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United States of America
New Orleans
Louisiana

Woldenberg Park

Monument to the Immigrant

Franco Alessandrini
1995

New Orleans /  Monument to the Immigrant   New Orleans /  Monument to the Immigrant

Description

Marble statue of a female muse as symbol of hope in different civilizations, her gown, an inspirational and spiritual presence, flows over the figures of four immigrants forming a family nucleus

Inscription(s)

MONUMENT
to the
IMMIGRANT

dedicated
to the
courageous men and women
who left their homeland
seeking freedom, opportunity
and a better life in a new country

march 19, 1995

commissioned
by the
italian american marching club

sponsored by private citizens, businesses and organizations

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 29°57'13" W 90°3'45"

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