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Sculptor Jo Davidson with La Follette Statue

Sculptor Jo Davidson with La Follette Statue | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Sculptor Jo Davidson standing next to his larger than life statue of Senator Robert M. La Follette, Sr.  The statue was presented to the National Statuary Hall Collection in the U.S. Capitol in 1929.  Davidson also carved a bust of La Follette from life, a copy of which sits in the rotunda of the Wisconsin State Capitol.
DESCRIPTION
Sculptor Jo Davidson standing next to his larger than life statue of Senator Robert M. La Follette, Sr. The statue was presented to the National Statuary Hall Collection in the U.S. Capitol in 1929. Davidson also carved a bust of La Follette from life, a copy of which sits in the rotunda of the Wisconsin State Capitol.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:10660
Creation Date:1929   ca.
Creator Name:Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
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Collection Name:Name File
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:NF Davidson, Jo
Original Dimensions:8 x 10 inches
SUBJECTS
Sculptors
Sculpture
Men
Legislators
Politicians
Progressivism (United States politics)
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )

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