Leif the Discoverer Statue

Photographed March 28, 2015
Erected November 1887 by Mrs. Joseph Gilbert
Created by American sculptor Anne Whitney
Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
43.044182,-87.897486

LEIF
The Discover
Son or Erik
who sailed from Iceland
and landed on this continent
AD 1000

The statue is located at on the Oak Leaf Trail at Juneau Park, alongside northbound North Prospect Avenue / Wisconsin Route 32, at its T-intersection with East State Street, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53202.

published by my great-uncle, Hjalmar Rued Holand, the year I was born.







My Uncle Hjalmar devoted his life to proving the authenticity
of the Kensington Stone.





Facing west, smack down the middle of East State Street.







The statue is located at Juneau Park.

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