Joseph Bryan in Richmond’s Monroe Park


Joseph Bryan at Monroe Park in Richmond, VirginiaWHAT: “Joseph Bryan” monument in Monroe Park in downtown Richmond, Virginia.

LOCATION: Monroe Park is bordered by Franklin, Belvidere, Main and Laurel streets in the Fan District.

ARTIST: William Couper.

DEDICATION: June 10, 1911.

DESCRIPTION: A bronze standing figure 7 1/2 foot high on a granite base 8 1/2 foot high of Joseph Bryan, a brilliant Richmond businessman and civic leader who distinguished himself during the Civil War as one of “Mosby’s Men” and was known for his generous philanthropy.

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