Rosemarie Myrdal addresses attendees at the Norsk Hostfest in Minot, North Dakota.
The Norsk Hostfest is held annually in Minot, North Dakota and celebrates Nordic culture and heritage from five Scandinavian countries: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden. Hostfest has grown into one of the largest Scandinavian heritage festivals in the United States.
A Republican from Edinburg, Rosemarie Myrdal represented District 11 (Pembina and Walsh counties) in the North Dakota House from 1985 until 1993 and served as the Lieutenant Governor of North Dakota from 1993 until 2001.
Minot, North Dakota
Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota
Rosemarie Myrdal, Norsk Hostfest, Minot