Indiana Bicentennial Torch in MoCo
Posted on January 10, 2017 by Author
The Bicentennial Torch has arrived in Montgomery County and will be available for viewing at the Carnegie Museum. Exhibit details still to be announced.
Local resident, John Gadd, designed and created the display holding the torch. The top and bottom base is made from quarter sawn Montgomery County oak.
- Weights less than 5 lbs
- Approx 2 feet tall
- Ultra lightweight aluminum lithium
- 13 stars around the top ring signify the 13 original states
- 5 stars around the bottom ring signify the 5 states added from 1791 to 1812
- The large star at the top represents Indiana, the 19th state