Tagged: Knut Djupedal

Schoolhouse migrates to Norway

A simple schoolhouse journeys to Norway Cynthia Elyce Rubin Orlando, Fla. After more than eight decades of serving Norwegian immigrants on the South Dakota prairie, a one-room country schoolhouse built in 1883 begins a...

Handcart statue placed in Norway

Descendants of sculptor donate replica of art piece to museum  By Allen P. Gerritsen – www.ldschurchnews.com OTTESTAD, NORWAY – The “Handcart Pioneers” statue, familiar to most Latter-day Saints and to millions of visitors to Temple Square...

Images of America – Norwegians in their western home

By Berit Hessen Norwegian American Weekly “Amerikabilder.  Den norske Vesterheimen 1860–1960” (Images of America: Norwegians in their Western Home 1860-1960) is an interesting travel of discovery through 100 years of Norwegian immigration to America...