OOS Sculpture

library children

2001 / Marilyn Westegerdes / Zanesville

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This sculpture depicts Mary Helen Straker's children leaving the library it is located with their favorite books. It was created to honor Mary's mother who shared her love of reading with her grandchildren and was a lifelong patron of the library.

Location: Library lawn, Shinnick St

County

: Muskingum

Citation

: Marilyn Westegerdes, “library children,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture , accessed December 9, 2021, https://oos.sculpturecenter.org/items/show/1908.

Title

library children

Description

This sculpture depicts Mary Helen Straker's children leaving the library it is located with their favorite books. It was created to honor Mary's mother who shared her love of reading with her grandchildren and was a lifelong patron of the library.

Date

2001

Source

Muskingum County Library

Identifier

1908

Location City

Location County

Location Site

Location Street

Shinnick St

Location Type

Creation Date

2000

Materials