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Founder:
W. H. Mullins Company  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: copper; Plinth: copper and stainless steel; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Gravestone
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by American Legion, Daniel Goho Post No. 87 34 Elizabeth Street Dansville New York 14437
Located Greenmount Cemetery Veterans' burial lot Dansville New York
Date:
Installed autumn 1907. Dedicated May 30, 1908. Rededicated Sept. 2, 1991
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, New York survey, 1994.
Summary:
Full-length figure of a uniformed Union infantryman on picket duty stands on a low square base. Uniform items include a cap and a bayonet in its scabbard on the belt. He holds his rifle horizontally in front of him in both hands, the barrel pointing downward to his proper left. The figure has a moustache and looks towards his proper right.
Topic:
History--United States--Civil War  Search this
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Military--Soldier  Search this
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform  Search this
Control number:
IAS NY001008
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_340550