National Geographic : 1940 Jun
"YOU SIMPLY MUST SEE MY NEW HAT!" Old are their costumes, but their talk is of styles, movies, and motorcars. The girls are attendants at Skansen, Stockholm's outdoor museum (Plate IV). Here farm folk preserve traditional folk dances and music. Every Province and every period of Swedish history are represented. noaoacnromes Dy VoiKmar vv entzei YOUTHFUL DREAMS CENTER INANOLD HOPE CHEST For generations womenfolk inthis Swedish girl's family, when they were in their teens, woveand embroidered linens forthis same chest. The girl's nimble fingers are busiest during the long winter evenings. Some farm women inherit enough sheets, towels, and other linens tolast their lifetime.