Little Rock in Pulaski County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
To The Confederate Women of Arkansas
The State of Arkansas and the Confederate Veterans.
Erected 1913 by The State of Arkansas and the United Confederate Veterans.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of Confederate Veterans/United Confederate Veterans marker series.
Location. 34° 44.738′ N, 92° 17.292′ W. Marker is in Little Rock, Arkansas, in Pulaski County. Marker is on Woodlane Street north of West 6th Street, on the left when traveling north. Marker, monument Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 500 Woodlane Street, Little Rock AR 72201, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Arkansas Medal of Honor Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Arkansas Vietnam Veterans' Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); "Testament" (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dedicated to You, A Free Citizen in a Free Land (approx. 0.2 miles away); Max Henry Aronson – The First Cowboy-Western Movie Star (approx. 0.8 miles away); Fort Steele (approx. 0.9 miles away); Freedom Riders in Little Rock (approx. one mile away); First Site: Arkansas College of Medicine (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Little Rock.
More about this marker. Marker is a large metal plaque mounted at eye-level on a 10-foot tall granite pedestal supporting a life-size metal sculpture of a young soldier and family.
Regarding To The Confederate Women of Arkansas. National Register of Historic Places (#96000452) (1996) The sculpture is cast in bronze, and stands over 7 feet in height. It is mounted in a multi-tiered pedestal, nearly 12 feet in height, with sections made of concrete, granite, and marble. The statue was created by J. Otto Schweizer.
Also see . . .
1. "Mother of the South". The Monument to Confederate Women, also known as the "Mother of the South", is a commemorative sculpture on the grounds of the Arkansas (Submitted on January 11, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
2. National Register of Historic Places Nomination (#96000452). (Submitted on January 11, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on January 14, 2019. This page originally submitted on January 11, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 52 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 11, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.