Rochester Public Art by Richard MargolisAn Inventory of Rochester NY's Landmark Sculpture, Monuments, and Memorials

 

Civil War Monument by Sallie Farnham

Civil War Monument
Location: Mt. Hope Cemetery, 1133 Mount Hope Avenue
Rochester, NY (view Google map)
Size: 22 Feet Tall
Material: Bronze
Dated: 1908

Description: Bronze monument of a soldier and boy

Caption: The plaque on the monument reads:
"1861 1865
On fame's eternal camping ground their silent tents are spread, and glory guards with solemn round the bivouac of the dead."
From www.waymarking.com/waymarks/WM3542


 
 

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