Westerly Granite in Michigan

Babcock-Smith House Museum
124 Granite Street
Westerly, RI   02891

Civil War Monuments in Michigan

Ypsilanti, MI Civil War Memorial


Contractor: Smith Granite Company
Material: Blue Westerly granite
Cost: $3000
Date Ordered: January 7, 1895
Date Shipped: May 17, 1895
Date Dedicated:
Approximate weight:
Features: Statue of flag bearer on round pedestal
Sculptor: Edward Pausch
Statue Cutter: Joseph Bedford
Carver: John Davey
Letter Cutter: Alexander McFarland, Alfred Wells
Polisher: John Phillips, Walter Fitzgerald
Stonecutter: John Murphy, John Doust
Location: Highland Cemetery, 959 North Road, Ypsilanti, MI
About the monument: Erected 1895 by Mary Ann Starkweather and the Woman's Relief Corps of Ypsilanti.


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