Making of the Memorial

Item contributed by Saint-Gaudens National Historical Park

Augustus Saint-Gaudens created this plaster sketch as he designed the Shaw/54th Massachusetts Regiment Memorial. It includes figures of soldiers, Col. Shaw atop a horse, and seated-figures along a bench.

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Shaw/54th Massachusetts Regiment Memorial relief plaster sketch.  Height 15 inches, width 16 inches.  SAGA 25.

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