Bass Reeves Statue Arrival
Date: 5/16/2012 Album ID: 1471143
Photos by Brian Sanderford
Deputy US Marshal Bass Reeves Statue arrives in Fort Smith
BRIAN D. SANDERFORD  TIMES RECORD A convoy of law enforcement officers escort the deputy U.S. Marshal Bass Reeves statue across the Arkansas River into Fort Smith on Wednesday, May 16, 2012. A monument dedication will be held on May 26 for the bronze statue, created by Harold T. Holden, that stands in Ross Pendergraft Park.
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BRIAN D. SANDERFORD  TIMES RECORD Sculptor Harold T. Holden, center cowboy hat, looks on as the Deputy U.S. Marshal Bass Reeves statue is lowered onto it's base in Ross Pendergraft Park on Wednesday, May 16, 2012. A monument dedication will be held on May 26 for the bronze statue that stands along Garrison avenue facing west.
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BRIAN D. SANDERFORD  TIMES RECORD T. Baridi Nikokheli, right, a Bass Reeves re-enactor walks by the Deputy U.S. Marshal Bass Reeves statue as it arrives in Fort Smith on Wednesday, May 16, 2012. A monument dedication will be held on May 26 for the bronze statue, created by Harold T. Holden, that stands in Ross Pendergraft Park.
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BRIAN D. SANDERFORD  TIMES RECORD Law enforcement officers pose in front of the Deputy U.S. Marshal Bass Reeves statue in Ross Pendergraft Park after a convoy of officers escorted the statue from Oklahoma City into Fort Smith on Wednesday, May 16, 2012. A monument dedication will be held on May 26 for the bronze statue, created by Harold T. Holden, that stands in Ross Pendergraft Park.
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BRIAN D. SANDERFORD  TIMES RECORD The Deputy U.S. Marshal Bass Reeves statue is lowered into place at Ross Pendergraft Park on Wednesday, May 16, 2012. A convoy of law enforcement officers escorted the statue from Oklahoma City into Fort Smith where a crowd waited for it's arrival. A monument dedication will be held on May 26 for the bronze statue, created by Harold T. Holden, that stands along Garrison Avenue facing west.
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BRIAN D. SANDERFORD  TIMES RECORD The Deputy U.S. Marshal Bass Reeves statue is lowered into place at Ross Pendergraft Park on Wednesday, May 16, 2012. A monument dedication will be held on May 26 for the bronze statue, created by Harold T. Holden.
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BRIAN D. SANDERFORD  TIMES RECORD Deputy U.S. Marshal Bass Reeves statue sculptor Harold T. Holden, center, visits with Rob Ratley, left, and Dave Robertson at Ross Pendergraft Park on Wednesday, May 16, 2012. The Bass Reeves statue was escorted by law enforcement officers from Oklahoma City to the park where a monument dedication will be held on May 26.
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