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NORWAY  SWEDEN-NORWAY 
  
(Christiania) - (Stockholm + Christiania) -

Kingdom of NORWAY

Flag or logo since 1900-01-01
Kongeriket NORGE (no) + Kongeriket NOREG (nn) PCA Member
Emblem or Symbol

King Oscar II
(ruler of SWEDEN-NORWAY since 1900-01-01)
Capital:Christiania - (Kristiania)
Official languages: New Norwegian (nn) . Norwegian (no) .

Mainland:


MAINLAND NORWAY Kingdom of NORWAY  (Christiania)

19 Mainland Divisions:

AKERSHUS AKERSHUS Province  ((Christiania))Local: AKERSHUS Amt (no)  ((Kristiania))
BRATSBERG BRATSBERG Province  (Skien)Local: BRATSBERG Amt (no) + BRATSBERG Amt (nn)  (Skien)
BUSKERUD BUSKERUD Province  (Drammen)Local: BUSKERUDS Amt (no) + BUSKERUDS Amt (nn)  (Drammen)
CHRISTIAN CHRISTIAN Province  (Lillehammer)Local: KRISTIANS Amt (no) + KRISTIANS Amt (nn)  (Lillehammer)
CHRISTIANIA CHRISTIANIA District  (Christiania)Local: KRISTIANIA Stiftamt (no) + KRISTIANIA Stiftamt (nn)  (Kristiania)
FINMARKEN FINMARKEN Province  (Vadso)Local: FINMARKENS Amt (no)  (Vadsø)
HEDEMARKEN HEDEMARKEN Province  (Hamar)Local: HEDEMARKENS Amt (no) + HEDEMARKENS Amt (nn)  (Hamar)
JARLSBERG AND LARVIK JARLSBERG AND LARVIK Province  (Tonsberg)Local: JARLSBERG OG LARVIK Amt (no)  (Tønsberg)
LISTER AND MANDAL LISTER AND MANDAL Province  (Kristiansand)Local: LISTER OG MANDALS Amt (no) + LISTER OG MANDALS Amt (nn)  (Kristiansand)
NEDENE NEDENE Province  (Arendal)Local: NEDENES Amt (no) + NEDENES Amt (nn)  (Arendal)
NORDLAND NORDLAND Province  (Bodo)Local: NORDLANDS Amt (no) + NORDLANDS Amt (nn)  (Bodø)
NORTHERN BERGENHUS NORTHERN BERGENHUS Province  (Hermansverk-Leikanger)Local: NORDRE BERGENHUS Amt (nn)  (Hermansverk-Leikanger)
NORTHERN TRONDHJEM NORTHERN TRONDHJEM Province  (Steinkjer)Local: NORDRE TRONDHJEMS Amt (no) + NORDRE TRONDHJEMS Amt (nn)  (Steinkjer)
ROMSDAL ROMSDAL Province  (Molde)Local: ROMSDALS Amt (nn)  (Molde)
SMAALENERNE SMAALENERNE Province  (Sarpsborg)Local: SMAALENERNES Amt (no) + SMAALENERNES Amt (nn)  (Sarpsborg)
SOUTHERN BERGENHUS SOUTHERN BERGENHUS Province  (Bergen)Local: SØNDRE BERGENHUS Amt (nn)  (Bergen)
SOUTHERN TRONDHJEM SOUTHERN TRONDHJEM Province  (Trondheim)Local: SØNDRE TRONDHJEMS Amt (no) + SØNDRE TRONDHJEMS Amt (nn)  (Trondheim)
STAVANGER STAVANGER Province  (Stavanger)Local: STAVANGER Amt (no) + STAVANGER Amt (nn)  (Stavanger)
TROMSO TROMSO Province  (Tromso)Local: TROMSØ Amt (no) + TROMSØ Amt (nn)  (Tromsø)




6 Territories:

ANTARCTICA SETTLEMENTS Unclaimed Norwegian Settlements in ANTARCTICA  (Borchgrevink)Local: Norske Bosettingene i ANTARKTIS (no) + Norske Bosettingene i ANTARKTIS (nn)  (Borchgrevink)
FRANCIS JOSEPH''S LAND FRANCIS JOSEPH''S LAND Island Territory  (Northbrook Island)Local: FRANS JOSEFS LAND Øygruppe (no)  (Northbrookøya)
JAN MAYEN Island of JAN MAYEN  (Jan Mayen)Local: Øya JAN MAYEN (no) + JAN MAYEN Øya (nn)  (Jan Mayen)
SVALBARD Norwegian Settlement on SVALBARD  (Hotel Point)Local: Bosetting av SVALBARD (no)  (Hotellneset)
SVERDRUP ISLANDS SVERDRUP ISLANDS Group  (Axel Heiberg Island)Local: SVERDRUPØYENE Gruppe (no) + SVERDRUPØYENE Gruppe (nb)  (Axel Heibergs Land)
VICTORIA ISLAND VICTORIA ISLAND Territory  (Victoria Island)Local: VICTORIAØYA Territorium (no)  (Victoriaøya)



12 Organizations (or Groupings) of membership (selective)


GENEVA CONVENTION GENEVA Convention  (Geneva)
HAGUE CONVENTION Convention for the Pacific Settlement of International Disputes : Hague Permanent Court of Arbitration : PCA  (The Hague)
INTER-PARLIAMENTARY BUREAU INTER-PARLIAMENTARY BUREAU for Permanent Arbitration  (Berne)
LUTHERANISM LUTHERAN Evangelical Churches  (Augsburg)
MARITIME LAW International Maritime Committee : IMC  (Antwerp)
METEOROLOGY International Meteorological Organization : IMO  (Geneva)
RED CROSS International Committee of the Red Cross : ICRC  (Geneva)
SCANDINAVIAN UNION Scandinavian Monetary Union : SMU  (Stockholm + Christiania + Copenhagen)
SEA International Marine Conference : IMC  (Washington-District of Columbia)
TELEGRAPH International Telegraph Convention : International Telegraph Union : ITU  (Berne)
UNIVERSAL POSTAL UNION Universal Postal Union : UPU  (Berne)
WEIGHTS AND MEASURES International Bureau of Weights and Measures : IBWM  (Sevres)



Other Territories or Entities within the 2020's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

BOUVET GROUP British Claimed Zone of Liverpool and Thompson Islands : BOUVET GROUP  (Cape Valdivia)
PETER THE FIRST ISLAND Unclaimed Territory of PETER THE FIRST ISLAND  ((Saint Petersburg))

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Notes:


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 Main 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.
   * Rulers.org, 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.

 Printed References

   * Atlas des empires, by 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.
   * Les langues du monde, by Meillet & Cohen, ed. Revue des Études Anciennes (FR). For languages of the world.
   * 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.
   * 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 Ethnia.org website's look.
   * World Paper Money, ed. Krause (US). For historical currencies.

   * and others that are added according to the consulted entity.

 Codes of drawings' authors

Abbott Stephen, SAB (US). Baert Roger, RBA (BE). Berry Bruce, BBE (ZA). Bezh Sergiy, SBE (UA). Darras Philippe-Pierre, PPD (FR). De Vries Hubert, HDV (NL). Dignan James, JDI (NZ). Dixon Jonathan, JDX (AU). Dubois Gaël, GDU (FR). Fischer Jan-Patrick, JPF (DE). Flicher André, AFL (FR). Gross Pascal, PGR (FR). Harden Zachary, ZHA (US). Hardy Alan, AHA (US). Heimer Zeljlko, ZHE (HR). Horváth Zoltán, ZHO (HU). Jovanovic Milan, MJO (RS). Kariyasu Nozomi, NKA (JP). Kelly Ralph, RKE (AU). Kretowicz Chrystian, CKR (PL). Lê Thanh-Tâm, TTL (FR). Loeser Pete, PLO (US). Maddish Christopher, CMA (US). Martins-Tuválkin António, AMT (PT). Martucci Dave, DMA (US). Ollé Casals Jaume, JOC (ES). Paddeu Paolo, PPA (IT). Patke Jens, JPA (AT). Poposki Vanja, VPO (MK). Saber Jason, JSA (UK). Sache Ivan, ISA (FR). Šipek Tomislav, TSI (HR). Thomas Dean, DTH (NZ). Tibbetts Philip, PTI (UK). Touzeau Olivier, OTO (FR). Vagnat Pascal, PVA (FR). Van den Muijzenberg Peter Hans, PHM (NL). Znamierowski Alfred, AZN (PL). Others I may have forgotten. And myself, JMM (FR).





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