61. The Schuylkill Chained and The Schuylkill Freed (1825, casts 1980), William Rush

Photo Caitlin Martin for the Association for Public Art

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DR. DAVID R. BRIGHAM is the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. He received his doctorate in American Civilization at the University of Pennsylvania. 

KAREN YOUNG is the Director of the Philadelphia Water Department’s Fairmount Water Works Interpretive Center, which tells the story of the Schuylkill River and its human connections throughout history. 

LINDA BANTEL is a curator and former Director of the Museum of the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. She is the author of William Rush, American Sculptor.

Segment Producer: Ave Carillo