OOSI Sculpture

Wings of Eternity

1968 / William M. McVey / Cleveland

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A stylized bronze dove with outspread wings. The dove commemorates Martha Holden Jennings who, along with her nephew Arthur, created the Martha Holden Jennings Foundation. The foundation was founded in 1959, and has since then granted hundreds of millions of dollars to K-12 schools and school programs throughout Ohio. Her generosity and commitment to improving the future are responsible for countless advancements in Ohio's education system.

The Wings of Eternity symbolize the flight and growth of the future in young generations, confidently taking off and soaring.

Location: Euclid Avenue and Abington Road

County

: Cuyahoga

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Citation

: William M. McVey, “Wings of Eternity,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture Inventory, accessed October 21, 2017, http://oosi.sculpturecenter.org/items/show/137.

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Title

Wings of Eternity

Description

A stylized bronze dove with outspread wings. The dove commemorates Martha Holden Jennings who, along with her nephew Arthur, created the Martha Holden Jennings Foundation. The foundation was founded in 1959, and has since then granted hundreds of millions of dollars to K-12 schools and school programs throughout Ohio. Her generosity and commitment to improving the future are responsible for countless advancements in Ohio's education system.

The Wings of Eternity symbolize the flight and growth of the future in young generations, confidently taking off and soaring.

Date

1968

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Location County

Location Street

Euclid Avenue and Abington Road

Creation Date

01/01/1968