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James A. Sherry Plaque map_it

  • Description: Plaque
  • Materials: Bronze
  • Dimensions: H: 10½" W: 1'5"
  • Cast: ca. 1955
  • Dedicated: December 20, 1955
  • Donor: "Park Employee Gift"
  • Inscription: CHAMBER OF COMMERCE / OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK"

    3) plaque: "GENERAL WILLIAM TECUMSEH SHERMAN / AUGUSTUS SAINT-GAUDENS, SCULPTOR / CHARLES FOLLEN McKIM, ARCHITECT / 1903"

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