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Elbow Lake, Minnesota: Big Folk Art: Jesus, Troll, Earth Eagle Team Field Report

Hwy 4, Elbow Lake, MN
From US Hwy 59 in town turn east onto 2nd St NE, then a quick left onto Hwy 4/20. Drive north about two miles. You'll see the sculptures on the left.
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Big Folk Art: Jesus, Troll, Earth Eagle

Includes a troll with an evil smirk, a 20-foot-tall Jesus, and a five-foot-high Jesus head. Built of steel and cement by Allen Bakke on his roadside farm. He died in 2013. Report... [08/07/2019]

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Bakke's Cement Sculptures.

Colorful Cement Sculptures

The cement folk art sculptures are on private property, but easy to see from the road.

[Tena, 08/07/2019]

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