National Geographic : 1934 Jul
( National Ljeograpnic society COLONEL LINDBERGH'S ANCESTORS DRESSED LIKE THIS The distinguished aviator's family originally came from Skane. Men wore embroidered shirts, often made by their fiancees. The Colonel's paternal grandfather, Ola Manson, was a member of the Swedish Parliament, and when he emigrated to the United States, changed his name to Lindbergh. A FASHIONPLATE OF BYGONE SKANE Her bodice is held together byshining buttons and achain ofheavy silver. The flower design is embroidered, but that onthebelt iswoven. Details of some Swedish costumes vary with theparish and indicate whether the wearers are married or single.