Madonna of the Trail

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Beallsville, Pennsylvania

Madonna of the Trail statues stand in twelve locations from Maryland to California, tracing a historic travel route from "covered wagon days." The 18-ft. tall monuments were a project of the Daughters of the American Revolution, installed in 1928-29, and are a tribute to pioneer mothers who traveled west with their crazy husbands.

Also see: Madonnas of the Trail

Madonna of the Trail

Address:
US Route 40, Beallsville, PA
Directions:
US Rt. 40, across from Nemacolin Country Club,12 mi. E of Washington, PA.
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