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Charles Ostner
Birth: Dec. 29, 1827, Germany
Death: Dec. 8, 1913
Boise
Ada County
Idaho, USA

Artist. Known as "Idaho's Pioneer Artist," his gilded equestrian statue of George Washington stands in a glass case in the Idaho state capital building in Boise. It was carved from pine over a four-year period. To obtain Washington's likeness, he used a United States postage stamp. He also crafted several unique monuments for Pioneer Cemetery in Boise. (bio by: David M. Habben) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Julia Armbruster Ostner (1830 - 1915)*
 
 Children:
  Albert William Ostner (1858 - 1939)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Morris Hill Cemetery
Boise
Ada County
Idaho, USA
Plot: Section E-146-5
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: David M. Habben
Record added: Mar 10, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7251021
Charles Ostner
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Charles Ostner
Added by: David M. Habben
 
Charles Ostner
Added by: David M. Habben
 
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