Monument for Col. Matthias installed in Richland

Published at 2:41 p.m. on August 16, 2013 | Modified at 2:41 p.m. on August 16, 2013

A statue of Col. Franklin Matthias is installed Friday Aug. 16, 2013 at the Richland Public Library as part of a monument to the "Commander of Construction for the Manhattan Project." It's sponsored by the Historic Streets Project.

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