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8th Illinois Cavalry Marker, (sculpture)

Catalog Data

Fabricator:
Unknown (Naperville, Illinois)  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: limestone; Base: limestone
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States Department of the Interior National Park Service Washington District of Columbia
Administered by Gettysburg National Military Park 97 Taneytown Road Gettysburg Pennsylvania 17325
Located Gettysburg National Military Park Chambersburg Road at junction of Knoxlyn Road Gettysburg Pennsylvania 17325
Date:
1883. Installed 1886. Dedicated Sept. 1886
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Pennsylvania survey, 1995.
National Park Service, American Monuments and Outdoor Sculpture Database, PA2001, 1989.
Summary:
A tapered limestone shaft atop a limestone base. Inscriptions are incised on all four sides of the shaft.
Topic:
History--United States--Civil War  Search this
Control number:
IAS PA000896
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_335011