OOSI Sculpture

USS Maine Relic

1948 / Creator Unknown / Cleveland

Maine2 2017.jpg

Portion of the mast and porthole cover from the USS Maine, blown up in Havana Harbor in 1898 and a leading cause of the Spanish American War. The relic was given to the City of Cleveland in 1912 and installed in Washington Park, Newburg, in 1948.

Previous Location: Bottom of Havana Harbor

County

: Cuyahoga

Citation

: “USS Maine Relic,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture Inventory, accessed September 23, 2017, http://oosi.sculpturecenter.org/items/show/1496.

Dublin Core

Title

USS Maine Relic

Description

Portion of the mast and porthole cover from the USS Maine, blown up in Havana Harbor in 1898 and a leading cause of the Spanish American War. The relic was given to the City of Cleveland in 1912 and installed in Washington Park, Newburg, in 1948.

Date

1948

Source

https://case.edu/ech/articles/u/uss-maine-relic/

Sculpture Item Type Metadata

Location City

Location County

Location Previous

Bottom of Havana Harbor