Industry
The Muse of Industry

The Muse of Industry is surrounded by manufacturing symbols, including a hammer and anvil. The ability of humanity to harness the awesome powers of nature is underscored by smoking smelters. This muse appears to take a brief rest from her labors, assuming an almost contemplative pose. Her white robe indicates purity and red cloak and headband suggest diligence.

Source: Michigan History Magazine (January/February 1999)