Hayward, Wisconsin: Ojibwa Indian Head

One of Peter Toth's Whispering Giant series of Native Americans sculpted from single logs, "Tribute to the Ojibwa" has been in Hayward since he made it in 1977.
10788 Hwy 77, Hayward, WI
Hwy 27/77, a half mile west of Hwy 63, alongside the highway.
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Toth Indian chief.

Ojibwa Indian Head

This piece is easy to see from the road. It needs some TLC.

[Pam Murack, 10/12/2014]

Peter Toth Indian carving.

Peter Toth Whispering Giant

"Tribute to the Ojibwa" - originally at the old Carnegie library, it has been moved to the new library. Originally carved in 1977, Peter Toth returned to Hayward to restore the carving when it was moved. We were sad to see that it is in disrepair now.

You can get pics by stopping on the highway. We parked in the library parking lot and walked a short distance to the statue.

[Jane Holm, 09/15/2011]

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