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Greensward Plan

  • Location: Arsenal Conference Room; 830 Fifth Avenue
  • Architect: Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux (designers)
  • Description: Map of Central Park. Design drawn on a darkened paper in gray black ink with lettering in red-brown.
  • Materials: Ink on paper with frame
  • Dimensions: H: 50 1/2" W: 142 1/2" (in frame); H: 43" W: 132" (no frame)
  • Cast: 1858

Please note, the NAME field includes a primary designation as well as alternate namings often in common or popular usage. The DEDICATED field refers to the most recent dedication, most often, but not necessarily the original dedication date. If the monument did not have a formal dedication, the year listed reflects the date of installation.

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