Finnish Immigrants in Brazil - Brazil, Penedo-RJ

   
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The www-pages relating to Finnish immigrants and to their new home place

   
 

Brazilian pages

  Brazilian pages are mostly in Portuguese. Use appropriate web-translator e.g. http://translator.dictionary.com/text.html when needed, select from the pull-down menu the languages (e.g. Portuguese-to-English) and copy from this page the URL -address of the page you want to translate or copy the text from the page and paste that to the appropriate field in the translator page and start translating. After a moment you will get translated page looking a like the original. Note, that the translation is not perfect and some words may not be translated (e.g. text in the pictures). However the text is readable and usually understandable.
All URL addresses on this page have been checked and possible errors corrected in the last update. However it is possible that some links do not work - permanently or temporarely.
Very good dictionary you can find in address
http://www,dictionary.com .
   
       
         
  Penedo - main page   http://penedo.com/    
    Links, sights, map, restorants, hotels    
         
  Touristmap   http://www.penedo.org/h_mapa.htm    
           
  Legacy of Finnish immigrants - Finnish artesants   http://penedo.com/legado.php    
    The pages introduce in words Finnish handwork and beyond the links you can find information about Finland in short. Also you can find short introduction to Finnish language and its history - information about Kalevala and the poem about how it is to be Finnish.    
         
  Finlandia museum   http://www.penedo.org/h_cultura.htm    
    Information about the Finnish museum in Penedo established by Eva Hilden.

see also:
http://www.pousadasuarez.com.br/pontosturisticos.htm

   
         
  History   http://penedo.com/historia.php    
      Description of the history of Penedo and the influence of the Finnish immigrants in the area.    
           
  Toivo Uuskallio   http://penedo.com/toivo.php    
      The story about Toivo Uuskallio, the founder of the Finnish colony in Penedo    
           
  Liisa Uuskallio   http://penedo.com/liisa.php    
      The story about Toivo Uusikallios wife Liisa    
           
  Nile Valtonen   http://penedo.com/toivopornilo.php    
      The story about the man, who left from Finland to Brasil to collect for his father the dept of Toivo. He didn't succeed, but he hadn't money enough for return trip either.    
           
  Eila Ampula   http://www.eila.biz/index.html    
      The art and life of Brazilian Finnish artist Eila Ampula.

see also:
http://sites.netsite.com.br/eila/
http://www.artcanal.com.br/oscardambrosio/eila.htm

   
           
  Links   http://penedo.com/modules.php?name=Web_Links&l_op=MostPopular    
           
  Miscellanous about Penedo   http://www.penedo.org/h_arte.htm    
      Pages contain e.g. information about Finnish immigrants Toivo and Liisa Uuskallio and about their daughter. Their daughter Eva Hilden has published in 1989 the book about Finnish immigrants. You can find the pictures and the abstract of the book. There is also lot of other local information and www-links of Penedo.    
           
  Travellers Info   http://www.resenet.com.br/penedo.htm (port.)    
      Travel information of Penedo    
           
  Tourist & Cultural Places   http://www.citybrazil.com.br/rj/itatiaia/turismo.htm (port.)    
      Penedo Cultural Places Dona Eva Finnish Museum etc.

see also:
http://www.pousadasuarez.com.br/pontosturisticos.htm

   
           
  National Park of Itatiaia   http://penedo.com/itatiaia.php    
      Short description in words and photos about beautiful national park of Itatiaia.

see also
http://www.tce.rj.gov.br/sitenovo/develop/estupesq/gc04/2004/itatiaia.pdf (102 Pages, 1.2MB)
Publication of Tribunal De Contas Do Estado Do Rio De Janeiro: "Estudo Socioeconomico 2004 Itatiaia"

   
           
  Linda cidade - Pretty city   http://www.brasilviagem.com/cidades/?CodCid=78    
      some local information about Penedo    
           
  Penedon Pippurit   http://orbita.starmedia.com/~pippurit/    
      The www-pages of Brazilian folk dance group "Penedon Pippurit". This group from Penedo has specialized in Finnish folk dances in its performance. In the summer 2000 the group was on the tour in Finland performing e.g. in Kaustinen, Rovaniemi, Turku and Helsinki.    
    (photos © M.Laihonen, 2000)    
      Penedon Pippurit in Kaustinen Folkmusic Festival on 20.7.2000    
           
  Commercial pages   http://www.penedo.org/
- Hotels, restaurants, map, connections, culture, etc. in Penedo
   
      http://www.terraeteto.com.br/obras.asp
- Terra e Teto - Casa de Papai Noel
   
      http://lacoeno.vila.bol.com.br/penedo.htm
- Chalés Laço e Nó - Conheca Penedo
   
      see also
http://serqueira.com.br/mapas/pnoel.htm
   
      http://www.pousadapiemonte.com.br/
- Pousada Piemonte
see also:
http://www.pousadapiemonte.com.br/regiao.htm
   
           
 

Finnish pages

       
  Satumaata etsimässä - suomalaisia utopia yhteiskuntia   http://www.helsinki.fi/jarj/polho/vanhat/sointula.html (in Finnish)    
           
  Kaikkoavat Paratiisit   http://www.utu.fi/hum/historia/yh/kirjat/index.html (in Finnish)    
      Kirjaesittely Turun Yliopiston Yleisen Historian osaston julkaisuja sarjassa    
           
  Kaikkoavat Paratiisit   http://www.utu.fi/hum/historia/yh/lisurit/melkas_eevaleena.html (in Finnish)    
      Artikkeli "Suomalaisten kaikkoavat paratiisit Brasiliassa ja Dominikaanisessa Tasavallassa" - Fazenda Penedo    
         
  Towards a Better World   http://www.utopias/info  
      Article on Finnish utopian colonies, by Teuvo Peltoniemi  
         
  Finns Abroad   http://www.migrationinstitute.fi/db/articles/art.php?artid=4 (in English)  
      Ph.D. Olavi Koivukangas (Institute of Migration): article "Finns Abroad"  
         
  Articles of Siirtolaisinstituutti   http://www.migrationinstitute.fi/db/articles/index.php  
      Articles of Siirtolaisinstituutti - Institute of Immigration  
         
  Suomi-Brazil association   http://personal.eunet.fi/pp/brasil/ (in Finnish)  
      Homepage of Suomi-Brazil association  
         
  Links of Suomi-Brazil association   http://personal.eunet.fi/pp/brasil/linkkej%E4.htm  
         
 
 
  Author: Mikko Laihonen
mil@netti.fi

http://www.netti.fi/~mil/index.htm

Updated 18.Feb.2007