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Image for Reinhold Niebuhr Statue - Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, ILview gallery

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Statues of Historic FiguresReinhold Niebuhr Statue - Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, IL

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Statue of noted theologian and the most famous alumnus of Elmhurst College (a small liberal arts college founded in 1871 to teach theology.)

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/8/2008

last visited: 5/11/2008

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Statues of Historic FiguresRobert Frost Sculpture - Hinsdale, IL

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Seated, writing "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening." Erected 9/21/1999 as a gift to commemorate the 125th anniversary of the village.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/10/2008

last visited: never

Image for Pope John Paul II - Our Lady Mother of the Church Polish Mission - Willow Springs , ILview gallery

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Statues of Historic FiguresPope John Paul II - Our Lady Mother of the Church Polish Mission - Willow Springs , IL

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Beautiful large bronze statue of the former Pope astride the world, located behind the church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/18/2009

last visited: never

Image for Pope John Paul II - Our Lady Mother of the Church Polish Mission - Willow Springs ,  ILview gallery

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Statues of Religious FiguresPope John Paul II - Our Lady Mother of the Church Polish Mission - Willow Springs , IL

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Beautiful large bronze statue of the Pope astride the world, located behind the church. At the time of htis posting, the site is complete but for the surrounding landscaping

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/21/2009

last visited: never

Image for Bust of Frank Lloyd Wright - Oak Park, ILview gallery

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Statues of Historic FiguresBust of Frank Lloyd Wright - Oak Park, IL

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Called "Frank Lloyd Wright--1867-1959." This bust of Wright was put on this site [at the entrance to Austin Gardens] to celebrate the Bicentennial of the American Revolution and Oak Park's proud heritage.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/19/2009

last visited: 5/18/2010

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Statues of Historic FiguresMarquette and Jolliet - The Chicago Portage National Historic Site

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A huge statue at the Chicago Portage National Historic Site on Harlem Avenue just north of I-55.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SSG Scout

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/12/2008

last visited: 1/22/2011

Image for Bust of Percy L. Julian, PH.D. - Oak Park, ILview gallery

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Statues of Historic FiguresBust of Percy L. Julian, PH.D. - Oak Park, IL

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Bust in Scoville Park was commissioned by the Institute for Science Education and Technology commemorating Dr. Percy L. Julian (1899-1975), chemist, researcher and civil rights activist.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/19/2009

last visited: never

Image for Lincoln, The Friendly Neighbor (Berwyn, IL)view gallery

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Statues of Historic FiguresLincoln, The Friendly Neighbor (Berwyn, IL)

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Abraham Lincoln bronze sculpture created by Avard T. Fairbanks. (He also did my Lincoln Square waymark WM364W and the Lincoln-Douglas panels in Galesburg WM36CG.)

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/12/2008

last visited: never

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Statues of Historic FiguresFrank Lloyd Wright - Oak Park, IL

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Frank Lloyd Wright is probably the most well known of all American architects and is famous for his Prairie Style of architecture which is thought to have changed the course of 20th century architecture.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Hikenutty

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/31/2007

last visited: 4/6/2010

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Musician StatuesBlues Brothers - Chicago, IL

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This is a set of two adjacent sculptures of the Blues Brothers in Concourse A of the Chicago Midway Airport.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/14/2011

last visited: 5/24/2018

Image for Robert Burns - Garfield Park, Chicago, ILview gallery

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Statues of Historic FiguresRobert Burns - Garfield Park, Chicago, IL

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The statue on granite base is of Robert Burns (1759-1796), the national poet of Scotland, and was created by W. Grant Stevenson in 1906.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 11/27/2008

last visited: 4/21/2013

Image for Lincoln, the Railsplitter statue, Garfield Park - Chicago, ILview gallery

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Statues of Historic FiguresLincoln, the Railsplitter statue, Garfield Park - Chicago, IL

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Bronze statue of Abraham Lincoln (16th president of the United States) holding an axe, on a pedestal.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 11/23/2008

last visited: 4/21/2013

Image for Our King, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. statue - Chicago, ILview gallery

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Statues of Historic FiguresOur King, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. statue - Chicago, IL

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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. as an African Chieftain. He holds a Coptic cross and an Indian Prayer Wheel topped with a globe. A dove of peace sits on his head and he wears the Nobel Peace medal around his neck.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 1/18/2010

last visited: never

Image for Jacques Marquette Monument - Chicago, ILview gallery

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Statues of Historic FiguresJacques Marquette Monument - Chicago, IL

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Figure of Pere Jacques Marquette holding his cross is flanked on his proper left by Louis Joliet and on his proper right by an Algonquin Indian.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 11/2/2009

last visited: never

Image for Samuel Gompers Monument - Chicago, ILview gallery

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Statues of Historic FiguresSamuel Gompers Monument - Chicago, IL

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On September 3, 2007, a life-size statue of Gompers was unveiled at Gompers Park which is on the northwest side of Chicago. Gompers Park was named after the labor leader in 1929. This is the first statue of a labor leader in Chicago.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 11/25/2011

last visited: never

Image for Alexander Von Humboldt - Chicago, ILview gallery

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Statues of Historic FiguresAlexander Von Humboldt - Chicago, IL

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Portrait of Humboldt standing with his book, "Cosmos," under his proper right arm. There is a globe behind him and an iguana which symbolize his travels.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/24/2013

last visited: never

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Statues of Historic FiguresLeif Erikson - Chicago, IL

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Leif Erikson standing dressed in Viking attire holds a shield in his proper left hand and rests his proper right hand at his waist on his belt. He has a beard and a mustache.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/24/2013

last visited: never

Image for Presidential Lincoln - Barrington, ILview gallery

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Statues of Historic FiguresPresidential Lincoln - Barrington, IL

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Bust of President Lincoln by sculptor Carl Tolpo in 1957, placed outside of Barrington High School.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/2/2017

last visited: never

Image for President William F. McKinley Memorial & Statue - Chicago, ILview gallery

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Statues of Historic FiguresPresident William F. McKinley Memorial & Statue - Chicago, IL

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The McKinley memorial & statue, in the form of a semicircular exedra in granite, with a figure in bronze by Charles J. Mulligan, was unveiled July 4, 1905 in McKinley Park on the southwest side of Chicago.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/22/2008

last visited: never

Image for Learn of Me - North Park College campus, Chicago, ILview gallery

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Statues of Religious FiguresLearn of Me - North Park College campus, Chicago, IL

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Figure of Christ dressed in long robes. He stands with his large hands cupped in front of him. The figure appears elongated with very low surface detailing.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/19/2011

last visited: never

Image for Christopher Columbus statue - Fire Museum of Greater Chicago, Chicago, ILview gallery

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Statues of Historic FiguresChristopher Columbus statue - Fire Museum of Greater Chicago, Chicago, IL

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A newly refurbished, 12 foot Columbus, originally from the 1893 World's Fair, is now on display in the Fire Museum of Greater Chicago.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/28/2010

last visited: never

Image for Louis Pasteur Memorial - Cook County Hospital, Chicago, ILview gallery

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Statues of Historic FiguresLouis Pasteur Memorial - Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL

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A bust of Pasteur sits atop a tall Art Deco shaft which rests on a low rectangular base. Located in the green space in front of the old Cook County Hospital.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/12/2008

last visited: 2/21/2012

Image for Stan Mikita, United Center, Chicago, Ilview gallery

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Statues of Historic FiguresStan Mikita, United Center, Chicago, Il

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Stan Mikita Statue at United Center, Chicago. Il.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lucky_Al

location: Illinois

date approved: 8/19/2014

last visited: 7/2/2015

Image for Bobby Hull - United Center, Chicago, Ilview gallery

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Statues of Historic FiguresBobby Hull - United Center, Chicago, Il

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Bobby Hull Statue at United Center, Chicago. Il.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lucky_Al

location: Illinois

date approved: 8/19/2014

last visited: 7/2/2015

Image for Hippocrates - U of IL Medical Center, Chicago, ILview gallery

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Statues of Historic FiguresHippocrates - U of IL Medical Center, Chicago, IL

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Figure of Hippocrates in a toga stands with his proper left hand resting on his chest holding some of the toga drapery. His proper right hand rests on the edge of a bowl which is sitting on a short pedestal next to him.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/1/2011

last visited: never

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