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Pole raising and speech making: modalities of Swedish American summer celebration

dc.contributor.authorEastman Attebery, Jennifer, author
dc.contributor.authorUtah State University Press, publisher
dc.descriptionIncludes bibliographical references and index.
dc.description.abstractFocused on the beginnings of the traditional Scandinavian Midsummer celebration and the spring-to-summer seasonal festivities in the Rocky Mountain West during the height of Swedish immigration. Combines folklore and history, to explore various ways Midsummer-related celebrations blended with the American 4thth of July and the Mormon Latter Day Saint Pioneer Day on July 24th.--Provided by publisher.
dc.format.mediumborn digital
dc.publisherColorado State University. Libraries
dc.relation.ispartofRitual, festival, and celebration; v. 3
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dc.rights.accessAccess is limited to the Adams State University, Colorado State University, Colorado State University Pueblo, Community College of Denver, Fort Lewis College, Metropolitan State University Denver, Regis University, University of Alaska Fairbanks, University of Colorado Boulder, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, University of Colorado Denver, University of Denver, University of Northern Colorado, University of Wyoming, Utah State University and Western Colorado University communities only.
dc.subject.lcshFestivals -- Rocky Mountains Region
dc.subject.lcshHolidays -- Rocky Mountains region
dc.subject.lcshFolklore -- Rocky Mountains
dc.subject.lcshSwedish Americans -- Rocky Mountains region -- Social life and customs
dc.subject.lcshRocky Mountains Region -- Social life and customs
dc.subject.lcshWest (U.S.) -- Social life and customs
dc.titlePole raising and speech making: modalities of Swedish American summer celebration


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