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Aland Issued Stamp on 350 Years of Witch-hunt

In 2016, 350 years have passed since the persecution of witches began in Åland. Seven Åland women were executed between 1666 and 1670, and the witch-hunt in Åland preceded the break-outs in both Sweden (1668) and Finland (1669). Issue Date: 08.04.2016 … Continue reading

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