Presentation to Danish Ambassador (1960s)

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Title:
Presentation to Danish Ambassador (1960s)
Physical Description:
Photograph
Creator:
Maloon
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Abstract:
Governor Ralph M. Paiewonsky presenting a framed print of Fort Christian or "Christian's Fort," to the visiting Danish Ambassador. The fort was the first modern stone building constructed by the Danes. It has served as a residence, a court and a prison, over the years. The red wooden kiosk, served the sentinel against harsh winds and rain. The iron cast street lamp sports a Danish Crown at its base.

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Source Institution:
University of Virgin Islands
Holding Location:
University of Virgin Islands
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All rights reserved by the submitter.
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AA00019425:00001