Harry Lundeberg (1901-1957) - San Francisco, CA
Posted by: saopaulo1
N 37° 47.180 W 122° 23.576
10S E 553453 N 4182281
Quick Description: The bust of Harry Lundeberg in front of the Sailors Union of the Pacific Building in San Francisco.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 12/22/2009 12:50:52 PM
Waymark Code: WM7YC6
The sculpture consists of a bust of Lundeberg in front of the building. The bust sits on a marble pedestal. On the pedestal is a plaque which reads: "Harry Lundeberg - 1901-1957 - He was indeed a man who crowded into a short life no glittering promise, but unselfish service and general achievement for the course he called his own."
MORE ABOUT LUNDEBERG: "Harrald Olaf Lundeberg (March 25, 1901 - January 28, 1957) from Oslo, Norway was a merchant seaman and an American labor leader. Lundeberg served as president of SIU from 1938 until his death from a heart attack in a San Francisco hospital on January 28, 1957." (visit link