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Heroic Lincoln statues in bronze

Lincoln National Life Foundation

Heroic Lincoln statues in bronze

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Published by Lincoln National Life Foundation in Fort Wayne, Ind .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Statues,
  • Bronze sculpture

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination1 folded sheet ([4] p.) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25460116M
    OCLC/WorldCa15512587

      It is partly preserved in the bronze statues. And it partly – and more importantly – resides in the lives of those living at E. Douglas St. in Freeport, and at Lincoln Ave. in. The company’s announcement provided a list of more than 40 cities where heroic statues of Lincoln were located and offered “an attractive award” for each Scout who participated: “It is a beautiful picture of ‘Abraham Lincoln the Hoosier Youth,’ the bronze statue by Paul Manship.”.   Our Lincoln statue triggered quite a kerfuffle. A hundred years ago, Cincinnati welcomed a bronze tribute to Lincoln. The rest of the world did not. Avard Fairbanks, sculptor of the new heroic bronze statue of Abraham Lincoln at New Salem, is Consultant in Fine Arts to the University of Utah. Among his other works are "Lincoln the Frontiersman," a nine-foot bronze figure at Ewa School near Hono-lulu, Hawaii, and the Leonard Andrus monument at Grand Detour, Illinois.


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Heroic statues in bronze of Abraham Lincoln: Introducing the Hoosier youth of Paul ManshipAuthor: Franklin B Mead. Heroic Statues in Bronze of Abraham Lincoln Hardcover – January 1, by Franklin B. Mead (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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Part one focuses on Paul Manship's "Hoosier Youth" scupture commissioned in Description In Lincoln in Marble and Bronze Lauriston Bullard offers us a view of 68 original heroic Lincoln statues in America.

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“Hot Lincoln” (née The Young Lincoln) was the product of a public art contest won by James Lee Hansen, an art student in his twenties who Author: Lila Thulin. Addresses delivered at the dedication of the heroic bronze statue "Abraham Lincoln, the Hoosier youth," Septem entrance plaza of the Lincoln National Life.

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Abraham Lincoln – also known as The Gettysburg Lincoln – is a bronze statue of President Abraham Lincoln by Daniel Chester French, located on the grounds of the Nebraska State monument was commissioned by the Abraham Lincoln Memorial Association of Lincoln, Nebraska, and produced between and its unveiling in The statue was cast in bronze by : Daniel Chester French.

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The erstwhile capital of the Confederacy overflows with plaques, statues, streets, museums and monuments honoring the Southern cause. At Hollywood Cemetery, a hilly boneyard contain dead rebels, a bronze memorial to Confederate President Jefferson Davis presides over the roaring James River, guarded by an angel.

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This plaster cast replica, painted to appear bronze, was the working model for the heroic size statue of United States President, Abraham Lincoln. The final bronze statue was a gift to the state of Illinois from the Sons of Utah Pioneers, inand is erected at New Salem Park, New Salem, Illinois.

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The book was Heroic Statues in Bronze of Abraham Lincoln, written by Franklin B. Mead and was published by The Lakeside : Ann Tracy Mueller.Lincoln Statue at Wills House Just outside the Wills House you can see a highly realistic image of President Lincoln greeting a modern-day visitor.

This life-size bronze statue, called the "Return Visit," is the work of J. Seward Johnson, Jr. The Lincoln Fellowship of Pennsylvania placed it here in The Neihardt bronze by sculptor Herb Mignery of Loveland, Colorado, depicts the poet taking notes during his interviews with Black Elk on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in