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Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Unisphere Tablets (4) map_it

  • Description: Tablets (4) on plinths
  • Materials: Stainless steel, granite
  • Dimensions: H: 25" W: 42"
  • Donor: USS Steel Corporation
  • Inscription: UNISPHERE / DEDICATED TO MAN'S ASPIRATIONS TOWARD PEACE THROUGH MUTUAL UNDERSTANDING AND SYMBOLIZING HIS ACHIEVEMENTS IN AN EXPANDING UNIVERSE / BUILT AND PRESENTED BY / UNITED STATES STEEL CORPORATION / TO THE 1964-65 NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR, APRIL 22, 1964 / MADE OF STAINLESS STEEL, THE UNISPHERE IS 140' HIGH, 120' IN DIAMETER AND WEIGHS 700,00 POUNDS /

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