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    Bronson Park Cannon

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    Type: Ten Inch Columbiad

    Installed in 1890

    More about the sculpture: The cannon was used by Union Forces during the Civil War. The ten inch Columbiad was then brought to Kalamazoo to serve as a veterans’ memorial.


    Information was retrieved by the Kalamazoo Public Library website. Any additional information regarding the history of the cannon can be found in a scrapbook located in the Kalamazoo Public Library. (H 973.7 K14)


    Photograph by Jade Wethy, 2013


     


    For information about the Kalamazoo County Public Art Commission and public art throughout Kalamazoo County and Southwest Michigan, email publicart@kalamazooarts.org

     


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    Type(s): Memorials/Tributes / Sculpture

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