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Carl Robert Jakobson Monument

Carl Robert Jakobson was one the most important public figures during the Estonian Period of Awakening as well as a columnist, writer, teacher and founder of the Viljandi County newspaper 'Sakala'. The statue was erected in 1998 to mark the 157th anniversary of Jakobson’s birth. It was sculpted by Mati Karmin. Jakobson's importance in the history of the Estonian people was reflected in the fact that he was depicted on the Estonian 500-kroon bank note.

Carl Robert Jakobson was one the most important public figures during the Estonian Period of Awakening as well as a columnist, writer, teacher and founder of the Viljandi County newspaper 'Sakala'. The statue was erected in 1998 to mark the 157th

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  • A great person in the Estonian history

    It's an unassuming statue of an important person in the Estonian history. I walked by it for 8 years without noticing it. A pity.

  • Monumentet i parken utanför Grand Hotel i Viljandi.

    Publicisten och pedagogen C.R.Jakobsoni,har fått en gata i Viljandi uppkallad efter sig och var avbildad på den estniska 500 kroonisedeln ! Skulptören Mati Karmin skapade monumentet !

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