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Immigration monument

Immigration monument Photo: Trym Ivar Bergsmo
Immigration monument Photo: Trym Ivar Bergsmo

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Erected in 1977 in memory of the large Finnish/Kven immigration to Norwegian Lapland in the 19th century, giving Vadsø the nickname “the Kven capital”.

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Immigration monument - Photo: Trym Ivar Bergsmo

Immigration monument

Erected in 1977 in memory of the large Finnish/Kven immigration to Norwegian Lapland in the 19th century, giving Vadsø the nickname “the Kven capital”....

Immigration monument

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