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MONUMENT SQUARE

Architecture and History Inventory
MONUMENT SQUARE | Property Record | Wisconsin Historical Society
NAMES
Historic Name:Soldiers Monument
Other Name:Soldiers Monument
Contributing: Yes
Reference Number:70132
PROPERTY LOCATION
Location (Address):MONUMENT SQUARE
County:Winnebago
City:Oshkosh
Township/Village:
Unincorporated Community:
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Section:
Quarter Section:
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PROPERTY FEATURES
Year Built:1907
Additions:
Survey Date:1981
Historic Use:statue/sculpture
Architectural Style:NA (unknown or not a building)
Structural System:
Wall Material:Metal
Architect:Gaetano Trentanova
Other Buildings On Site:0
Demolished?:No
Demolished Date:
DESIGNATIONS
National/State Register Listing Name: North Main Street Historic District
National Register Listing Date:3/7/1996 12:00:00 AM
State Register Listing Date:8/4/1995 12:00:00 AM
National Register Multiple Property Name:
NOTES
Additional Information:A 'site file' exists for this property. It contains additional information such as correspondence, newspaper clippings, or historical information. It is a public record and may be viewed in person at the Wisconsin Historical Society, Division of Historic Preservation. This bronze Civil War monument depicts three soldiers in battle. It was modeled in Florence, Italy and cast at the Galli Brothers Foundry in Florence. Col. John Hicks commissioned this work for the city.
Bibliographic References:(A) Public Monuments, Parks and Art Gifts Given the City of Oshkosh. Oshkosh: The Daily Northwestern 1919. Save Outdoor Sculpture! Update, Spring 2001, p. 2.
RECORD LOCATION
Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, Division of Historic Preservation, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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