Harriet Tubman (St. Catharines, Ontario)

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Dublin Core

Title

Harriet Tubman (St. Catharines, Ontario)

Subject

Subject (Topic)
Abolitionists--United States
Antislavery movements--Canada
Public art
Public sculpture
Underground Railroad

Subject (Name)
Tubman, Harriet, 1822-1913

Subject (Object Type)
Commemorative sculpture

Description

Portrait sculpture of Harriet Tubman, seated in a chair and holding a book in her hand.

Creator

Rekrut, Frank, 1959

Source

Photographs by Renée Ater

Date

Dedicated: February 9, 2016

Contributor

District School Board of Niagara, St. Catharines, Ontario; and Ciglia & Carrai Foundry, Florence, Italy.

Rights

District School Board of Niagara, 191 Carlton St, St. Catharines, Ontario, L2R 7P4, Canada

Format

JPEG

Language

English

Type

Visual Arts-Sculpture

Coverage

Harriet Tubman Public School, 84 Henry Street, St. Catharines, Ontario, L2R 5V4, Canada

Extent

Unknown

Medium

Bronze

Bibliographic Citation

"Sculpting Harriet Tubman: The Creative Process." TimmiStudio and The Florence Studio. Accessed September 18, 2018, http://sculptingharriettubman.timmistudio.com/.

Forsyth, Paul. "New Statue of Harriet Tubman Unveiled at School Named in Her Honour." NiagaraThisWeek.com. Accessed September 18, 2018,
https://www.niagarathisweek.com/news-story/6270533-new-statue-of-harriet-tubman-unveiled-at-school-named-in-her-honour/.

"Tubman Statue Unveiled at School." The Standard (St. Catharines), February 9, 2016. Accessed May 26, 2020, https://www.stcatharinesstandard.ca/news-story/8185751-tubman-statue-unveiled-at-school/.

Rights Holder

Renée Ater

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Sculpture

Physical Dimensions

Unknown

Citation

Rekrut, Frank, 1959, “Harriet Tubman (St. Catharines, Ontario),” Contemporary Monuments to the Slave Past, accessed September 25, 2020, https://www.slaverymonuments.org/items/show/61.

Geolocation

Item Relations

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