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Hiawatha and Minnehaha by Jacob Fjelde

Friday, July 4th, 2008

Hiwatha and Minnehaha by Jacob Fjelde Sculptor Jacob Fjelde created this sculpture of Hiawatha and Minnehaha from the Henry Wadsworth Longfellow poem The Song of Hiawatha.

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Colonel John H. Stevens by Johannes Sophus Gelert and Jacob Fjelde

Thursday, July 3rd, 2008

Colonel John H. Stevens by Johannes Sophus Gelert and Jacob Fjelde This sculpture honors the first settler in the city of Minneapolis, Col. John H. Stevens.

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Henrik Ibsen by Jacob Fjelde

Wednesday, November 28th, 2007

Norwegian-born artist Jacob Fjelde created this bust of Norwegian playwright Henrik Ibsen and a Norwegian fraternal organization gave it to the City of St. Paul in 1907. If a statue could ever claim Norwegian citizenship, this one has a shot. Henrik was on display in Como Park until the bust was stolen in 1982. In […]

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