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Richmond, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Frederick William Sievers

 
 
Frederick William Sievers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 11, 2010
1. Frederick William Sievers Marker
Inscription. Sievers, 1872-1966, one of the South’s most prolific sculptors, maintained his residence and studio at what is now 1206 W. 43rd Street for more than one half century. Although best known for his Virginia monument at Gettysburg and the memorials to Jackson and Maury on Monument Avenue in Richmond, there are examples of his work throughout the Commonwealth, the South, and beyond.
 
Location. 37° 31.083′ N, 77° 28.826′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of West 43rd Street and Boscobel Avenue, on the right when traveling south on West 43rd Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Richmond VA 23225, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Forest Hill Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Break Rapids (approx. 1.4 miles away); Gun Emplacement (approx. 1.4 miles away); Headgate Cleaner (approx. 1.5 miles away); Headgate (approx. 1.5 miles away); Quarry Pond (approx. 1.5 miles away); Belle Isle Hydro Plant (approx. 1.6 miles away); Quarry Equipment (approx. 1.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Richmond.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Memorials featuring Seiver's work.
 
Also see . . .
W 43rd St & Boscobel Ave image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 11, 2010
2. W 43rd St & Boscobel Ave

1. State of Virginia Monument. Stone Sentinels (Submitted on June 11, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 

2. History of Matthew Fontaine Maury and the Maury Monument. Maury Place at Monument (Submitted on June 11, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicNotable PersonsWar, US Civil
 
Virginia Monument, Gettysburg, Pa image. Click for full size.
By Wikimedia
3. Virginia Monument, Gettysburg, Pa
Stonewall Jackson Monument, Richmond, Va image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 27, 2010
4. Stonewall Jackson Monument, Richmond, Va
Matthew Fontaine Maury Monument, Richmond, Va image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 27, 2010
5. Matthew Fontaine Maury Monument, Richmond, Va
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 948 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.   4, 5. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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