Statues - Hither & Thither

United States of America
Cheyenne
Wyoming

Carey Avenue
(Capitol Grounds)

The Spirit of Wyoming

Edward J. Fraughton

1986

Cheyenne /  The Spirit of Wyoming   Cheyenne /  The Spirit of Wyoming

Description

Sculpture a cowboy and his horse at odds against nature and it's elements.

Inscription(s)

THE SPIRIT OF WYOMING
A MONUMENT TO THE CITIZENS
OF THE STATE OF WYOMING
——
major contributors:
george m. & katherine pardee · walter d. harris
joni & parker jackson · lloyd w. & adele haggart
valley bank of nevada – e. parry thomas

major donors:
union pacific foundation · beloo petroleum co. inc.
burlington northern · panhandle eastern pipe co.
husky oil co. · monolith portland midwest co.
stauffer chemical co. of wyoming · el paso co.
pacific power and light co. · arch mineral corp.
texaco · exxon co. · colorado interstate gas co.
utah power and light · kerr mogeb coal corp.
united states steel · church and dwight corp.
union oil co. · morrison-knudsen co.inc.
——
MAY 16, 1986
ed herschler, governor · ed fraughton, sculptor

Signature

1985© / Edward J. Fraughton

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 41°8'23" W 104°49'15"

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