[Rear View of "Childhood's Great Adventure"]

Description:

Photograph of the sculpture "Childhood's Great Adventure," viewed from the back, showing three children in a canoe sprouting from an open book, facing the front of the canoe. The sculpture is located in Everman Park in Abilene, Texas, and several buildings are visible in the background of the photo. It is based on the book Santa Calls, by Abilene author and illustrator William Joyce.

Creator(s): Belden, Dreanna L.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Taylor County - Abilene
Creation Date: August 7, 2005
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries
Collection(s):
Photographing Texas
Usage:
Total Uses: 76
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Digitized: August 12, 2005
  • Creation: August 7, 2005
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Taylor County - Abilene
Coordinates
32.4496657954, -99.734487119
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
August 7, 2005
Description:

Photograph of the sculpture "Childhood's Great Adventure," viewed from the back, showing three children in a canoe sprouting from an open book, facing the front of the canoe. The sculpture is located in Everman Park in Abilene, Texas, and several buildings are visible in the background of the photo. It is based on the book Santa Calls, by Abilene author and illustrator William Joyce.

Note:

The sculpture was created by Rick Jackson, December 3, 1996.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : col.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Joyce, William | storybooks | Childhood's Great Adventure | Everman Park
Contributor(s):
Added Title: "Childhood's Great Adventure" by Rick Jackson, rear view
Series Title: Storybook Sculpture Project
Partner:
UNT Libraries
Collection:
Photographing Texas
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: dscn1375
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth5268
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Points
32.4496657954, -99.734487119

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