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Joe B. Acken Memorial Bench in Plant Park (View 1)

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dc.contributor.author Bagley, Art
dc.date.accessioned 2018-04-03T13:38:15Z
dc.date.available 2018-04-03T13:38:15Z
dc.date.issued 1995
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11868/364
dc.description Original: 3.5" x 4.75" color photograph; no negative. en_US
dc.description.abstract This memorial bench was dedicated to Joe B. Acken. Mr. Acken, an architect and artist, came to Tampa in 1915. Though confined to a wheelchair, he visited Plant Park at the University of Tampa to paint and play checkers in this shady bower. The bench was removed during a construction project in 1999. The inscription reads: 1871 Joe B Acken 1930 Hate hypocrisy, love all beauty and face each day smiling. en_US
dc.subject Bagley, Art en_US
dc.subject Acken, Joe B. en_US
dc.subject Plant Park en_US
dc.subject The University of Tampa en_US
dc.subject Tampa, Florida en_US
dc.subject People with Disabilities en_US
dc.title Joe B. Acken Memorial Bench in Plant Park (View 1) en_US
dc.type Image en_US


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