Slocum Disaster Memorial
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- Sculptor: Bruno Louis Zimm
- Description: Stele with curved top; on front a bas relief over a shell basin with lion-head spouting fountain
- Materials: Tennessee pink marble
- Dimensions: H: 9'2" W: 6' D: 4'11"
- Cast: ca. 1906
- Dedicated: 1906
- Donor: Sympathetic Society of German Ladies
- Inscription: (front, upper right): THEY WERE / EARTH'S / PUREST / CHILDREN / YOUNG AND / FAIR
(proper right side): IN MEMORY OF / THOSE WHO LOST / THEIR LIVES / IN THE DISASTER TO / THE STEAMER / GENERAL SLOCUM / JUNE XV / MCMIV
(proper left side): DEDICATED / BY / THE SYMPATHY SOCIETY / OF GERMAN LADIES / THE YEAR OF OUR LORD / MCMVI
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