Sonja Henie Ice Fountain
The ice fountain was created by the Norwegian artist Carl Nesjar, commissioned by Abel Abrahamsen and given to the people of North Elba by the Royal Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Norsk Inc, Elkem Alcoa, SAS, The Bay Foundation, Mr. & Mrs. John J. Talley.
Location. 44° 17.07′ N, 73° 59.07′ W. Marker is in Lake Placid, New York, in Essex County. Marker is on Main Street. Touch for map. The marker is on the grounds of the Olympic Center (Old Rink) and Lake Placid Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2634 Main Street, Lake Placid NY 12946, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Henry J. Kaiser (approx. 0.4 miles away); Kate Smith Memorial (approx. half a mile away); The XIII Winter Olympic Games (approx. 1.8 miles away); Here Lies Buried John Brown (approx. 2.3 miles away); New York World War Veterans Memorial Highway (approx. 6.9 miles away); Wilderness Lady (approx. 7.6 miles away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 19, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 17, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 154 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on December 17, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.