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Robert Moses Memorial map_it

  • Description: Plaque on wall
  • Materials: Bronze
  • Dedicated: December 20, 1988
  • Donor: DPR
  • Inscription: "I AM INDEED A DIRT MOVER AND A PARK MAN, A BROTHER TO / DRAGONS,
    A COMPANION TO OWLS, AND AN HONORARY ENGINEER / BY PREDILECTION,
    TRAINING AND PREFERENCE."/

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