The Meaning of Monuments | WYPR

The Meaning of Monuments

Feb 19, 2015

Baltimore was the first municipality in the U.S. to design a comprehensive program for the preservation of its outdoor monuments.  For more than three decades, the Baltimore City Commission for Historical and Architectural Preservation has acted as steward for the hundreds of monuments around Charm city, conducting inventories and coordinating preservation efforts.

Eric Holcomb, Executive Director reflects on the history of some of the city’s well-known structures and meaning of monuments.
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