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Cenotaph restoration work underway in preparation for Remembrance Day

Restoration work, to be completed by Remembrance Day 2017, is underway on the Burlington Cenotaph at City Hall. The work is being done with City Council approval and in collaboration with the Royal Canadian Legion – Burlington Branch #60. 168 more words

Public Art

Abraham Martin monument - The Montreal Gazette - Mar 4, 1922 + photos

Abraham Martin monument – The Montreal Gazette – Mar 4, 1922

Monument to Abraham Martin on the Plains of Abraham
Picture courtesy of Don from his ancestry tree Avore21411


Where the monument debate may ripple next

Statues, ultimately, are just finely carved lumps of stone. It’s what we bring to them that matters. And that appears to be changing. 

– Mark Sappenfield Editor… 1,676 more words



Furor over Confederate monuments and their proposed removal has flooded news stories and Facebook feeds. Everyone has an opinion- from complete disgust to hysterics. Some argue these statues commemorate a valiant defense of state’s rights and ominously warn us about forgetting the past. 555 more words


Monuments to Courage

After the Civil War, people in the South didn’t know how to act. Some tried to keep fighting. Some just left–refusing to be a part of America any longer. 563 more words

Current Events

Monument Shot....I just love ❤️ Photography

It’s a click I took at Victoria Memorial Hall of Fame from Kolkata the “City of Joy”.

I love this beautiful monument because of it’s a heritage and a memory from My Kolkata Dairy. 8 more words