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Joseph Coolidge Monument

Joseph Coolidge Monument

Item Information

Title:
Joseph Coolidge Monument
Description:
Monument on grace of Joseph Coolidge in Old Burying Place on Arlington Street, inscribed, "Joseph Coolidge born June 18, 1730 killed in the Battle of Lexington April 19, 1775 the only citizen of Watertown who fell on that day. Erected by his descendants and presented to the Town April 19, 1875." Photo by William W. Carnes.
Creator:
Carnes, William W.
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Watertown Free Public Library
Collection (local):
Watertown Monuments and Historical Markers
Subjects:
Monuments--Watertown--Massachusetts
War memorials--Watertown--Massachusetts
Memorials--Watertown--Massachusetts
Public sculpture--Watertown--Massachusetts
Patriotic societies--Massachusetts--Watertown
Historical societies--Massachusetts--Watertown
Historic sites--Watertown--Massachusetts
Watertown (Mass.)--Social life and customs
Coolidge, Joseph--1730-1775
Carnes, William W.--1905-1991
Places:
MassachusettsMiddlesex (county)Watertown
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Identifier:
figure 5016