New Glasgow War Memorial

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Photographs of
New Glasgow War Memorial

WW1 1914 – 1918
WW2 1939 – 1945 Korea 1950 – 1953

Officially unveiled 25 September 1929

New Glasgow Pictou County Nova Scotia


Located in Carmichael Park on the west bank of the East River,
on George Street at Terrace Street


GPS location: 45°35’23″N 62°38’50″W

New Glasgow: George Street at Terrace Street

Photographed on 5 May 2003

New Glasgow: WW1 war memorial, looking north-east, sculpture by Massey Rhind

Photographed on 5 May 2003

New Glasgow: WW1 war memorial, general view looking north, sculpture by Massey Rhind

Photographed on 5 May 2003

New Glasgow: WW1 war memorial, south face

Photographed on 5 May 2003

New Glasgow: WW1 war memorial, south face

Photographed on 5 May 2003

New Glasgow: WW1 war memorial, east face

Photographed on 5 May 2003

New Glasgow: WW1 war memorial, north face

Photographed on 5 May 2003

New Glasgow: WW1 war memorial, north face

Photographed on 5 May 2003

New Glasgow: WW1 war memorial, west face

Photographed on 5 May 2003

New Glasgow: WW1 war memorial, looking west, sculpture by Massey Rhind
Sculpture by J. Massey Rhind (1860-1936)

Photographed on 5 May 2003

WW1 Memorial (above)

WW2 Memorial (below)

New Glasgow: WW2 war memorial

Photographed on 5 May 2003

New Glasgow: WW2 war memorial, left side

Photographed on 5 May 2003

New Glasgow: WW2 war memorial, right side

Photographed on 5 May 2003

New Glasgow: WW2 war memorial, east side

New Glasgow: WW2 war memorial, west side

Photographed on 5 May 2003

New Glasgow: war memorial

Photographed on 5 May 2003

New Glasgow: war memorial

Photographed on 29 November 2005


New Glasgow Cenotaph
by the Pictou-Antigonish Regional Library
http://www.parl.ns.ca/cenotaph/newglasgow.htm


New Glasgow Cenotaph (2)
by the Pictou-Antigonish Regional Library
http://www.parl.ns.ca/cenotaph/newglasgow2.htm


New Glasgow Virtual Cenotaph
by the Town of New Glasgow (September 2004)
http://www.parl.ns.ca/veterans/
The virtual cenotaph will commemorate and honor all New Glasgow veterans
and the database collected will also become part of an Honor Roll that
will be placed in the Town Hall.


New Glasgow WW1 memorial
transcription by Richard MacNeil
http://www.rootsweb.com/~nspictou/war_memorials/war_mem_new_g.htm


New Glasgow WW2 memorial
transcription by Richard MacNeil
http://www.rootsweb.com/~nspictou/war_memorials/war_mem_new_g2.htm

John Massey Rhind by Wikipedia

Other Sculptures by John Massey Rhind (1860-1936)


Chester war memorial
Chester, Nova Scotia
https://ns1763.ca/lunenco/chesmem.html


Halifax war memorial
The Cenotaph, Grand Parade, Halifax
https://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/hfxwarmem.html


National McKinley Birthplace Memorial
Niles, Trumbull County, Ohio
William McKinley was the 25th President of the United States.
http://www.sculpturecenter.org/oosi/sculpture.asp?SID=169


Grant’s Tomb
New York City
http://www.grantstomb.org/ov3.html


Bust of Judge James Monroe Jackson, Sr.
Parkersburg, West Virginia
http://www.eg.bucknell.edu/~hyde/jackson/JamesMJackson.html


Moses Smiting the Rock
Washington Park, Albany, New York
http://www.albany.edu/~jg7712/isp523/neighborhood.html


Statue of Crawford W. Long

National Statuary Hall Collection, U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C.
http://www.aoc.gov/cc/art/nsh/long_c.cfm


Corning Memorial Fountain
Hartford, Connecticut
http://www.bushnellpark.org/Content/Corning_Fountain.asp


Statue of Stephen Girard
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Philadelphia’s greatest philanthropist
http://www.philart.net/images/large/girard.jpg


Statue of Tedyuscung
Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
http://www.philart.net/images/large/tedy1.jpg


Dr. Benjamin Franklin Stephenson
Indiana Plaza, Washington, D.C.
http://www.kittytours.org/thatman2/search.asp?subject=16


Apollo Fountain
Georgian Court College, Lakewood, New Jersey
The Apollo Fountain, designed by John Massey Rhind, was a
birthday gift in 1902 for George Gould’s wife…
http://www.ettc.net/njarts/details.cfm?ID=347


Erskine Memorial Fountain
Grant Park, Atlanta, Georgia
…Mrs. Ward commissioned New York sculptor J. Massey Rhind to
create a fountain that would serve as a public memorial to her father.
Rhind was a very distinguished artist. Commisssioned by William
Waldorf Astor, he had designed the famous memorial doors of
Trinity Church in New York in honor of Astor’s deceased father.
Rhind came to Atlanta for the fountain’s formal unveiling and was
on hand to receive compliments on his creation, which was then
considered to be one of Atlanta’s most notable landmarks…
http://gpconservancy.org/node/64


Statue of Peter Stuyvesant
866 Bergen Avenue, Jersey City, New Jersey
http://www.njcu.edu/programs/jchistory/
Pages/S_Pages/Stuyvesant_Peter.htm


Cover of Carnegie Magazine, 1992
Carnegie Library, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
An early photo of two muses, part of the allegorical groups created by
sculptor John Massey Rhind as spirits presiding over The Carnegie.
http://www.clpgh.org/exhibit/neighborhoods/oakland/oakcen12.html


View 1: Statue of Maj. Gen. Abner Doubleday
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
http://www.gb1863.com/432.JPG


View 2: Statue of Maj. Gen. Abner Doubleday
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
http://www.gb1863.com/433.JPG


One Hundred Broadway
100 Broadway, New York City
Prominently sited at the southeast corner of Broadway and Pine Street,
opposite Trinity Church, the building stands in the heart of the
New York financial district … Clad in Maine granite, the
twenty-four story building features a rich neo-Renaissance
decorative scheme that incorporates Greek elements such as the
Ionic entrance colonnade and the severe classical sculptural figures,
designed by J. Massey Rhind, at the third story…
http://www.100broadway.com/history.html

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