Reading a Story Book - Princton IL
N 41° 23.035 W 089° 27.464
16T E 294496 N 4584291
Quick Description: This Sit-by-me Statue is a young boy reading a story book. He is in the Memorial Bronze Sculpture Garden on Elm Place (Hwy 34) between Euclid Avenue and Dover Road in Princton, Illinois.
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 12/13/2011 9:18:02 PM
Waymark Code: WMDAD0
There are five statues here on the former site of the Covenant Children’s Home. The sculptures feature children engaged in a variety of activities and poses but this is the only one that is a 'Sit-by-me'. They were designed by L’Deane Trueblood of St. George, Utah.
Location description: park
Statue's Subject: children playing
Artist: L’Deane Trueblood
Photo of the statue with person sitting on bench next to the statue, standing next to the statue or other-wise interacting appropriately with the statue(face of person does not need to show, gps does not need to be in photo).
Extra credit for having fun!!!