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Columbia (Elizabeth di Barbieri)
Photographer: Allen C. Browne
Taken: May 1, 2017
Caption: Columbia (Elizabeth di Barbieri)
Additional Description: At the top, Key holds “The Star-Spangled Banner” manuscript and points to this nationís flag. Seated below is Columbia, representing patriotism, flanked by allegorical youths representing defense and music. The sulptor's model for Columbia was Elizabeth di Barbieri. Coppini fell in love with Elizabeth and married her five months before the monument was dedicated.
Close-up of photo on marker

Submitted: May 2, 2017, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.
Database Locator Identification Number: p381575
File Size: 1.773 Megabytes


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