The Resource Virginia monument at Gettysburg,, (microform)

Virginia monument at Gettysburg,, (microform)

Label
Virginia monument at Gettysburg,, 1906-1917
Title
Virginia monument at Gettysburg,
Inclusive dates
1906-1917
Creator
Contributor
Sculptor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These records were compiled by the Gettyburg National Military Park Commission and document the process of planning that led to the erection of the Virginia monument at Gettysburg in 1917. Included are correspondence between the National Military Park Commisssion, and the Virginia Gettysburg Commission, the Virginia Governor's office, the United States War Department, and the firm of monumental desginers. The monument of Robert E. Lee was designed and sculpted by Frederick William Sievers. Includes designs and plans of the statue
Member of
Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
  • The Virginia Legislature appointed the Gettysburg Commission to select and recommend a design for a statue to be erected in Gettysburg to commemorate Virginian soldiers who participated in the Civil War engagements in July, 1863.
  • Frederick William Sievers (1872-1966) was a prominent sculptor of Richmond, Virginia.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Records
Label
Virginia monument at Gettysburg,, (microform)
Base of film
unknown
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  • The Library of Virginia
Color
black and white
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
diazo
Extent
1
Generation
service copy
Positive negative aspect
negative
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000496269
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ReductionRatioRange
unknown
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
Type of unit
reel.

Library Locations

    • Library of VirginiaBorrow it
      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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