Statues - Hither & Thither

United States of America
Minneapolis
Minnesota

Hennepin Avenue / Emerson Avenue S
(Smith Triangle)

Thomas Lowry

Logan Co., Ill. 1843 - 1909 businessman, head of the Minneapolis Street Railway Co.
(Wikipedia)
Karl Bitter
1915

Minneapolis /  Thomas Lowry   Minneapolis /  Thomas Lowry

Description

Bronze statue in front of a stone wall, with inscriptions and a female and male figure.

Inscription(s)

IN MEMORY OF THOMAS LOWRY
by this commvnity
strong and endvring
it will do homage
to the men who
gvided its growth
the lesson of a pvb
lic-spirited life
is as a tree ever
bearing new frvit

Annotation

The monument is moved in 1968 during construction of Interstate 94.

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 44°57'34" W 93°17'39"

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