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The Rosa Parks bronze statue weighs 600 pounds and the granite pedestal, partially hollowed out inside, weighs 2,100 pounds. The pedestal is made of Raven Black granite and inscribed simply with her name and life dates, “Rosa Parks/1913–2005.
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Snapshot of a crowd of people on a guided tour through the Rotunda of the U.S. Capitol
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Painted portrait of Dr. William Thornton
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Military Bands Summer Concert Series 2014
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Art by State: Alaska

Art by State: Alaska

The listing below groups art, artists and architectural elements by state. This list is a work in progress and is not comprehensive. Select a state from the list to learn more about the elements from that state:

Art by State: Alaska

Alaska
Art/
Architecture
LocationDescription
Statue

House Connecting Corridor (Second floor)

Statue

Ernest Gruening (Senator)

Ceiling Mural

“Alaskan Purchase 1867” (by Evergreen Painting Studio)

State Seal

Plaster Relief

Last Updated: November 01, 2012