This photograph shows four boys riding their bikes. The focus is on the boy in the middle who wears a large cardboard sign around his neck. The sign shows a picture of Prince Bertil states, "Welcome Prince Bertil" on the front and "I'm a Swede and proud of it." The boys are all dressed in jeans and T-shirts. The back of the photograph states, "1948: Escanaba, Michigan".
According to The American Swedish Monthly: Swedish Pioneer Centennial 1848-1948 [June 1948 issue found in the Swenson Swedish Immigration Research stacks at: Immig. f E 184 .S23 A7 24251707] "on the morning of June 15, members of the delegation will go by air to Escanaba, Michigan, where the Swedes of the Upper Michigan Pe