Frederick Roth Frederick Roth Roth and the miniature Frederick Roth sculpting, in miniature, an early version of the Balto statue and musher/sled dog monument for New York City. 22719252 Balto poses A photo of Roth doing some reference work for the monument (and a profile, in relief, of Balto), atop a building possibly in New York City. The photo is clearly posed. 22719366 A closer look Roth getting a closer look at Balto for his study of the dog (and the profile in relief). Here, Balto is being held up by Gunnar Kaasen, his musher. 22719818