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Howard County Honors All Veterans, (sculpture)

Catalog Data

Designer:
Anderson Memorials  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: black granite and gray granite; Foundation: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Cresco 227 North Elm Cresco Iowa 52136
Located Howard County Courthouse North Park Place & North Elm Street Cresco Iowa
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Iowa survey, 1996.
Image on file.
Designed & Erected By Anderson Memorials Austin Minn. Rochester Minn (On center piece, incised:) (Listing of men who served in Army, Air Force, Navy and Marines) (Bottom of center piece, incised:) HOWARD COUNTY/HONORS ALL VETERANS (On one side, on piece, incised:) POST/4561 (Brass V.F.W. plaque) (On the other side, on piece, incised:) POSTS/(First column:) 605/597 (Second column:) 135/545 (Brass American Legion plaque) unsigned Founder's mark appears.
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Summary:
Three part memorial. Center part divided into four segments with each containing the seals of Army, Navy, Air Force and Marines. Two side pieces have the seals of American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Topic:
History--United States--Military history  Search this
Emblem--Military Insignia  Search this
Control number:
IAS IA000057
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_322948