Swedish royal and regents, plus other historical persons:
Biographical and genealogical data.
Alphabetically searchable -- 35 generations, approx. 1700 persons--
(Tenth to twentieth centuries; transcriptions and images)

Includes primary and secondary documents, provided by Don Mabry.
(Transcriptions, facsimiles and commentaries, mostly in English)

From the Swedish War Archives.
(Transcriptions, photographs and Swedish-language annotations)

Letters in the Uppsala Regional Archives:
(17th-20th centuries; facsimiles)
(17th-20th centuries; facsimiles)
(1707-1926; facsimiles).
(For most of the above letters, click on lower right corner a second time for enlargement icon.)

Photos of Gustaf Hallström (1880-1962) from early 20th century research trips.
Cultural history vignettes from northern Sweden and Norway.
Posted by the university library of Umeå.
(1907-1926; Photo facsimiles and diary transcriptions).

A demographic database unifying archival holdings in national and regional archives.
Folk censuses, parish registers, and other vital statistics.
(17th-20th centuries; searchable vital statistics in Swedish)

Demographic Database of Southern Sweden.
A searchable compendium of vital statistics.
-- For a limited number of counties --
Also available with an English-language interface.
(17th-19th centuries; searchable vital statistics)

A growing source for photos of historical sites in Sweden, searchable by area, type of site, and age of site.
(Prehistoric to present; photos)


Accumulated numbers from the Swedish Central Bureau for Statistics.
the more complete version is in Swedish.

EuroDocs > History of Sweden: Primary Documents > 1814 to the Present

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Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, USA.
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