Contributed by New Sweden Historical Society
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Eighteen-year-old Laverne Anderson representing the New Sweden Athletic Club was the winner of the 1937 Tri-city cross-country ski marathon during the Fort Fairfield Winter Carnival.
This was a 102-mile event from Fort Fairfield to Caribou to Presque Isle back to Fort Fairfield. The race was completed in 16 hours and 21 minutes.
About This Item
- Title: Laverne Anderson, New Sweden, 1937
- Creation Date: 1937
- Subject Date: 1937
- Town: Caribou, Fort Fairfield, New Sweden, Presque Isle
- County: Aroostook
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 7 cm x 11 cm
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:New Sweden Historical Society
116 Station Road, New Sweden, ME 04762
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