Memorialisation in Norrtälje, Mariehamn and Pargas: 1881-1939

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Lara Band - University of Leicester, School of Archaeology and Ancient History

Description:

The data was collected for 'The Åland Islands Question' - A New Perspective? A comparative study of three burial grounds on Åland, in Finland and in Sweden, an unpublished MA dissertation at the University of Leicester. The data collection comprises a database with details of sizes, shapes and inscription details for 304 memorials and the commemoration details for 440 people from cemeteries in Norrtälje, Sweden (Norrtälje kyrkogård); Mariehamn, Åland, Finland (Mariehamns begavningsplats) and Pargas, Finland (Pargas kyrkogård) from the years 1881 - 1939. In the accompanying files are photographs of each memorial, of the cemeteries and notes on methodology.

The data is licensed under Creative Commons Licence CC BY 3.0 which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. (For full terms and conditions, see http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/deed.en).

Purpose:

These data were collected for an MA dissertation, in order to explore ideas of Ålandic identity through the material culture of memorialisation, as well as t

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Responsible department/unit:

Information not available, contact SND for more information, School of Archaeology and Ancient History

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Lara Band - University of Leicester, School of Archaeology and Ancient History

Identifiers:

SND-ID: SND 0918

Description:

The data was collected for 'The Åland Islands Question' - A New Perspective? A comparative study of three burial grounds on Åland, in Finland and in Sweden, an unpublished MA dissertation at the University of Leicester. The data collection comprises a database with details of sizes, shapes and inscription details for 304 memorials and the commemoration details for 440 people from cemeteries in Norrtälje, Sweden (Norrtälje kyrkogård); Mariehamn, Åland, Finland (Mariehamns begavningsplats) and Pargas, Finland (Pargas kyrkogård) from the years 1881 - 1939. In the accompanying files are photographs of each memorial, of the cemeteries and notes on methodology.

The data is licensed under Creative Commons Licence CC BY 3.0 which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. (For full terms and conditions, see http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/deed.en).

Purpose:

These data were collected for an MA dissertation, in order to explore ideas of Ålandic identity through the material culture of memorialisation, as well as t

... Show more..

Language:

English

Time period(s) investigated:

1881 — 1939

Geographic spread:

Unit of analysis:

Population:

Memorials at the Norrtälje (Sweden), Mariehamn (Åland, Finland) and Pargas (Finland) cemeteries from the years 1881-1939.

Time Method:

Sampling procedure:

Non-probability: Purposive

Publications

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Band, Lara (2011). 'The Åland Islands Question' - A New Perspective? Unpubl. MA thesis. University of Leicester, School of Archaeology and Ancient History.

Band, L 2013. Memorialisation in Norrtälje, Mariehamn and Pargas: 1881-1939. Journal of Open Archaeology Data 2:e11, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5334/joad.ab
http://dx.doi.org/10.5334/joad.ab

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Version 1.2:

2013-09-02 doi:10.5878/000001

Metadata added

Version 1.1:

2013-07-26 doi:10.5878/001554

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Version 1.0:

2013-05-08 doi:10.5878/001537

License:

Creative Commons License

Copyright:

Lara Band

Memorialisation in Norrtälje, Mariehamn and Pargas: 1881-1939

Suggested citation:

Lara Band. Information not available, contact SND for more information, School of Archaeology and Ancient History (2013). Memorialisation in Norrtälje, Mariehamn and Pargas: 1881-1939. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.2. https://doi.org/10.5878/000001

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Lara Band - University of Leicester, School of Archaeology and Ancient History

Description:

The XLS file comprises a database covering all three cemeteries. The ZIP file "Database NOR MAR PAR" contains the database in three separate CSV files, one for each cemetery. The remaining ZIP files contain JPG format photographs from the cemeteries in Norrtälje, Mariehamn and Pargas respectively. These photos are downsized versions of the original pictures.

The original photographs can be ordered from SND by e-mail: request[at]snd.gu.se.

Data format / data structure:

Text

Still image

Type of archaeological remains:

Burial ground, Grave, unknown type, Tomb

Data collection:

Mode of collection: Field observation

Description of the mode of collection: Photography

Time period(s) for data collection: 2010-02 — 2010-10

Source of the data: Physical objects

Collection methodology:

Photography

Time period(s) investigated:

1881 — 1939

Published: 2013-06-17