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Hedvig from Viipuri

Old Photographs

A photograph of a young girl with a rather solemn expression. Her name has been written on the back of the photograph, which reads (in Swedish): “Hedvig (Vava) Palmberg, later Grönlund“. It always amazes me how it is often possible to find pieces of information about people who lived well over a century ago, provided that there is some tiny bit of information available to get started; in this case, we know her name and the surname of the man…

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