Archive for the ‘Historical Figures’ Category


The Bronze Head of the American Avant-Garde Composer Carl Ruggles Sculpted by Harriette Miller on Display at the Bennington Museum in Bennington, Vermont

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Just One of Close to Two Dozen Small Woodcarvings of Saint Nil Sorsky (Usually Identified by his Hood, Beard, and Crutches Beneath His Arms) Displayed Together on a Wall at the Museum of Russian Icons in Clinton, MA

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A Copy of the Statue of Joan of Arc at Domrémy by Henri Chapu, Which Was Given as a Gift by the Class of 1902, Can Be Seen in the Lobby of the Administration Building at Worcester State University in Worcester, MA

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A Bronze Statue, by Sculptors Edward Clark Potter and Daniel Chester French, of Charles Devens (Union General in the Civil War and the Attorney General of the United States Under President Rutherford B. Hayes) Mounted on His Horse Stands Next to the Old Worcester County District Courthouse in Worcester, MA

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Saint Francis of Assisi Converses With Three Small Birds Perched on His Arm at Rural Cemetery in Worcester, MA


A Sandstone Relief From the First Century A.D. on Display at the Worcester Art Museum Depicting Prince Arikankharer of the Ancient Kingdom of Kush (Located in What Is Now Present-Day Sudan) Slaying His Enemies With the Assistance of a Winged Goddess and a Viscious Dog

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This Bronze Statue of William Bradford (One of the Original Pilgrims on the Mayflower and Later a Governor of Plymouth Colony) Stands in Pilgrim Memorial State Park in Plymouth, Massachusetts