The Spirit of Wyoming - Cheyenne, WY
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member FSU*Noles
N 41° 08.398 W 104° 49.261
13T E 515020 N 4554310
Quick Description: This is "The Spirit of Wyoming" statue, at the Wyoming State Capitol building in Cheyenne, WY.
Location: Wyoming, United States
Date Posted: 5/10/2008 4:35:24 PM
Waymark Code: WM3RD8
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
Views: 22

Long Description:
Conceived as a symbol to represent Wyoming's people, "The Spirit of Wyoming" depicts a cowboy and his horse at odds against nature and it's elements. This handsome bronze statue stands on the west lawn of the Capitol and is the work of national and international award winning sculptor and artist Edward J. Fraughton. The statue weighs nearly 4500 pounds and stands on a five-foot, pre-cast base for a combined height of over 18 feet.
Name: The Spirit of Wyoming

Figure Type: Combination of two figure types

Artist Name: Edward J. Fraughton

Date created or placed: May 16, 1986

Materials used: bronze

Location: Wyoming State Capitol Building and grounds

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