Grand Hotel, Stockholm, Sweden
Grand Hotel, Stockholm, Sweden. Founded by Frenchman Jean-Francois Regis Cadier in 1872 and opened on 14th June 1874. The Steam ferry (pictured centre) runs the route from Vaxholm to Stromkajen. Date: circa 1920s
© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection
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Prince Frederick of Denmark and Princess Ingrid of Sweden
The wedding of Crown Prince Frederick of Denmark and Princess Ingrid of Sweden, which took place in Stockholm on 24th May 1935. The bridegroom was the eldest son of King Christian X of Denmark and the bride was the only daughter of Crown Prince Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden and Princess Margaret of Connaught.
24th May 1935
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Three American soldiers, Camp Dodge, Iowa, WW1
Three American soldiers (known as Doughboys) at Camp Dodge, Iowa, USA, during the First World War, with 1917 Enfield rifles. They were part of the 352nd Infantry, 88th Division, which served in Alsace, France. The man in the middle is Willner Eugene Sandell (1894-1984), who emigrated to the USA from Sweden in 1913. The card was posted from Sweden in November 1918.
© Mary Evans / Pharcide