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Sculptor:
Unknown  Search this
Contractor:
Batchelder, Ernest Alan 1875-1975  Search this
Fabricator:
Presbry Coykendall Company  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: Barre granite; Base: Barre granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Obelisk
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Clinton County P. O. Box 928, Courthouse Lock Haven Pennsylvania 17745
Located Bellefonte Avenue & Church Street Lock Haven Pennsylvania
Date:
1908
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Pennsylvania survey, 1995.
National Park Service, American Monuments and Outdoor Sculpture Database, PA0062, 1989.
Monumental News, Aug. 1908, pg. 594.
Summary:
A memorial consisting of a shaft with a color bearer on top and four military figures standing on pillars at the corners of the base. The color bearer stands at ease, holding a flag with his proper left hand and a sword with his proper right hand. The four figures standing at the base represent the four branches of the military. They include a sailor, a cavalryman, an infantryman, and an artilleryman. The sailor stands wearing a cap, his proper right hand raised to his forehead. The cavalryman wears a cap, gloves, and riding boots. The artilleryman holds a cannon stopper in his proper right hand.
Topic:
History--United States--Civil War  Search this
Occupation--Military--Soldier  Search this
Occupation--Military--Sailor  Search this
Figure group--Male  Search this
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform  Search this
Control number:
IAS PA000943
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_335754