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New York City To Commission Statues Honoring Trailblazing Women

(CBS) — New York City’s “Fearless Girl” and the Statue of Liberty might soon have some sisters.

City officials have launched a new effort to commission public artworks and monuments honoring trailblazing women. 440 more words

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Negus and Taylor Monuments, Greenfield, MA


An Angel in Flowing Robes Prays Next to a Blank Headstone on the Front Lawn of Negus and Taylor Monuments Located at 9 Mill Street in Greenfield, MA

Sculptures

Mausoleum of Galla Placida, Ravenna

Ravenna in Italy is a hotbed of early Christian art and architecture- especially mosaics. And one of the buildings that impresses visitors with its carpet like mosaic walls and ceilings is the Mausoleum of Galla Placida. 184 more words

Art

Steel, Iron, and Glass~ Le Grand Palais

This wonderful and incredibly GRAND monument, known as Le Grand Palais des Champs Elysées, was built in 1897 primarily as an exhibition hall for the World Exposition of 1900.  93 more words

Paris

Memorials

Lancaster has an amazingly majestic memorial, situated on a hill in Williamson Park and visible from all over the town.

No matter which way you look at it, the Ashton Memorial is quite breathtaking in size and detail, especially when the evening sun is setting and giving it a glowing, golden appearance. 1,197 more words

Take a night time stroll around the monuments this summer while staying in corporate housing in Washington DC


The DC National Mall is a beautiful place during the day, but the night may be even better. While staying in corporate housing in Washington DC, explore the monuments and memorials on a summer night for the first time. 80 more words