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Whistler Mother Painting in Bronze

 
 
Whistler Mother Painting in Bronze Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 17, 2000
1. Whistler Mother Painting in Bronze Marker
Inscription. This is a reproduction in bronze of Whistlers famous painting. It honors all mothers past and present and is the only one of its kind in the country. Erected by the Ashland Boys Association and dedicated on Sept 4, 1938. Designer: Emil Siebern, Sculptor: Julius C. Loester.
 
Erected 1963 by Ashland Chamber of Commerce.
 
Location. 40° 47.029′ N, 76° 20.234′ W. Marker is in Ashland, Pennsylvania, in Schuylkill County. Marker is on North Hoffman Blvd. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ashland PA 17921, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ashland Boys’ Association (a few steps from this marker); Gen. James M. Gavin (approx. 4.2 miles away); Mahanoy Plane (approx. 5.5 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 5.6 miles away); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. 5.6 miles away); St. Michael's Church (approx. 7.4 miles away); Little Lithuania, USA (approx. 7.6 miles away); The Dorsey Brothers (approx. 7.6 miles away).
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
Whistler Mother Painting in Bronze image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 17, 2000
2. Whistler Mother Painting in Bronze
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 138 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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