OOSI Sculpture

George Washington

1972 / William M. McVey / Cleveland

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George Washington is depicted as a surveyor facing the Cuyahoga River with his right foot forward. He wears a coat, boots, and a tri-corner hat. He is holding a small scroll or map; his clothing blows in the wind. This statue is a reference to his early days as an explorer of the Western Reserve of Connecticut that later became North East Ohio

Location: Lakeside Avenue and East 6th Street

County

: Cuyahoga

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Citation

: William M. McVey, “George Washington,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture Inventory, accessed June 26, 2017, http://oosi.sculpturecenter.org/items/show/366.

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Title

George Washington

Description

George Washington is depicted as a surveyor facing the Cuyahoga River with his right foot forward. He wears a coat, boots, and a tri-corner hat. He is holding a small scroll or map; his clothing blows in the wind. This statue is a reference to his early days as an explorer of the Western Reserve of Connecticut that later became North East Ohio

Date

1972

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Location County

Location Street

Lakeside Avenue and East 6th Street

Creation Date

01/01/1972