Monument Square

Our Lady of Victories Monument 

Located in the center of the Portland peninsula in Monument Square. Our Lady of Victories is one of largest bronze statues in America.  This monument honors over 5,000 Portland soldiers & sailors who served in the Civil War.  Erected 1888, dedicated Oct. 28, 1891.  The sculpture is bronze figure of Nike, goddess of victory on top and other figures on side sculptured in Rome by Franklin Simmons, a Maine native. For more information on Memorials and Monuments in Portland please visit this map.

 

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