Photograph of the John Albion Andrew Statue in Hingham Cemetery

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Title

Photograph of the John Albion Andrew Statue in Hingham Cemetery

Description

This item is a photograph of the memorial statue of Massachusetts Governor John Albion Andrew, which is located at Hingham Cemetery in Hingham, Massachusetts. The statue shows Andrew wearing a formal suit and cape. He has one hand on his hip and the other is holding the side of his cape. He is standing on a pedestal that says "Andrew" on it. Underneath his last name there is an etching of a pair of wings. The statue was dedicated on October 8, 1875. In the background, the Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument can be seen.

Subject

Andrew, John Albion, 1818-1867
Monuments & memorials

Source

A Memorial Volume Containing the Exercises at the Dedication of the Statue of John A. Andrew, At Hingham, October 8, 1875; Together with an Account of the Organization and Proceedings of the John A. Andrew Monument Association.  Boston:  John A. Andrew Monument Association, 1878.

Publisher

Hingham Public Library

Date Issued

1878

Rights

No known copyright restrictions.

Access Rights

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Format

JPEG

Language

English

Type

Monuments & memorials

Spatial Coverage

Hingham (Mass.)

Temporal Coverage

c. 1875

Citation

“Photograph of the John Albion Andrew Statue in Hingham Cemetery,” Hingham Public Library Local History & Special Collections, accessed June 26, 2022, https://hinghampubliclibrary.omeka.net/items/show/229.