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Sculptor:
Unknown  Search this
Medium:
Granite sculpture and base, with a brass plate
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by State of North Dakota State Historical Society 612 East Boulevard Avenue Bismarck North Dakota 58505
Located In an area south of the town of Denbigh McHenry North Dakota
Date:
Dedicated July 17, 1925
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, North Dakota survey, 1992.
"Who is David Thompson?" North Dakota Rec Magazine 19 (July 1973): pg. 12.
Summary:
A granite sphere on a rectangular base, with 8 longitude lines and 6 latitude lines incised into the surface.
Topic:
Abstract--Geometric  Search this
Homage--Thompson, David  Search this
Occupation--Science--Astronomer  Search this
Occupation--Science--Geographer  Search this
Control number:
IAS ND000052
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_309341