Viking Ship Greets King

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Title

Viking Ship Greets King

Subject

British Museum, QLD, Queensland, replica, Stockholm, Sweden, Swedish, Townsville, Townsville Daily Bulletin, Viking, vikings, ship, ships, boat, vegetarian, vegetarianism, sports, youth, youth movement, King Gustaf

Description

An article in the ‘Townsville Daily Bulletin’ newspaper in Queensland on June 18, 1949. The article is about a replica Viking ship built by a Swedish vegetarian sports and youth movement that was based on an original from the British Museum. The replica ship brought greetings to Sweden’s King Gustaf in Stockholm on his 91st birthday. The report is credited only to an anonymous Associated Press correspondent.

Creator

Associated Press Correspondent

Source

National Library of Australia

Publisher

Townsville Daily Bulletin

Date

18 June 1949

Rights

No Copyright

Format

Newspaper Article; PDF

Language

English

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Original Format

Citation

“Viking Ship Greets King,” Medievalism in Australian Cultural Memory, accessed October 15, 2019, http://ausmed.arts.uwa.edu.au/items/show/473.