Tagged: statue

The American story of a Norsk princess

Documentary tells the story of Princess Märtha, who was popular in the United States Christine Foster Meloni Washington A statue of Crown Princess Märtha stands proudly in front of the Royal Norwegian Embassy in...

New red “Santa” statue

Red version of controversial statue unveiled in Oslo’s Ekebergparken The Local A 20-foot-tall statue by artist Paul McCarthy, officially named Santa but known colloquially as the “Butt Plug Gnome,” has been unveiled in Oslo....

The woman behind Senator Knute Nelson

Norwegian immigrant mother and son immortalized in bronze at Minnesota State Capitol Torbjørn Greipsland Askim, Norway There is a statue on the Minnesota State Capitol grounds depicting U.S. Senator Knute Nelson. His political power...