Date of Work
Alpha Tau Omega Fraternity's snow sculpture for the 1960 King Kold Karnival. The sculpture portrays a Native American playing a bongo drum in the shape of a gopher head. 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.
King Kold Karnival; Alpha Tau Omega; Snow Sculpture; Fraternity; Snow sculpture; Greek letter societies; Winter festivals; Gophers; Indians of North America; Bongo; Trees
North Dakota--Grand Forks; North Dakota
University of North Dakota; Alpha Tau Omega; King Kold Karnival (Grand Forks, N.D.)
Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota