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Indianapolis  

Sundial: 276
State/Province:  Indiana Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Sculpture/Artwork Condition:  Good
  Latitude and Longitude: 39° 46.059' N  86° 10.295' W
Location:
  • White River State Park, NE of Pumphouse Visitors Center
 
Description:
  • A stainless steel and concrete vertical structure 33 feet tall called the "Totem". It has triangular and trapezoidal cut-outs, placed in the center of a concrete circle, with a sundial face but is not a functional sundial.
 
General Information:Inscription:
  • Owner: White River State Park
  • TOTEM
    by Rinaldo Paluzzi (American, b. 1927) Fabricated by Mitchum-Schaefer, Inc. of Indianapolis and donated to the White River State Park on Nov 9, 1982
  • Designer: Rinaldo Paluzzi
  • Builder: Rinaldo Paluzzi
  • Construction Date: 1982
 
References:
  • IAPS Listing, May 95

Last Revised: 2019-08-01 21:15

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