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Coal Miners Memorial Monuments, (sculpture)

Catalog Data

Fabricator:
S. J. Grontkowski Co.  Search this
Medium:
White granite and black African stone
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Relief
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Located Main Street Plymouth Pennsylvania
Date:
Dedicated Oct. 26, 1987
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Pennsylvania survey, 1994.
Summary:
Two monuments commemorating area miners from ten Pennsylvania counties killed in mine accidents. One monument is a marker with miners cap and tools on front above names and dates of mine explosions. The other memorial has a relief of miners carrying their lunch pails set within a "log" frame.
Topic:
History--United States--Pennsylvania  Search this
Occupation--Industry--Mining  Search this
Disaster--Accident--Mine Accident  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Control number:
IAS PA001750
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_342724