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Sápmi, the land of the Sami .. the area the Sami call their land Sápmi and it is quite a large area; about the size of Sweden, but spread out over Sweden, Norway, Finland and Russian Kola Peninsula. The Sami inhabited the region long before the concept of national borders existed. Most experts agree that the Sami culture can be traced back to around 2000 to 2500 years.

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Sami people embroidery, Finland

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Resources for researching locations and ancestors in Norway. The map displays old and new names of counties in Norway, which are called fylke.

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Vintage Travel Poster: Norway, The Land of the Midnight Sun - by artist Arent Christensen (c.1930)