General Philip Sheridan

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General Philip Sheridan
General Philip Sheridan Memorial - Rienzi.JPG
Artist Gutzon Borglum
Year 1908
Type Bronze
Dimensions 300 cm × 370 cm × 150 cm (10 ft × 12 ft × 5 ft)
Location Sheridan Circle, Northwest, Washington, D.C.
Owner

National Park Service

General Philip Sheridan
General Philip Sheridan is located in Washington, D.C.
General Philip Sheridan
Location Washington, D.C.
Coordinates 38°54′44″N 77°3′2″W / 38.91222°N 77.05056°W / 38.91222; -77.05056Coordinates: 38°54′44″N 77°3′2″W / 38.91222°N 77.05056°W / 38.91222; -77.05056
Governing body National Park Service
Part of Civil War Monuments in Washington, DC.
NRHP Reference # 78000257[1]
Added to NRHP September 20, 1978 [2]

General Philip Sheridan is a bronze sculpture, by Gutzon Borglum.[3]

It was dedicated on November 25, 1908. It is located at Sheridan Circle, at the intersection of Massachusetts Avenue, and 23rd Street, N.W. Washington, D.C. The statue is a contributing monument to the Civil War Monuments in Washington, DC, of the National Register of Historic Places.

Philip Sheridan Statue detail.JPG

The inscription reads:
(Proper left of sculpture:)
GUTZON BORGLUM 1908
(Proper right of sculpture near base:)
GORHAM CO FOUNDERS
(Front of base:)

SHERIDAN

References[edit]

  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ "Civil War Monuments in Washington, DC". National Park Service. September 20, 1978. Retrieved August 10, 2011. 
  3. ^ "General Philip Sheridan, (sculpture)". SIRIS

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