Ocean Springs, Mississippi: Crooked Feather, 30-Foot-Tall Indian Head

This 1999 giant Indian head, sculpted by Thomas King, is a replica of a 1975 giant Indian head sculpted by Peter "Wolf" Toth. The 1975 wooden head rotted.
Address:
500 Bienville Blvd, Ocean Springs, MS
Directions:
On the south side of US Hwy 90/Bienville Blvd, a half-mile east of the Bay Bridge, and just east of the Welcome to Ocean Springs caboose and just west of the Travelodge.
Admission:
Free
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Crooked Feather, Indian Head,

Crooked Feather, 30-Foot-Tall Indian Head

Added Crooked Feather to my photo collection of Toth's Whispering Giants. Been to 14 so far.... [Sumoflam, 07/27/2018]

Toth Indian head.

30-Foot-Tall Native American Head

One down, 49 more states to find.

[Rich,Richard,Tori, 12/31/2015]

Toth Indian head.

30-Foot-Tall Native American Head

I've seen several of these statues scattered across the country from coast to coast: an elongated Native American head with a distinctive headpiece. All are carved from large native trees in the area where they are on display. The sculptor is Peter Wolf Toth, and he has carved over 70 of these "Whispering Giants" as his tribute to the the North American Native Americans. This statue is hard to see due to the trees around it. There's a frontage road that runs behind it and you can find a place to park there.

[phrank phester, 01/25/2015]

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