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Sketch of shield featuring viking and viking ship

Graphite on paper
3" x 5"

Sketch of shield featuring a viking and viking ship with crown atop, possibly for DIADEM medallion.

Possibly unrealized.

Sketch for DIADEM medallion

Graphite on paper
4" x 3"

Sketch for DIADEM medallion featuring viking and crown on a shield with stripes and stars. Possibly unrealized.

In 1965, Fredericks along with The Lord Mayor of Copenhagen, Urban Hansen, and with the patronage of Princess Benedikte of Demark, founded DIADEM (Disabled Americans’ Denmark Meeting), an exchange…

Urban Hansen pins the Project DIADEM emblem on Miss Brenda Chun as Marshall Fredericks looks on

ICD Rehabilitation and Research Center dinner honoring Project DIADEM disabled veterans from Denmark at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, New York City - June 21, 1981.

Copenhagen Lord Mayor Urban Hansen pins the Project DIADEM emblem on Miss Brenda Chun, Hawaiian member of the U.S. Delegation - Denmark, as Marshall Fredericks, originator of Project…

DIADEM participants arrive at the Copenhagen airport

In 1965, Fredericks along with The Lord Mayor of Copenhagen, Urban Hansen, and with the patronage of Princess Benedikte of Demark, founded DIADEM (Disabled Americans’ Denmark Meeting), an exchange program between Denmark and the United States for disabled young adults.

That same year, Denmark hosted the first of several meetings between…

DIADEM Leader participants with their new guide dogs aboard an airplane

DIADEM LEADER, the third exchange of the disabled between the United States and Denmark in 1969, brought blind Danes to the Leader Dog School in Rochester, Michigan for four weeks of training on the care and use of Leader Dogs. DIADEM LEADER was the first major international exchange of the blind as well as the first large foreign group to attend…

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A portion of the dais at the Dinner in honor of the young disabled of DIADEM

ICD Rehabilitation and Research Center dinner honoring project DIADEM disabled visitors from Denmark at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, New York City – June 21, 1965.

A portion of the dais at the Dinner in honor of the young disabled of DIADEM. (Left to right) The Honorable Urban Hansen, Lord Mayor of Copenhagen; Hermann G. Place, ICD President;…

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