Pietro Bandini Memorial

Memorial structure for Pietro Bandini and his nephew, the Reverend Tito M. Bandini, located at the Tontitown Cemetery in Washington County. The marker reads, “In memory of Rev. Pietro Bandini, born Forli, Italy, Mar. 31, 1852, died Tontitown, Ark., Jan. 2, 1917, founder of Tontitown, Ark., and his nephew, Rev. Tito M. Bandini, D.D., born Cesenatico, Italy, Sept. 8, 1870, died Healdsburg, Calif., Sept. 30, 1923.”

Memorial with crucifix and Jesus figure over tile base with plaque and wrought iron detailed floral columns

Photo by Ernie Deane, courtesy of the Arkansas State Archives