Female heroes often overlooked

Local artist Nistal Prem de Boer, who is Dutch, designed the sculpture.

A new 2.4-metre bronze statue of Parsons will be placed at the Wolfville post office.

Sculptor Nistal Prem de Boer has replicated a moment of celebration after Parsons walked three weeks across northern Germany and back to Holland. 

"The Joy is almost too much to Bear"