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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)

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

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…