Daniel Webster Sculpture

Daniel Webster StatueThe sculpture of Daniel Webster on the west side of Scott Circle, at Massachusetts Ave. and 16th Street, was created by sculptor Gaetano Trentanove in 1900.

The panel in the center of the base of the memorial (below) shows Webster debating in the Old Senate Chamber, giving a speech in which he declared that the secession of a state from the Union would be illegal.
detail of Webster Statue

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