Muistot-esineet-Suomi

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How many of you know what these are and what they were used for???

These were pins to hold rollers in your hair. Usually the rollers were spring shaped, covered with black bristles. My hair was so thick, I had to use two or three of these to hold my roller in place.

Alarm Clock-My great Aunt Opal gave me one of these for high school graduation in 1984. That thing took a lot of abuse being thrown & dropped in my college dorm room! The time before smart phones!

Alarm Clock-My great Aunt Opal gave me one of these for high school graduation in That thing took a lot of abuse being thrown & dropped in my college dorm room! The time before smart phones!

Headscarves - Mum never went out without one until the 70's - since then I've never seen her with one!

Headscarves - mom wore till she passed in 2012 at miss u mom.i have the scarfs.

<3 Suomi-Finland <3

Suomessa on järveä ja saarta. I Finland finns det __ sjöar och __ holmar.

The Walkman

Sony Walkman - remember when we had to "fast forward" and "rewind" and "flip the tape over"? The Ipod

Suomalaisia paikannimiä

Finnish place names (translated in comments)

Suomen lipun historia

The Finnish flag has come a long way since the first Finnish proto-flag was introduced in This picture introduces nine selected flag designs from over the years but in reality there are many.

Finland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Areas ceded by Finland to the Soviet Union after the Winter War in 1940 and the Continuation War in The Porkkala land lease was returned to Finland in Finland covered an area of approximately sq mi) before the handover

Finlandia - A "real" country for only just over 100 years . . . but a culture for ??? long

VIP Finland Concierge is going to tell you and help you in Finland and its provinces

CARELIA, CEDED PART OF CARELIA! (KARJALA) Once part of Finland, today belonging to Russia. My family roots.

CARELIA, CEDED PART OF CARELIA! (KARJALA) Once part of Finland, today belonging to Russia. My family roots.

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