TITLE

Pioneer Mother Monuments 1914-1930: Images of Western Expansion

AUTHOR(S)
Simpson, Pamela H.
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
Southeastern College Art Conference Review;2000, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p435
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Essay
ABSTRACT
This essay discusses three Pioneer Monuments erected in the U.S. between 1914 and 1930. The monuments were made by sculptors Charles Grafly, A. Phimister Proctor and August Leimbach. The essay examines the values reflected in the monuments. It also explores the motivations for the construction of the monuments and the public messages they convey.
ACCESSION #
34183698

 

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