Public Sculpture in Grand Rapids

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Spirit of Solidarity

Artist: Roberto Chenlo
Medium: Bronze
Location: At Pearl Street NW entrance to Ah-Nab-Awen Park (220 Front Ave NW Grand Rapids, MI 49504). The Park is on the west bank of the Grand River.
Notes: The Labor Heritage Society of West Michigan gave "Spirit of Solidarity" to the City of Grand Rapids as a memorial of the "Great Furniture Strike of 1911." A plaque nearby describes the strike and its lasting impact on the City and its workers. The monument was dedicated April 19, 2007 on the 96th anniversary of the strike.

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