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1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 Munich                                                420

2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 Artillery, Cavalry, and Marines- The other group is = a colossal goddess of Peace with four men grouped below representing the same branches but dressed and posed a little different from the first, designed for Providence R.I.

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 1 In the front yard, boxed up marked Central Park New York” is a fountain surmounted by an angel, designed by Miss Stevens- Also saw the model by Ives, colossal, of Bishop Brownell of Hartford Ct- Bethovan [sic] by Crawford, for Boston- Ed Everett by Storey- Genl Benton St Louis by Harriet Hosmer And the great doors for the Capital at Washington, by Rogers.

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 The model room attracting the most notice is the one which is entirely devoted to grand monument in Richmond, of Genl Washington on Horseback with statesmen +c upon the bases- Beneath-  The upper figure is 22 1/2 ft high weighing 210,000 lbs

5 Leave a comment on paragraph 5 0 In another room is the splendid equestrian statue of King Louis 1st with a standing figure on each side of the Horse. Erected in the Odeonplatz here-

6 Leave a comment on paragraph 6 0 The furnaces, moulding, and casting are in another building across the street from the models and filers.       We visited both, but altogether they are much smaller than I anticipated.

7 Leave a comment on paragraph 7 0 [-Statue of “Bavaria”-]

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