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Santa Barbara in Santa Barbara County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Tympanum

 
 
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By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 4, 2019
1. Tympanum Marker
Inscription.  The wood carving above was designed by Carleton M. Winslow and executed by Marshall Laird. At the center is the coat-of-arms of the city, on either side are figures of Plato and Aristotle. Surrounding the center are the shields of four famous libraries: from the left, the University of Bologna, the Bibliotheque Nationale in Paris, the University of Salamanca and the Bodleian Library at Oxford University.
 
Location. 34° 25.448′ N, 119° 42.206′ W. Marker is in Santa Barbara, California, in Santa Barbara County. Marker is on East Anapamu Street south of Anacapa Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 40 East Anapamu Street, Santa Barbara CA 93101, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Honor of Gov. Gaspar de Portola (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Janssens-Orella Adobe House Site (about 700 feet away); Hill-Carrillo Adobe (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jose Lobero's Opera House (approx. ¼ mile away); Site of Royal Spanish Presidio
Tympanum and Marker - wide view image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 4, 2019
2. Tympanum and Marker - wide view
(approx. 0.3 miles away); The Rochin Adobe (approx. 0.4 miles away); Rochin-Birabent Adobe (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Oreña Adobe (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Santa Barbara.
 
More about this marker. The marker is on the Anapamu Street side of the Santa Barbara Public Library
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
Tympanum image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 4, 2019
3. Tympanum
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 6, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 6, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 66 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 6, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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