Sojourner Truth

Sojourner Truth

   

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Installed in 1999
Location: Battle Creek’s Monument Park
About the Sculpture: The sculpture is a monumental tribute to Sojourner Truth, a woman who traveled the Underground Railroad on a mission for human equality and the humane treatment of slaves, women and the poor. Sojourner Truth was inducted into the Woman’s Hall of Fame in 1983. Truth lived in Battle Creek for 26 years.(source)
Former Battle Creek Mayor Ted Dearing officially welcomed Sojourner back to Battle Creek.

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Location

S. Division Street, Battle Creek, MI, 49015

42.316248, -85.179888

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