Archive for the ‘Monuments’ Category

This Ancient Egyptian Pharaoh Is Just One of the Multitude of Faces Carved of Stone Found on a Massive Granite Monument at Mount Auburn Cemetery in Cambridge, MA

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A Statue of a Lady in Ancient Garb, Holding a Small Wreath in One Hand While Resting the Other on the Top of an Anchor, Seen at Hope Cemetery in Worcester, MA

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A Statue of a Woman, Dressed in Either a Greek or Roman-Style Gown and Holding a Garland of Flowers Between Her Hands, Stands Atop the Monument for Daniel Parlin at Hope Cemetery in Worcester, MA

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The Weather-Worn and Lichen-Covered Image of Two Young Girls Holding Hands Carved in Deep Relief on a Stone Monument From the Late 19th Century Found at Grove Street Cemetery in Putnam, CT

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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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A Thirsty Pioneer Woman Takes a Drink of Water From Her Husband in One of the Sixteen Panels Carved in the Granite Base of the New England Settlers Monument in Worcester, MA

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A Majestic Bronze Eagle, With Its Wings Spread, Lands Upon the Granite Sphere Atop the Northbridge Civil War Monument on the Town Common in Whitinsville, MA