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Letters from Karelia

Historian did groundbreaking research on Finnish pioneers

Historian did groundbreaking research on Finnish pioneers

Shortly before she died last Thursday, Finnish historian¬†and Professor Emerita Varpu Lindstr√∂m was presented with a Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal as a tribute for her lifetime of scholarship and her pioneering work documenting the history of Finnish Canadians. She was nominated by York linguistics Professor Sheila Embleton and given the award by Halifax […]