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Mace and pedestal, Eastern State College

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Dean Gatwood was on the faculty of the art dept. The mace has symbolized the order and dignity of office since approx. the 13th Century. Although it was originally a combat weapon, it later became a symbol for academic institutions.

Sign, Alumni center

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Sign was given by Horace Harper, a 1957 EKU grad and president of Apex Granite Co. in Elberton, GA.

Elegy for R.V.B.

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According to an email from the artist (dated 8/6/2006), the "Sculpture (visual works) was made in memory of Roe Van Boskirk. Roe was a member of EKU's music faculty who died of AIDS in 1988. He was loved by his piano students and greatly admired as…

Memorial, Mozart

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A memorial to the campus mascot Mozart. Inscription reads: "Here lies MOZART Campus Mascot E.K.S.C. Oct 15, 1947-August 14, 1964."

Seal, EKU etched in granite

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An EKU seal etched into granite. Seal is in the plaza outside Keen Johnson. Harper, who graduated from EKU in 1957, is president of Apex Granite Co. in Elberton, GA. Harper also provided benches and other granite markers to the new facility…

Seal, EKU etched in granite

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An EKU seal etched into granite. Located in the pavilion between Rowlett and Dizney. Horace Harper, who graduated from EKU in 1957, is president of Apex Granite Co. in Elberton, GA. Harper also provided benches and other granite markers for the…

Ingleside Gate

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Plaque unveiled Dec. 1975. Plaque reads: "These stone columns stood near Jett, Franklin County, Kentucky at the home of Colonel Eugene Hoge, paternal grandfather, and Percy Echols Hoge, father of Anne French Hoge Martin, wife of Robert R. Martin,…

Biography-Brock, G. Marshall

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Plaque with biography of G. Marshall Brock and is located on a stone pedestal across from the Brewer Building.