Draken’s length - 115’, beam - 26’, rig height - 121’. Photo: Arthur & Nancy Anderson
Photo: Arthur & Nancy Anderson,
The Navy band began the ceremonies. Photo: Nancy Anderson
Judy Hsu, part of ABC-7 Chicago news team, was the main speaker.
Erik Eldjarn, Chicago’s Honorary Consul General Paul Anderson, Perry Straw.
Liv Blix-Breen, formerly with NACC of Chicago, Erik Eldjarn, Perry Straw, Nancy Andersen.
Perry Straw of The Friends of the Viking Ship and Erik Eldjarn, son of Gunnar- the master ship builder.
Art Anderson, Erik Eldjarn, Chicago’s Honorary Consul General Paul Anderson, Perry Straw Photo: Nancy Anderson