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Log Cabins in America: The Finnish Experience

tells why the log cabin was popular and important in settling the American frontier. The log cabins, barns, school, and other buildings examined by this website were constructed by Finnish settlers around Long Valley, Idaho, between 1900 and 1930. (National Park Service, Teaching with Historic Places)

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Sauna, John G. Johnson (Rintakangas) Homestead, Long Valley, Idaho.  (Alice Koskella, 1979)

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