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Smithsonian Art Inventory Sculptures
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The Smithsonian Art Inventory includes over 400,000 works of art, including paintings and sculptures. This category is looking ONLY for outdoor public sculptures. This encompasses many sculpture types including monuments, mounted art, statues, abstract and realistic sculptures.
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Image for Rene Robert Cavelier Sieur De La Salle - Indianola, TXview gallery

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesRene Robert Cavelier Sieur De La Salle - Indianola, TX

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A 40' gray granite monument at the turnabout/terminus of TX Hwy 316 by the ghost town of Indianola, Texas in honor of the great French Explorer.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 10/23/2015

last visited: 11/5/2016

Image for Memorial to King's Men - Refugio, TXview gallery

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesMemorial to King's Men - Refugio, TX

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A tall fluted, granite shaft surmounted by a nearly nude, kneeling figure holding a sword in his upraised right hand.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 3/11/2016

last visited: 5/25/2019

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesFannin Monument - Goliad, TX

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A 35' tall pink granite monument in Goliad State Park & Historical Site (Goliad, TX) in honor of Col. James Fannin and his 400 men who were captured and summarily executed at this very spot by the Mexican army on March 27, 1836.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 11/6/2015

last visited: 3/6/2016

Image for General Ignacio Zaragoza - Goliad, TXview gallery

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesGeneral Ignacio Zaragoza - Goliad, TX

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The standing figure of General Ignacio Zaragoza, in full military uniform in Goliad State Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 3/11/2016

last visited: never

Image for Confederate Monument - Bay City, TXview gallery

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesConfederate Monument - Bay City, TX

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A Confederate soldier in uniform, including a brimmed hat, stands on a tall pedestal atop a square base. His right hand holds the barrel of his rifle. The butt of the rifle rests by his right foot. Cannons protrude from east and west sides of base.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 5/16/2017

last visited: 1/26/2022

Image for Wharton Brontosaurus - Wharton, TXview gallery

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesWharton Brontosaurus - Wharton, TX

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A friendly brontosaurus (Approx. 19 x 77 x 16 ft.) welcomes visitors to Riverside Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 5/24/2017

last visited: never

Image for Lida Croom Hodges - Wharton City Cemetery - Wharton TX USAview gallery

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesLida Croom Hodges - Wharton City Cemetery - Wharton TX USA

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The elegant, haunting, and somewhat strange tombstone of Lida Croom Hodges in Wharton City Cemetery hints at some possible fraught family emotional drama

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 5/4/2022

last visited: 10/20/2022

Image for Eagle War Memorial - Sinton, TXview gallery

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesEagle War Memorial - Sinton, TX

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A memorial to those who died in the Korean and Vietnam wars. On front of base is the inscription "They died so that we could live in Freedom". Two of the vertical slabs supporting the base are inscribed with the names of the dead.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 6/26/2016

last visited: never

Image for Cretan Bull Dancers - Beeville, TXview gallery

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesCretan Bull Dancers - Beeville, TX

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Three dancers flipping over the top of a bull.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 6/26/2016

last visited: 1/13/2018

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesGoddess of Justice - Beeville, TX

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A copper statue standing on the dome of the Bee County Courthouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 6/26/2016

last visited: 12/15/2009

Image for Selena - Corpus Christi, TXview gallery

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesSelena - Corpus Christi, TX

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Life-size portrait of twenty-three year old Tejano singing superstar Selena Quintanilla-Perez who was fatally shot by her fan club president on March 31, 1995.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 10/18/2015

last visited: 10/25/2018

Image for Wind in the Sails - Corpus Christi, TXview gallery

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesWind in the Sails - Corpus Christi, TX

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Two huge sailfish, 23 feet high including the base.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 10/18/2015

last visited: 3/17/2016

Image for Site of First Shot of the Texas Revolution - Cost, TXview gallery

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesSite of First Shot of the Texas Revolution - Cost, TX

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Located in a triangular roadside park east of Cost on Hwy-97.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 2/19/2020

last visited: 3/5/2021

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesSite of First Shot of the Texas Revolution - Cost, TX

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A bronze & granite monument on US 97 just 1/2 mile East of Cost, TX designed by Waldine Tauch, marking the site where the Texans fired the first cannon shot against the Mexican army during the Texas Revolution of 1835-1836.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 12/30/2014

last visited: 2/11/2019

Image for Monument to the Thirty-Two Gonzales Men - Gonzales, TXview gallery

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesMonument to the Thirty-Two Gonzales Men - Gonzales, TX

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The sculpture is placed in front of a reflecting pool, which was dry when we visited.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 8/18/2017

last visited: 3/5/2021

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesCome and Take It Monument, (sculpture)

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This is a monument commemorating the first skirmish Texians had with Mexican Army that began the Texas fight for independence from Mexican rule.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WayBetterFinder

location: Texas

date approved: 10/9/2012

last visited: 10/2/2018

Image for Confederate Monument - Gonzales, TXview gallery

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesConfederate Monument - Gonzales, TX

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Dedicated to the Confederate soldiers who died in the Civil War. Erected by the Gonzales Chapter No. 545 of the United Daughters of the Confederacy and the State of Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 8/18/2017

last visited: 3/5/2021

Image for Monument to the Dawson Massacre & Mier Expedition - LaGrange, TXview gallery

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesMonument to the Dawson Massacre & Mier Expedition - LaGrange, TX

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The monument honors the members of the Dawson expedition kill in 1842 and the Mier expedition who were killed in 1843. Josset sculpted the bronze angel; Bourdelle sculpted the plaster mural.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 11/25/2017

last visited: 1/1/2012

Image for Nolan Ryan - Alvin, TXview gallery

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesNolan Ryan - Alvin, TX

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Statue of Nolan Ryan in Baseball Uniform in the act of pitching a ball.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 6/6/2016

last visited: 6/23/2013

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