Thomas Spratt and King Hagler Sculpture

The Trail of History in Charlotte will feature life-size statues of famous historical figures from Mecklenburg County’s past. This sculpture by artist Chas Fagan, takes a look at the lives of early settler Thomas Spratt and Catawba Indian leader King Hagler. The video explains the history surrounding Spratt and Hagler and follows Charlotte artist Chas Fagan’s process to create a statue commemorating these two men. (at around 10 minutes in)  Shots of the foundry process at Carolina Bronze Sculpture are also included.