Presse / Press

From the Grand Opening of The Emigration Center in Norway
on Leif Erikson Day 9th Oct 2021

Text to articles for free use / tekst til artikler til fri bruk:
Maybe sailing Norway-USA again in 2025 – Cato Oesterhus kanskje seilas til USA 2025 (as pdf)
Tysvaer supports the establishment of the Emigration Center – Tysvær støtter det nye Emigrasjonssenteret (as pdf)
Two blind passengers onboard Restauration – To blindpassasjerer med på Restauration (as pdf)

Photos and movieclips / Bilder og filmsnutter: (Must be downloaded before Mon 25th 19-Oct / Nedlasting før 25.10.2021)
See overview content on small pictures and download with good resolution from this link: / Se oversikt innhold med små bilder og last ned med god oppløsning fra denne linken:
https://www.filemail.com/t/qZVu6qaq
(The filenames explains the content / Filnavnene forklarer innholdet.)
Including these movieclips with the filnames / inkludert disse filmene med filnavnene:
Snorklipping Opening ceremony – cutting the ribbon.mov 17.12 MB
Tora Aasland reads Barack Obama’s Leiv Erikson Day – Presidential Proclamation, 2014.MOV 69.85 MB
Under seil video Sailing video.MOV size: 523.78 MB = 0,5GB

In media / i media:
– Bydgdebladet (use e.g. Google translate): «Magnificent celebration when the Emigrant Center opened: – I think this is one of the most important things that has happened in Norway» / «Storslått feiring da Utvandrersenteret åpnet: – Jeg tror dette er noe av det viktigste som har hendt i Norge«
– Næringsforeningen (The Stavanger Chamber of Commerce) – (use e.g. Google translate): Opened Emigration Center on Leif Erikson day / Åpnet Utvandringssenter på Leif Erikson Day 9. Okt
– Øyposten: Ny utstilling på Mosterøy om Cleng Peersong og utvandringa til Amerika

BEFORE the Grand Opening new Emigration Center in Norway:

Original program (scanned) from the 150th anniversary in Carnegie Hall in New York City in 1975:
part 1 and part 2
Newspaper article from this anniversary with His Majesty King Olav V:
article no 1 and article no 2
(Web-address to the recording of The 150th anniversary (1975) in Carnegie Hall is listed on our website under the section «Linker»: (Minnefest utvandrerne i 1975 bl.a. Kong Olav og Erik Bye i Carnegie hall New York (NRK). (Only one minute at the start is in Norwegian.)

Pictures of the emigration ship Restauration and a couple of short videos (most of them from the August and September this year) – download link (English text in the lowest part) https://www.filemail.com/d/xmfimwrgjpihqjm (Expires 14th Oct)