Union of the Kingdoms of Sweden and Norway : SWEDEN-NORWAY Union
(Stockholm + Christiania)

Union of the Kingdoms of Sweden and Norway : SWEDEN-NORWAY Union

Flag or logo since 1900-01-01*
De Förenade Konungarikena SVERIGE OCH NORGE : Svensk-Norska Unionen (sv) + De forenede Kongeriger NORGE OG SVERIGE : Unionen mellom Norge og Sverige (no) + De forenede Kongeriger SVERIGE OG NORGE : Den svensk-norske union (da) De facto Independent
Emblem or Symbol*

King Oscar II
(ruler of SWEDEN-NORWAY since 1900-01-01)
Capitals & administrative places*: Stockholm + Christiania
(Stockholm + Kritstiania)
Official & national languages: Danish (da) . Norwegian (no) . Swedish (sv) .


SWEDEN AND NORWAY United Kingdoms of SWEDEN AND NORWAY  (Stockholm + Christiania)

2 Largely Autonomous or Semi-Independent Polities

NORWAY Kingdom of NORWAY  (Christiania) King Oscar II
SWEDEN Kingdom of SWEDEN  (Stockholm) King Oscar II

2 Condominiums:

SHANGHAI INTERNATIONAL SETTLEMENT International Concession of Shanghai Municipal Council : SHANGHAI INTERNATIONAL SETTLEMENT  (Shanghai International Settlement)Local: SHANGHAI International Settlement (en) + SHANGHAI International Koncession (da) + SCHANGHAI Internationalen Konzessionen (de) + Concesión Internacional de SHANGHÁI (es) + Concession Internationale de CHANGHAÏ (fr) + Concessione Internazionale di SCIANGAI (it) + SHIYANHAI Kiyoudou Sokai : 上海共同租界 (ja) + Internationale Concessie van SHANGHAI (nl) + SHANGHAI International Settlement (no) + Concessão Internacional de XANGAI (pt) + SHANHAYSKIY Mezhdunarodny Settlment : ШАНХАЙСКИЙ международный сеттльмент (ru) + SHANGHAI International Settlement (sv) + SHANG-HAI Kung-Kung Tsu-Chieh : 上海公共租界 (zh)  (Shanghai International Settlement)
WISMAR City of WISMAR [Sweden Lease to Mecklenburg-Schwerin]  (Wismar)Local: Stadt WISMAR (de)  (Wismar)

4 Organisations (or Groupings) of membership (selective)

BRUSSELS CONVENTION Convention relative to the Slave Trade and Importation into Africa of Firearms Ammunition and Spiritous Liquors : BRUSSELS CONVENTION  (Brussels)
GREAT POWERS Treaty of MADRID  (Madrid)
LUTHERANISM LUTHERAN Evangelical Churches  (Augsburg)
WEIGHTS AND MEASURES International Bureau of Weights and Measures : IBWM  (Sevres)

* The emblems shown for the subdivisions may in some cases be those of their capital.

Other Independent or Semi-Independent Polities within the 2023's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

SWEDEN Kingdom of SWEDEN  (Stockholm)

Other Territories or Entities within the 2023's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

ALVSBORG County of ALVSBORG  (Vanersburg)
BLEKINGE County of BLEKINGE [Blechingia]  (Karlskrona)
DALECARLIA Traditional Province of DALECARLIA : Duchy of Dalecarlia  (Falun)
EYLAND Traditional Province of OLANDIA : Province of Eyland  (Borgholm)
GOTLAND County of GOTLANDIA  (Visby)
HALLAND County of HALLAND [Hallandia]  (Halmstad)
JEMTLAND County of JEMTLAND [Iemptia]  (Ostersund)
JONKOPING County of JONKOPING  (Jonkoping)
KALMAR County of KALMAR  (Kalmar)
MALMOHUS County of MALMOHUS  (Malmoe)
NERICIA Traditional Province of NERIKE : Duchy of Nericia  (Orebro)
NORTH BOTHNIA County of NORTH BOTHNIA [Norbothnia]  (Lulea)
OREBRO County of OREBRO  (Orebro)
OSTROGOTHIA County of OSTROGOTHIA [East Geatland]  (Linkoping)
SCANIA Traditional Province of SCANIA : Duchy of Scania  (Malmoe)
SKARABORG County of SKARABORG  (Mariestad)
STOCKHOLM County of STOCKHOLM  ((Stockholm))
SUDERMANLAND Traditional Province of SUDERMANIA : Duchy of Sudermannia  (Nykoping)
SUDERMANNIA County of SUDERMANLAND [Southmanland]  (Nykoping)
UPSAL County of UPSAL  (Upsal)
WERMELANDIA Tradtional Province of WERMELANDIA : Duchy of Vermelandia  (Karlstad)
WERMLANDIA County of WERMLANDIA [Vermelandia]  (Karlstad)
WEST BOTHNIA County of WEST BOTHNIA [Vestrobotnia]  (Umea)
WEST GOTHLAND Traditional Province of WESTROGOTHIA : Duchy of West Gothland : Visigothia  (Mariestad)
WEST NORTHLAND County of WEST NORRLAND [West Northland]  (Harnosand)
WESTMANIA Traditional Province of VESTMANNIA : Duchy of Westmania  (Vasteras)
WESTMANNIA County of VESTMANNIA [Westmannia]  (Vasteras)
Notes: aims to find the countries, territories, governments, administrative divisions and main international organisations that have existed during the 20th century.
   Current depth of investigation: . [red: country considered completed, rose: 1 level yet to complete, white: 2 levels yet to complete]
   For an idea on how was built the site, see the following documentary link of wikipedia [fr] : Modèle:Infobox

 General Internet Sources

   * Base géographique, Archives nationales d'outre-mer (FR). For the administrative divisions of the former French dependencies.
   * Centennia Historical Atlas Software, ed. Centennia (US). For Europe, North Africa and Middle East historical maps.
   * Drapeaux d'Origine & d'Inspiration Françaises - DO&IF, SFV (FR). For French colonial flags.
   * Ethnologue: Languages of the World, SIL International (US). For languages codes.
   * Flags Of The World - FOTW, Rob Raeside (CA). For the current and historic flags of the world.
   * GeoNames, Geonames (CH). Geographical names database.
   * Google Books, Google (US). Online library used for specific sources.
   * Herald Dick Magazine, Herald Dick (FR). For some current and historic arms.
   * Heraldry of the World, by Ralf Hartemink (NL). For local emblems and arms.
   * L'aménagement linguistique dans le monde, by Jacques Leclerc, University of Laval (CA). For national linguistic policies.
   * National Arms and Emblems - Past and Present, by Hubert de Vries (NL). For historic national emblems and arms.
   * Numismondo - World Printed Money Picture Catalog, by Garry Saint, Esquire (US). For national currencies.
   * Omniatlas - Interactive atlas of World History, by Rick Westera (NZ). For some geopolitical maps.
   * Perry-Castañ:eda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin (US). For some historical maps.
   * Population Statistics, by Jan Lahmeyer (NL). For historical regional demographies and areas.
   * Portale Storia, by Giovanni Fontana (IT). For photos of rulers.
   * ReliefWeb, by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). For maps of some administrative divisions.
   *, by Benjamin Schemmel (DE). For photos of rulers.
   * Statoids, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The World Factbook, ed. Central Intelligence Agency (US). For the general data and profiles of the current countries.
   * United Nations Peacekeeping, United Nations (UNO). For the United Nations Missions.
   * Vexilla Mundi, by Mello Luchtenberg (NL). For flags of the world.
   * Vexillographia, by Viktor Lomantsov (RU). For flags of Russia and Soviet Union.
   * Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Foundation (US). Free-use pictures.
   * Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation (US). For general data, maps, sources, pictures.
   * World Heritage Centre, (UNESCO). For the selected photos of the countries.
   * World History at KMLA, by Alexander Ganse (DE). For historical maps and links by country.
   * World Statesmen, by Ben Cahoon (US). Main source for the historical polities and their rulers.

 General Printed References

   * Atlas des empires and other books of Gérard Chaliand, ed. Payot (FR). General historical geopolitic data.
   * Atlas of the World's Languages, ed. Routledge (UK). Most complete world list of languages and dialects.
   * Flags Through the Ages and Accross the World, by Whitney Smith, ed. McGraw (US). Flags of the world.
   * Fragments d'Europe, by Michel Foucher, ed. Fayard (FR). For the post-Soviet Union polities.
   * L'État du Monde, ed. La Découverte (FR). Yearly geopolitic cover of the world.
   * Quid, by Dominique Frémy, ed. Plon (FR). Yearly encyclopedia that was useful for countries data.
   * Statoids printed version, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The Times Atlas of the World, ed. Times Atlas (UK). Periodical atlas of the world with its supplementary list of administrative subdivisions.
   * World Christian Encyclopedia, by David B. Barrett, ed. Oxford University Press (UK). For world religious groups but also ethnological data. First inspiring source of website's look.
   * World Paper Money, ed. Krause (US). For historical currencies.

    + the other sources are added according to the consulted entity.


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