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Tragedy at Winter Quarters, Florence, Nebraska
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A statue by Avard Fairbanks as a tribute to Mormon pioneers who died on their way west.  Statue is located on the north end of a Pioneer Cemetery in Winter Quarters, Nebraska (Florence).  

See: http://www.historicflorence.org/PublicArt/tragedy.php

Copyright: Calvin Jones
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Resolution: 11900x5950
Uploaded: 24/06/2012
Actualizat: 10/07/2014
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Tags: statue; avard fairbanks; lds; mormon; cemetery; winter quarters; nebraska
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