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Arthur Ashe 60th Birthday Commemoration
Arthur Ashe 60th Birthday Commemoration
The City of Richmond observed the 60th birthday of Richmond native and tennis legend Arthur Ashe with a wreath laying on July 13, 2003 at the Arthur Ashe monument. details

The Arthur Ashe Monument
The Arthur Ashe Monument

Ashe Statue in April 2003
Ashe Statue in April 2003

Ashe Statue
Ashe Statue

Caption on Base
Since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which so easily ensnares us and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us. Hebrews 12:1

Monument Inscription
Monument Inscription

Sculptor Inscription
Sculptor Inscription
Sculptor, Paul Di Pasquale

Ashe Statue and Lamp
Ashe Statue and Lamp
This digital picture was taken on July 4th 2002 at 7:00 p.m. large image

The dedication and unveiling ceremony on Arthur Ashe's Birthday, July 10, 1996, drew thousands of spectators for a celebration of Ashe's achievements as a humanitarian, scholar, and athlete.
The Monument at Roseneath
The Monument at Roseneath
The monument commemorating Arthur Ashe sits at the corner of Monument Avenue and Roseneath Road in the last block of the Historic District which stretches from Birch St. to Roseneath Rd. large image

Ashe Statue with Blue Sky
Ashe Statue with Blue Sky
Ashe raises his hands in the air...in his right hand are two books representing education and a tennis racket representing athletics. details

Arthur Ashe Statue in Bronze
Arthur Ashe Statue in Bronze
The Ashe statue stands in bronze in the spring. The statue is at a height of 12 feet. details

Ashe Statue with Tower
Ashe Statue with Tower
The Ashe statue at dusk with the WTVR-TV tower in the background... details

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