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Sculptor chosen for black monument

...before Mr. Dwight's idea for an obelisk called the Tower of Freedom can be placed on a circular plot on the Sumter Street...civil rights struggle. Dwight's four-sided granite Tower of Freedom combines those ideas with abstract etchings. The panels...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/04/10/met_225818.shtml
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Underground memorial

...eight figures cast in bronze gazing across the river into Canada. The Windsor monument, a 22-foot tower called Tower of Freedom, features a bronze flame. The $1.1 million cost of the monuments was raised through the Detroit 300 public campaign...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/11/04/ent_323905.shtml
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S.C. legislation: Black monument vote expected

...monument to blacks, which will be paid for with private funds. Ed Dwight's idea includes an obelisk called the Tower of Freedom and bronze murals describing events in black history. At the front of the monument, an etching of the interior of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/04/12/met_225925.shtml
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