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Detroit, Michigan: Mighty Fist of Joe Louis Team Field Report

Hart Plaza

E. Jefferson Ave., Detroit, MI
Downtown, in the median of E. Jefferson Ave., between Hart Plaza and Spirit of Detroit Plaza. One block from the river, at E. Jefferson and Woodward Aves.
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Giant Boxing Arm of Joe Louis.

Mighty Fist of Joe Louis

Stand in front of the legendary champion's arm for the gloves-off nightmare of every boxing challenger. Report... [01/31/2021]

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Joe Louis Arm.

Joe Louis Fist

This giant fist is a monument dedicated to world heavyweight champion Joe Louis, a native of Detroit. Robert Graham sculpted the bronze pyramid structure that suspends a bronze 24-foot-arm and fist 24-feet above the ground. It weighs in at 8,000 pounds.

[Ann Carden, 11/12/2008]
Statutory Crime: Vandals whitewash giant Joe Louis Fist

Last Monday in Detroit, Michigan, two out-of-town idiots were arrested for vandalizing a huge Joe Louis punching fist sculpture with gallons of white paint. The 24-ft....

[02/29/2004] Complete News Story

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