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Alice Hochstader & Edward A. Kerbs map_it

  • Location: East 72nd Street, Inventors Gatepost
  • Description: Tablet on exterior wall
  • Materials: Bronze
  • Dimensions: H: 1'5" W: 1'9"
  • Dedicated: June 2, 1954
  • Donor: Jeanne E. Kerbs
  • Inscription: THE INSCRIPTION ON THIS GATE / AND THE ADJACENT / LANDSCAPE
    IMPROVEMENT / WERE DONATED TO THE / CITY OF NEW YORK / BY / JEANNE E.
    KERBS / IN MEMORY OF HER PARENTS / ALICE HOCHSTADER KERBS / AND
    EDWARD A. KERBS. JUNE 2, 1954

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