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King Olav V of Norway, Princess Astrid or Princess Ragnhild of Norway and Prince Harald of Norway at the dedication of "Memorial to Norwegian Emigrants" (Leaping Gazelle)

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In 1936, Marshall Fredericks entered a national competition to design a memorial honoring Levi L. Barbour for Belle Isle, an island park in Detroit, Michigan. Barbour, a prominent lawyer who had been instrumental in the purchase of the island as a public park, bequeathed $20,000 to the city for the purpose of erecting some permanent structure on…

Side view of "Memorial to Norwegian Emigrants" (Leaping Gazelle) at its dedication

Side view of Memorial to Norwegian Emigrants (Leaping Gazelle) at its dedication.tif
In 1936, Marshall Fredericks entered a national competition to design a memorial honoring Levi L. Barbour for Belle Isle, an island park in Detroit, Michigan. Barbour, a prominent lawyer who had been instrumental in the purchase of the island as a public park, bequeathed $20,000 to the city for the purpose of erecting some permanent structure on…