Western Viking

Western Viking v. 1 no. 50 Julenummer, Dec 1929 Western Viking v. 2 no. 1 Jan 9, 1930 Western Viking v. 2 no. 2 Jan 16, 1930 Western Viking v. 2 no. 3 Jan 23, 1930 Western Viking v. 2 no. 4 Jan 30, 1930 Western Viking v. 2 no. 5 Feb 6, 1930 Western Viking v. 2 no. 6 Feb 13, 1930 Western Viking v. 2 no. 7 Feb 20, 1930 Western Viking v. 2 no. 8 Feb 27, 1930 Western Viking v. 2 no. 9 Mar 6, 1930
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Western Viking



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The Puget Sound Publishing Company, based in Tacoma, published the Norwegian newspaper, The Western Viking, and the Swedish newspaper, The Puget Sound Posten. The company sponsored "The Scandinavian Hour" radio program on Tacoma KVI. Another local newspaper, Vestkysten, was sold to the Puget Sound Publishing Company in 1931.

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Issues of a Tacoma-based Norwegian weekly newspaper, published by the Puget Sound Publishing Company, Tacoma, WA.

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  • Norwegian

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Western Viking absorbed "Vestkysten" and was absorbed by "Washington Posten"

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