PHOTOS FROM THE FJORDS IN THE OLD DAYS

A selection of old black and white and hand coloured photos/post cards from the fjords in western Norway.

 

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These photos from the Western Norwegian Fjords are from the end of year 1800 to the beginning of year 1900.

 

The photos from the different fjords are postcards and photos that have been collected and bought, and then digitalized and presented here. More photos will be added as new ones are acquired (or old ones, to be more precise).

Photos from the Sognefjord by Nils Olsson Reppen

Fotograf Nils Olsson Reppen, selvportrett.
Nils Olsson Reppen

Nils Olsson Reppen is said to have had two periods where he lived in the USA. The first time he moved to USA was in 1882. The second time was in 1895. In 1898, he moved back to Sogndal in the Sognefjord area.

The photos which is presented from Nils Olsson Reppen are mainly from the nature, the farms, the mountain farms, the fjords and the villages in the Sognefjord area around year 1900.

 

 

 

Old Photos from the Romsdalsfjord

FJORDS NORGE - Fra Horgheim i Romsdalen. Trolltindene i bakgrunnen.

 

Old Photos from the Geirangerfjord

FJORDS NORWAY - Old Photos from the Geirangerfjord

 

Old Photos from the Aurlandsfjord and Nærøyfjord

 

Old Photos from the Hardangerfjord

 

 

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