Solvang, California, Memorial to Humanitarian Maria Jacobsen

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Subject:Maria Jacobsen was a Danish missionary and a key witness to the Armenian genocide. Jacobsen is known as "Mayrik" (Armenian: mother) or "Mama" for her humanitarian efforts and having saved many Armenians during the genocide. The bust is located on the grounds of Bethania Lutheran Church in Solvang. (view image)
Type of Memorial:Monumental Sculpture
Physical Setting:Church grounds
Tourist Amenities:No
Physical Condition:Good condition.
Location:Solvang, California United States
Dedication Date:2016