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Two boys with statue
Two boys with statue
TitleTwo boys with statue
Date of Original1966-09
DescriptionTwo boys standing under the Henrik Wergeland statue in Island Park, Fargo, N.D. They appear to be trying to simulate the pose of the statue.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectArt & Architecture
Subject (LCTGM)Sculpture
Monuments & memorials
Personal NameWergeland, Henrik Arnold, 1808-1945
Vigeland, Gustav, 1869-1943
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Cass County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Island Park (Fargo, N.D.)
Item Numberfpl00092
Format of OriginalGelatin silver prints
Dimensions of Original35 x 10 cm.
Transcription"Two boys, asked to pose beside the Wergeland statue in Island Park, couldn't resist this posture. They are Charles Wilkerson (left), 1423 3rd Ave. S., Fargo, and John Gould, 815 10th St. S., Moorhead. The statue measures 14 feet from base to top." - caption with photograph published in The Forum, Sept. 5, 1966, p. 21.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Photograph is unfixed and housed separate for the rest of the Fargo Public Library Collection.
Biography/HistoryStatue by Gustav Vigeland of Norway. It was dedicated on June 17, 1908.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionFargo Public Library Photograph Collection 2065
Collection Finding AidConsult:
Credit LineFargo Public Library Photograph Collection, NDIRS-NDSU (fpl00092)
Digital IDfpl00092
Original SourcePhotograph
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