Statues. Why Are Houstonians Honoring Someone Who Fought for Slavery? Considering the legacy of Dick Dowling as the city wakes up from a long bout of amnesia.
Aug 17, 2017 Don't remove Houston's Confederate statues. Put them including here in Houston. By rallying around a statue of the statue to Dick Dowling in
David Matheson, Dick Dowling and the Davis Guards, East Texas History, accessed December 21, 2017,
On March 17, 2005, the Dick Dowling Statue in Hermann Park will celebrate the 100th anniversary of its unveiling on St. Patricks Day in 1905. It was Houstons first public
Dick Dowling Statue Hermann Park, Houston, Texas. Park
The statue of Dick Dowling, which guards the entrance to Hermann Park on Cambridge Street, dates from 1905, and is the work of Frank A. Teich. It represents Dowling in his Confederate uniform, and is carved from white Carrara marble.
The statue of Confederate Major Richard Dick Dowling in Hermann Park (City of Houston photo)
In 1905, by public demand, the city of Houston commissioned a statue of Dick Dowling, and it stood outside City Hall until 1939 when it was moved to Sam Houston Park. When the city hall was moved to a newer building in 1958 the statue was relocated to Hermann Park, near the monument to Sam Houston, where it remains today.
Frontier Texas Sculptor Remembered a vigilant statue of Dick Dowling, then to Houston in 1857, Dowling was already a suc
HOUSTON (CN) A Houston he tried to blow up a Confederate statue in a statue of Confederate Maj. Richard William Dick Dowling while patrolling
On March 17, 2005, the Dick Dowling Statue in Hermann Park will celebrate the 100th anniversary of its unveiling on St. Patrick's Day in 1905. It was Houston's first public monument, coming even before the statue of Sam
The Dick Dowling statue watches over the entrance to Hermann Park on Cambridge Street. The statue was created in 1905 by German Immigrant, Frank A. Teich, as a memorial to Richard William Dowling, a local Civil War soldier.
The statue in Houston, located in Hermann Park, is of Richard W. Dick Dowling, an Irelandborn Houston saloon owner. His Confederate unit defeated a Union
Houston's Dick Dowling and 8 other famous Irish Dowling has a statue in Houston and a wellknown street Houston's Dick Dowling and 8 other famous Irish Texans.
Aug 25, 2017 Confederate monument controversy makes way to Ireland. Dick Dowling, seen in a painting A 112yearold statue of Dowling stands in Houston's
Aug 21, 2017 The statue in Houston, located in Hermann Park, is of Richard W. " Dick" Dowling, an Irelandborn Houston saloon owner. His Confederate unit defeated a
Houston, Texas, U. S. Dick Dick Dowling is an outdoor 1905 marble sculpture of confederate commander Richard W. Dowling by Frank Prior to 1958 the statue was