OOS Sculpture

Civil War Soldier

Date Unknown / Creator Unknown / Hamilton

The Butler County Soldiers, Sailor & Pioneers Monument is topped by a small temple-like structure supported by ten slender Corinithian columns. On the temple dome is a 3,500, 14 foot, bronze statue of a young Civil War soldier. The Statuem, created by Rudolph Thiem, a Hamilotn sculptor, is waving his cap victoriously in the air while standing on an exploded shell.

Location: At the High Street Bridge, next to the Miami River., High Street & Monument Ave.

County

: Butler

Citation

: “Civil War Soldier,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture , accessed June 23, 2021, https://oos.sculpturecenter.org/index.php/items/show/997.

Title

Civil War Soldier

Description

The Butler County Soldiers, Sailor & Pioneers Monument is topped by a small temple-like structure supported by ten slender Corinithian columns. On the temple dome is a 3,500, 14 foot, bronze statue of a young Civil War soldier. The Statuem, created by Rudolph Thiem, a Hamilotn sculptor, is waving his cap victoriously in the air while standing on an exploded shell.

Location City

Location County

Provider Qualifier

Funds provided by

Provider Entity

general levy

Location Street

High Street & Monument Ave.

Location Type

Media Sculpture Height

14'