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Identifier

UAP 6244

Date of Work

2-1-1959

Description

Kappa Sigma Fraternity's snow sculpture for the King Kold Karnival features a large bunny holding a hockey stick and a gopher being cooked in a large cauldron. The slogan reads: "Sioux Brew is Gopher Stew." A Studebaker car is parked next to the house. The winter festival known as the King Kold Karnival was a staple at UND from 1951-1968. The event usually included contests, sled races, dances, beauty pageants, and most notably large snow sculptures. A brief resurgence emerged in 1979 but was not continued.

Subject

Kappa Sigma Fraternity; King Kold Karnival; Snow Sculpture; Studebaker Car; Hockey; Rabbits; Snow sculpture; College buildings; Trees; Gophers; Hockey sticks; Studebaker automobile

Places Depicted

North Dakota--Grand Forks; North Dakota

Organizations Depicted

Kappa Sigma Fraternity; University of North Dakota; King Kold Karnival (Grand Forks, N.D.)

Rights

Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota

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