Swedes In America – 1943 Educational Documentary

Screen actress Ingrid Bergman visits iconic American locations that reflect Swedish interests. Shows ice skaters, offices of Swedish organizations, and the Gripsholm in New York City. Briefly relates the history of Swedish colonization in the U.S. and shows relics in the American-Swedish Museum in Philadelphia. Shows homes, farms, and municipal facilities of Swedish descendants in and near Minneapolis. Includes views of fishermen at work, a church service, Carl Sandburg at his home, and close up views of Swedish war workers in U.S. plants.

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