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Launching 4-1926


An oil lamp from the ship.

Photo of one of the oil lamps used on the Leif Erikson in possession of Orville R Nelson.

Docked in the New York Harbor

Viking Ship travel article

The ship nears...

The Arrival 6-23-1927

Viking Ship Entering The Canal.

In Canal Postcard

Leif Ship



Journey Map

The Journey Handout

Duluth Lakeshore 1930

A Postcard of the ship in the park

Another postcard

Leif Erikson Park 1940

In Leif Erikson Park

A touch up is needed.

Original tail piece

This later unexplicably disappeared.

A Post Card of the Ship

Leif Erikson Park looking toward the Aerial Lift Bridge

The Post Card Back

Notice the cost in the Stamp Area text

Another Post Card

A bit different view of the Viking Ship in Leif Erikson Park

The Post Card Back

Another view of the Viking Ship in Leif Erikson Park.

A Colored Sketch

An artist's sketch of the the Leif Erikson

Yet Another Post Card

Depicting the Ship at the Sesqui-Centennial Expo*

Post Card: Viking Ship that crossed the Atlantic

Sesqui-Centennial Exposition Post Card, Incidentally this photo of this post card was sent to us and is for sale on eBay.


*Taken from Wikipedia:
The Sesqui-Centennial International Exposition of 1926 was a world's fair hosted in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the signing of the United States Declaration of Independence, and the 50th anniversary of the 1876 Centennial Exposition.

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