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Chief Solano - Vallejo, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 38° 06.119 W 122° 15.616
10S E 564856 N 4217388
Quick Description: A bust of Chief Solano in Vallejo, CA.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 6/14/2010 2:34:30 PM
Waymark Code: WM91Q2
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 1

Long Description:
A bust of Chief Solano in front of the Vallejo city hall. The sculpture sits on the third level of a fountain. The bust stands on a pedestal and the beads around his neck have been painted brown.

The plaque reads: "Chief solano. Sam yeto indian name baptized francisco solano. Kiwanis club of vallejo. Kiwanis club of greater vallejo. Vallejo suburban kiwanis club."
TITLE: Chief Solano

ARTIST(S): Estebanez, Rosa, 1927-1991, sculptor.

DATE: 1973.

MEDIUM: Bust: bronze; Base: concrete.

CONTROL NUMBER: IAS CA000732

Direct Link to the Individual Listing in the Smithsonian Art Inventory: [Web Link]

PHYSICAL LOCATION:
Located John F. Kennedy Library, 505 Santa Clara, Vallejo, California


DIFFERENCES NOTED BETWEEN THE INVENTORY LISTING AND YOUR OBSERVATIONS AND RESEARCH:
The necklace has been painted


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