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Contractor:
Power, Maurice J. 1838-1902  Search this
Sculptor:
Niehaus, Charles Henry 1855-1935  Search this
Medium:
Marker: granite; Relief plaque: bronze; Seal: bronze; Base: granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Relief
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States Department of the Interior National Park Service Washington District of Columbia
Administered by Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park P. O. Box 2128 Ft. Oglethorpe Georgia 30742
Located Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park Snodgrass Hill Ft. Oglethorpe Georgia
Date:
1894
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Georgia survey, 1994.
Image on file.
(Front of marker, below relief plaque, raised lettering:) 18TH OHIO INFANTRY/STANLEY'S BRIGADE NEGLEY'S DIVISION THOMAS' CORPS (Bronze plaque on rear of marker: description of the battle) unsigned
The information provided about this artwork was compiled as part of the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Inventories of American Painting and Sculpture database, designed to provide descriptive and location information on artworks by American artists in public and private collections worldwide.
Summary:
A flared granite marker with a bronze relief plaque on the front depicting a Civil War battle scene. Soldiers with rifles are in the lower foreground against a wooded background. On the back of the marker is a medallion of the Ohio State seal. The marker has a cap with scrolling on each corner, and is mounted upon a rectangular, two-block, rock-faced base.
Topic:
History--United States--Civil War  Search this
History--United States--Ohio  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Occupation--Military--Soldier  Search this
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform  Search this
Emblem--Seal  Search this
State of Being--Evil--War  Search this
Control number:
IAS GA000655
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_339243