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Swedish Photographer To Display Historic Photos

New Sweden, Maine -

NEW SWEDEN – Photographer and teacher, Anders Tidstrom is traveling from Sweden to visit New Sweden, Maine again after 40 years. He will be displaying old (historic even) photos he took in the New Sweden, Stockholm, and Westmanland, Maine area in the summer of 1970.
This special photographic exhibition will be on display for the first time in New Sweden, Maine. and is part of the 140th Midsommar Fest to be held on June 18-20, 2010.
The exhibit opens at 10:00am,  Saturday, June 19  at the Capitol School Museum in New Sweden.
Mr. Tidstrom will be present to discuss his images with festival goers on Saturday morning. As an additional opportunity, he will also offer his expertise in the Swedish language to translate documents and other written items such as letters or diaries that people may bring with them June 19.

For More Information:

Contact Name: Jean Duncan

Telephone Number: 207-896-3461

Website: http://maineswedishcolony.info/cal.html

Email: jeanbduncan@yahoo.com