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34th Massachusetts Infantry Monument, (sculpture)

Title: Thirty-Fourth Massachusetts Infantry Monument, (sculpture)
view 34th Massachusetts Infantry Monument, (sculpture) digital asset number 1
Sculptor:
Recchia, Richard H. 1885-1983
Subject:
Wells, George D
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze; Base: limestone and granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States Department of Veterans Affairs National Cemetery Administration 810 Vermont Avenue, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20420
Located Winchester National Cemetery 401 National Avenue Winchester Virginia 22601
Date:
1910 (?)
Notes:
National Cemetery Administration Memorials Inventory Project, 2002-2005.
Summary:
A bronze bust of Colonel George D. Wells rests atop a square limestone base that is adorned on the front with a relief carving of the 34th Massachusetts Infantry insignia. Beneath the limestone base is square granite base with a rusticated finish.
Topic:
History--United States--Civil War
Portrait male--Bust
Occupation--Military--Colonel
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform
Emblem--Seal
Control number:
IAS 68000059
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_376158

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