Finnish women marching for equal rights1905    photo credit: Helsinki City Museum

Finnish women marching for equal rights1905 photo credit: Helsinki City Museum

Central train station in Helsinki, Finland - visited years ago. I'd love to go back! The saunas!

Central train station in Helsinki, Finland - visited years ago. I'd love to go back! The saunas!

Finnish women were the first in Europe to win the right to vote 1906 and the first in the world to have their eligibility for office recognized,( i.e. to be able stand as candidates at elections.)

Finnish women were the first in Europe to win the right to vote 1906 and the first in the world to have their eligibility for office recognized,( i.e. to be able stand as candidates at elections.)

Helsinki Central Railway Station - Helsingin päärautatieasema (Eliel Saarinen 1919 )

Helsinki Central Railway Station - Helsingin päärautatieasema (Eliel Saarinen 1919 )

Winter fun at the stairs of Helsinki Cathedral. Sliding down steep snowy stairs - fun for adults and kids too!

Winter fun at the stairs of Helsinki Cathedral. Sliding down steep snowy stairs - fun for adults and kids too!

old helsinki black - Google-haku

old helsinki black - Google-haku

Magnus von Wright (1805-1868) Katajanokalta / View from Katajanokka (Helsinki neighborhood) 1868 - Finland - Finnish cow

Magnus von Wright (1805-1868) Katajanokalta / View from Katajanokka (Helsinki neighborhood) 1868 - Finland - Finnish cow

Koivuhalkoja lastenvaunuissa ja yleisen saunan ovella...

Koivuhalkoja lastenvaunuissa ja yleisen saunan ovella...

The observatory of Ursa Astronomical Association in Kaivopuisto, Helsinki, Finland.  Photo Markku Sarimaa

The observatory of Ursa Astronomical Association in Kaivopuisto, Helsinki, Finland. Photo Markku Sarimaa

Kengänkiillottajapoika Rautatieaseman edessä 1952. Kuva: Helsingin kaupunginmuseo / Volker von Bonin.

Kengänkiillottajapoika Rautatieaseman edessä 1952. Kuva: Helsingin kaupunginmuseo / Volker von Bonin.

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