• M. Epstein
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Gustaf V, born June 16, 1858. Succeeded to the throne on the death of his father, Oscar II, December 8, 1907. Married, September 20, 1881, to Princess Victoria, born August 7, 1862, died April 4, 1930, daughter of Friedrich, Grand Duke of Baden.


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Books of Reference concerning Sweden

1. Official Publications

  1. Statistisk årsbok för Sverige (Annuaire statistique de la Suède), published by Statistiska Centralbyrân. Annual. (First Year 1914.) Stockholm.Google Scholar
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2. Non-Official Publications

  1. Svensk industrikalender. Swedish Industrial directory. Published by the Federation of Swedish Industries. Stockholm. Annual.Google Scholar
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