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A Nation in Transition: The Resettlement of the #Karelian Evacuees

A Nation in Transition: The Resettlement of the Evacuees

Tiedosto:Värtsilä keskusta.jpg

Tiedosto:Värtsilä keskusta.jpg

Saunas, Boards, Steam Room

Tilli, Kalevi - Viipuri. Muistoja kaipuuni kaupungista

Tilli, Kalevi - Viipuri. Muistoja kaipuuni kaupungista

Finland’s Animals, Plants, & Industries. circa 1920 (Before the war, when we lost an arm and leg to Soviet...)

Finland’s Animals, Plants, & Industries. circa 1920 (Before the war, when we lost an arm and leg to Soviet.

Беломорская Карелия 1894. Pre-revolutionary Russia.

Беломорская Карелия 1894. Pre-revolutionary Russia.

Vasili Nesterenko. Valaam. 1999

Vasili Nesterenko. Valaam. 1999

The Heimosodat (The Finnish Kinship Wars of 1918-1922)

The Heimosodat, or Kinship Wars were conflicts over control of the areas between Finland and the White Sea with predominantly Finnic populations

WORLD CHURCH - ORTHODOXY. Ensemble: Hip Bell Tower, the Church of the Transfiguration and Church of intercession kizhi island. Republic of Karelia. Russia

Church of the Transfiguration, Kizhi Island, Karelia, Russia - built without nails.

This pin is made using the technique found in Ancient Wire by Helene Jacobs, which is known as Wire Weaving, Viking Knit, Viking Chain Knitting, or similar terms.  It was worked using single weave.  It appears to have been started in the center and then worked outwards toward the smaller ends.  I think there must be something inside to support it.

Tietoja Karjalan Rautakaudesta – Information on the Karelian Iron Period — A collection of my various crafty endeavors by Helene Jacobs

Floating timber down the Suna River, Karelia, USSR.

Floating timber down the Suna River, Karelia, USSR - 1943

Finnish Refugees Evacuating The Area Occupied By Soviets After The Treaty Of Moscow At Karelia In Finland

Karjalan silta Sortavalassa. 1930-luku

Karjalan silta Sortavalassa. 1930-luku

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