Saint Paul in Ramsey County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Charles A. Lindbergh
The Boy and the Man
Sculptor Paul T. Granlund, 1985
"The accumulation of knowledge, the discoveries of science, the products of technology, our ideas, our art, our social structures, all the achievements of mankind have value only to the extent that they preserve and improve the quality of life."
"Science, freedom, beauty, adventure: what more could you ask of life? Aviation combined all the elements I loved."
Charles A. Lindbergh
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Air & Space • Exploration.
Location. 44° 57.178′ N, 93° 6.21′ W. Marker is in Saint Paul, Minnesota, in Ramsey County. Marker is on John Ireland Boulevard, 0.1 miles north of 12th Street, on the right when traveling north. Monument is on the south Capitol grounds. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Saint Paul MN 55155, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hubert H. Humphrey (within shouting distance of this marker); "Spiral for Justice" Roy Wilkins MemorialLeif Erikson (approx. 0.2 miles away); Church of Saint Louis, King of France (approx. 0.4 miles away); St. Paul Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of Minnesota's First Synagogue (approx. 0.4 miles away); Central Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of First School Patrol Crossing in the World (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Saint Paul.
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Also see . . .
1. Charles Lindbergh Bio. (Submitted on December 5, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Charles A. Lindbergh Historic Site MN. (Submitted on December 5, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 6, 2021. It was originally submitted on December 5, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 426 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on December 5, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Afternoon close photo of sculpture detailing "The Man" to complement the photo of "The Boy" • Can you help?