OOS Sculpture

The Doughboy

1910 / Creator Unknown / Stow

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Life size sculpture of a male dressed as a doughboy during World War I. He is holding binoculars in his proper left hand. He has a holstered military hand gun strapped on his hip over his belted trench coat. He has a soldier's knapsack strapped to his other hip over his trenchcoat. He is wearing an infantry man's helmet strapped under his chin, leggings, and heavy shoes.

Location: northwest corner of Graham and Darrow Roads., 3760 Darrow Road | Previous Location: The front of home of Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Rickets

County

: Summit

Citation

: “The Doughboy,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture , accessed August 4, 2021, https://oos.sculpturecenter.org/index.php/items/show/818.

Title

The Doughboy

Description

Life size sculpture of a male dressed as a doughboy during World War I. He is holding binoculars in his proper left hand. He has a holstered military hand gun strapped on his hip over his belted trench coat. He has a soldier's knapsack strapped to his other hip over his trenchcoat. He is wearing an infantry man's helmet strapped under his chin, leggings, and heavy shoes.

Date

1910

Location City

Location County

Location Previous

The front of home of Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Rickets

Location Notes

That was the original location on Meadowbrook Lane, the statue was moved three times and the concrete original is in storage in Stow's Safety Building at Kent and Darrow Roads.

Location Street

3760 Darrow Road

Location Type

Media Base Depth

3 ft

Media Sculpture Height

5 ft 6 in

Media Sculpture Width

1 ft 10 in

Media Sculpture Depth

1 ft 10 in

Media Base Height

5 ft 6 in

Media Base Width

3 ft

Installation Date

01/01/1910

Creation Date

01/01/1910