Statues - Hither & Thither

Finland
Lahti
Päijät-Häme

Lahdenkatu 4
(Lahden historialinen museo)

Perustuslaillisten lakimiesten kokouksen laatta

Plaque commemorating the constitutional lawyers meeting

Essi Renvall

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Description

Plaque with three portraits, respectively:
Lahti - Perustuslaillisten lakimiesten kokouksen laatta

k.j. ståhlberg
Kaarlo Juho Ståhlberg (Suomussalmi 1865 - Helsinki 1952), Finnish jurist and academic, who played a central role in the drafting of the Constitution of Finland in 1919. He was the first President of Finland (1919-1925) and a nationalist liberal (Wikipedia).

Lahti - Perustuslaillisten lakimiesten kokouksen laatta

p.e. svinhufvud
Pehr Evind Svinhufvud af Qvalstad (Sääksmäki 1861 - Luumäki 1944), First Head of State of independent Finland 1918 and third President of Finland from 1931 to 1937 (Wikipedia).

Lahti - Perustuslaillisten lakimiesten kokouksen laatta

aug. fellman
August Fellman (Lappajärvi 1839 - 1912), Finnish businessman, captain, and Privy Councillor (Wikipedia).

Inscription(s)

tässä rakennuksessa kokoontui
13   4   1903
perustuslaillisia lakimiehiä
salaiseen vastarinta kokouksen
In this building met
on 13 April 1903
the constitutional lawyers
in a secret meeting of resistance

Signature

Essi Renvall.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

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Location (N 60°59'7" - E 25°39'4")

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