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7) Soldiers & Sailors Monument

Visible from any direction in this park section, the Soldiers and Sailors Monument has dominated the area since 1920. Its classically inspired circular form and ornamental terraces are dedicated to New Yorkers who died in the Civil War.

image of monument
Photo by Malcolm Pinckney

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