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Capitol Park Statue "Forward"

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"Forward," the statue created by Jean Pond Miner of Wisconsin for the Wisconsin Women's Memorial at the Columbian Exposition in 1893. The statue is seen on the grounds of the third Wisconsin State Capitol. Behind the statue can be seen the swans neck ornamentation used on all first floor windows.


Image ID: 23092

Creation Date: 1893 after

Creator Name: Brown, Charles E.

City: Madison

County: Dane

State: Wisconsin

Collection Name: Album 08 (State Capitol, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, [1848-1913])

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: photographic print, b&w

Original Format Number: Album 8.92

Original Dimensions: 3.5 x 4.5 inches


Today, the original statue is displayed in the lobby of the Historical Society Headquarters Building, and the statue cast from the original stands at the State Street corner of the Capitol Square.


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