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Richard Saunders Scott map_it

  • Location: Conservatory Lake; 100 feet north of Kerbs Boathouse
  • Description: Tree marker plaque
  • Materials: Bronze, marble
  • Dimensions: H: 7" W: 10"
  • Dedicated: 1947
  • Inscription: THESE TREES / HONOR THE MEMORY OF / RICHARD SAUNDERS SCOTT / BORN MASSACHUSETTS 1904 / DIED NORTH AFRICA 1942 /

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For more information, please contact Art & Antiquities at (212) 360-8143

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