Huntsville in Madison County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
The monument depicted a Confederate private with his musket at parade rest. The complete statue of Vermont marble stands over twenty-four feet high and cost $3,000. The statue was designed by Mr. John Frederick Hummel, a local artist, and Mr. Jim Mott Robinson posed for the sculpture.
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
Location. 34° 43.799′ N, 86° 35.12′ W. Marker is in Huntsville, Alabama, in Madison County. Marker is on Westside Square, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located on the west side of the Madison County courthouse next to the southwest entrance steps. Marker is in this post office area: Huntsville AL 35801, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Bank In Alabama (within shouting distance of this marker); Major General H.N. Toftoy, USA. (within shouting distance of this marker); Erected in 1835 (within shouting distance of this marker); John Hunt (within shouting distance of this marker); Harrison Brothers Hardware (within shouting distance of this marker); Madison County (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tallulah Bankhead / I. Schiffman Building (about 300 feet away); Site The Huntsville Inn (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Huntsville.
Categories. • Arts, Letters, Music • War, US Civil •
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