Friday, June 1, 2007

Commomorative Monuments and Memorials

Commemorative Monuments and Memorials..
- Person
- Event
- Site..
* I have added some Monuments and Memorials from Washington DC..

# Abraham Lincoln Monument - by Augustus Saint-Gaudens [Lincoln Park]..
# Abraham Lincoln Statue - by Augustus Saint-Gaudens [Grant Park]..
# Abraham Lincoln - by Gutzon Borglum [IIT Campus]..
# A. Lincoln, The Railsplitter - Charles J. Mulligan..
# Alexander Hamilton Memorial - Eliel Saarinen..
# Alexander von Humboldt - by Felix Gorling..
# Benito Juarez sculpture - by Julian Martinez..
# Benjamin Franklin Monument - by Richard Henry Park
# B.F.Ferguson [Fountain of the Great Lakes] - by Lorado Taft..
# The Bowman and The Spearman - by Ivan Mestrovic..
# Carl Sandburg Memorial - by Richard Hunt.
# Carl von Linne Monument - by Carl Johan Dyfverman..
# Charles J. Hull - Richard H. Park ...
# Christopher Columbus Monument - by Carl Brioschi..
# Christopher Columbus Monument/Drake Fountain - by Richard Henry Park..
# Christopher Columbus Fountain - by Moses Ezekiel.
# Copernicus Monument - by Bertel Thorvaldsen..
# Copernicus Memorial [Man enters the Cosmos] - by Henry Moore..
# Clarence Buckingham Memorial Fountain - by Edward Bennett..
# [Lt.] Edmond P. Coglianese Memorial ...
# Eugene Field Memorial - by Edward Francis McCartan..
# Fritz Reuter - by Franz Engelsman..
# [Sir] George Solti - by Elisabeth Frink ..
# Giuseppi Garibaldi - by Victor E. Gherardi..
# Irv Kupcinet Memorial - Preston Jackson ..
# Hans Cristian Andersen Monument - by John Gelert..
# Jack Brickhouse Memorial "Hey-Hey" - by Jerry McKenna..
# Jaques Marquette Memorial - by Hermon Atkins MacNeil..
# Jean Baptiste Pointe DuSable Monument - by Erik Blome..
# John Ericsson Memorial [Fountain of the Tritons] - by Carl Milles.
# [General] John Logan Memorial - by August Saint-Gaudens..
# John Peter Altgeld Momument - by Gutzon Borglum..
# Johann Wolfgang von Gothe Monument - by Herman Hahn..
# Karel Havlicek Memorial - by Joseph Strachovsky ...
# LaSalle Monument - Count Jacques de La Laing
# Leif Ericson - by Sigvald Asbjornsen..
# Mies van der Rohe - By Hugo Weber..
# Mies Memorial [Man on Bench] - by George Segal..
# Nathan Hale Monument - by Bela Lyon Pratt ..
# Nicolaus Copernicus Monument - by Bertel Thorvaldsen..
# Ping Tom Memorial Park ..
# Richard J. Oglesby - by Leonard Crunelle..
# Robert Burns - by W. Grant Stevenson
# Shakespeare Monument - by William Ordway Partridge..
# Schiller Monument - by Ernst B. Rau..
# General Philip H. Sheridan - by Gutzon Borglum..
# Stephen A. Douglas Tomb - by Leonard W. Volk..
# Thaddeus Kosciuzsko Memorial - by Kasimir Chodsinski..
# Theodore Thomas Memorial [Spirit of Music] - by Albin Polasek..
# Tomas Garrigue Masaryk Memorial - by Albin Polasek..
# Ulysses S. Grant Memorial - by Louis Rebisso..

Events..
# 25th Anniversary of World's Columbian Exposition [Statue of The Republic] - by Daniel Chester French..
# 100th anniversary of Illinois Statehood [The Illinois Centennial Monument] - by Evelyn Beatrice Longman and Henry Bacon..
# 100 years of Treaty of Ghent in 1814 [Fountain of Time] - by Lorado Taft..
# 200th Anniversary of the Founding of the Republic [Noguchi Fountain] - by Isamu Noguchi...
# The Eternal Flame Memorial [at Daley Plaza]..
# Haymarket Memorial - by Mary Brogger ..
# Heald Square Monument - by Lorado Taft ..
# Monument to the Great Northern Migration - by Alison Saar..
# Victory Monument - by Leonard Crunelle..
# Vietnam Veterans Memorial..
# Memorial to the Fallen 21 and Chicago Firefighters - by S. Thomas Scarff..
# Lt. Edmond P. Coglianese & Firefighters Memorial ...
# Meritime Memorial - Captain on the Helm - by Michael Martino ...
# Commemorate early events in history of Chicago [Defense, Regeneration, Pioneers and Discoverers] - by James Earle Fraser and Henry Hering....
# Commemorate Native Americans [Bowman & Spearman] - by Ivan Mestrovic ...
# Volunteer Firefighters Monument - by Leonard W. Volk..
# Our Heroes: Civil War Monument - by Leonrad W. Volk..

Sites..
# Site of Fort Dearborn
# Site of the Sauganash Hotel/Wigwam
# Site of origin of the Great Chicago Fire of October 8-10, 1871
# Site of Heymarket Tragedy of May 4, 1886
# Site of the First Self-Sustaining Controlled Nuclear Chain Reaction of December 2, 1942
# Statue of The Republic - by Daniel Chester French..

WASHINGTON DC..
# Washington DC: Monuments and Memorials
# Washington DC: Washington Memorial..
# Washington DC: Lincoln Memorial..
# Washington DC: World War- II Memorial..
# Washington DC: Peace Monument..
# Washington DC: Arts of War and Arts of Peace - by Leo Friedlander..
# Washington DC: Monument to John Ericsson [Swedish-American emigrant]..
# Washington DC: First Division Memorial..


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