Photographer/Creator

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Date

Summer 8-1978

Description

The “Independent Man” statue, which was erected on the top of the Rhode Island State House in 1899, was removed in 1975 for repairs and to receive a new coat of gold leaf. It was returned in the summer of 1976, and was the only time it left it’s “post” thus far.

Notes

http://www.rilin.state.ri.us/statehousetour/floorplan/ind_man.htm

Building Type

Public sculpture

Building Style

Renaissance Revival

Subject Headings

Architecture - Monuments - Sculpture - Rhode Island - Providence;

Country Name

United States of America

Region Name

Rhode Island

City Name

Providence

Street Address

82 Smith St.

Keywords

architecture, renaissance revival; capital city;

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