Administered by Danish Immigrant Museum 4228 Main Street Elk Horn Iowa 51531
Located Iowa Welcome Center Highway 173, south of town Elk Horn Iowa
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Iowa survey, 1996.
Image on file.
R Ekgt (...illegible) (Plaque on upper front of base:) HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN/1805-1875/FAMOUS DANISH STORYTELLER/I.C.B. COMMITTEE 1979 signed
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A bust of famous Danish author and storyteller Hans Christian Andersen, 1805-1875, with short curly hair parted on the proper left, wearing a bow tie and lapelled jacket. The bust is mounted upon a pyramidal, layered base with a plaque on the front.