An interview with Brooks at his statue unveiling.
An emotional day for the “Human Vacuum Cleaner,” Brooks Robinson. Saturday, he finally got to see something years in the making.
A statue of Hall of Fame third baseman Brooks Robinson will be unveiled this weekend outside Baltimore’s Camden Yards.
Visitors got their first up-close look Monday at the memorial to the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., including a towering granite sculpture inspired by the civil rights leader’s “I Have a Dream” speech.
Abolitionist Frederick Douglass is finally getting a homecoming celebration in his native Maryland county with a statue honoring him, after years of work by local residents to recognize him in a prominent place — on the same courthouse grounds where he gave a speech in 1878 and where a monument to local men who fought for the Confederacy during the Civil War now stands.
One of the best preserved sculptures from Roman antiquity, the “Capitoline Venus,” has left Italy for the first time in nearly 200 years for a special display at the National Gallery of Art in Washington.