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Sir Walter Meets the Tree Carver

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Williams discusses the life and work of sculptor R. K. Harniman. Harniman has just completed carving a statue of Sir Walter Raleigh from a cypress tree. This particular tree was located in the Tar River swamp twelve miles west of Greenville and began growing in the year 1467, eighty-seven years before Raleigh was born. Harniman carved the statue in Raleigh.
New East (NoCar F 251 T37x), Vol. 3 Issue 2, May/June 1975, p26-27, 29, 31, il