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United States of America
Denver
Colorado

Civic Center Park

On the War Trail

Alexander Phimister Proctor
Roman Bronze Works (New York)
1922

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Description

Sculpture of American Indian on a horse.

Inscription(s)

"ON THE WAR TRAIL"
presented to denver
by
STEPHEN KNIGHT
a.d. 1922

Signature

a. phimister proctor 1920©
roman bronze works n-y-

Annotation

In the mid-1910s, at the request of Major Robert Speer (who was also Denver Mayor from 1904-1912 and 1916-1918), two large bronzes in Civic Center park were given to the city by two civic-minded Denver residents who wanted to leave lasting memorials of beauty to the city.

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Location (N 39°44'20" - W 104°59'19")

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