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Confederate Soldier - Gainesville, TX
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX
N 33° 37.450 W 097° 08.728
14S E 672025 N 3722026
Quick Description: Statue on the NE corner of the Cooke County Courthouse lawn. Erected to honor the soldiers and sailors of the Confederacy and the women who ministered to them.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 12/2/2019 2:24:20 PM
Waymark Code: WM11QCN
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
Views: 1

Long Description:
Smithsonian Art Inventory

"A Civil War soldier, dressed in military uniform with a canteen, a hat, and a blanket over his proper left shoulder, stands against a tree stump. The figure holds a rifle with his right hand and leans it over his right shoulder. The figure is placed atop a tall pedestal which stands on a three tiered base that is decorated on the front with two crossed flags and on the rear with two crossed rifles."

TITLE: Confederate Soldier

ARTIST(S): Unknown

DATE: Unknown

MEDIUM: Stone

CONTROL NUMBER: IAS TX000420

Direct Link to the Individual Listing in the Smithsonian Art Inventory: [Web Link]

PHYSICAL LOCATION:
101 S Dixon St, Gainesville, TX 76240


DIFFERENCES NOTED BETWEEN THE INVENTORY LISTING AND YOUR OBSERVATIONS AND RESEARCH:
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