Administered by University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Campus Facilities Planning Englemann Hall, 280; P.O. Box 413 Milwaukee Wisconsin 53211
Located University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee 2311 East Hartford Avenue Golda Meir Library, in front, northwest corner Milwaukee Wisconsin 53211
1988. Dedicated May 2, 1989
Wisconsin Arts Board, Percent for Art Program, 2003.
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Wisconsin, Milwaukee survey, 1993.
Palmer, Virginia A., 1989.
A cross-section of the city is depicted, looking from the lake to the interior. Includes images of Milwaukee harbor lighthouse and lighthouse keeper; seaman on a Great Lakes freighter; workman on a grain elevator; businessman and woman outside First Wisconsin Center; painter at City Hall; bank, German-Polish house, farmhouse, farm couple, cow, and mailman. The figures are hot-forged or blacksmithed and painted with gloss enamels. The I-beam on which they are placed is supported by three steel arches.
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums