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Fort Tryon Park

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  • Location: Fort Washington Avenue, 191st Street
  • Architect: Henry Deacy
  • Description: Tablet
  • Materials: Granite
  • Dimensions: H: 1'3 3/8" W: 2'6" D: 4"
  • Dedicated: 1942
  • Donor: Gift of John D. Rockefeller
  • Inscription: THE SITE FOR THIS / PLAYGROUND ADDITION TO / FORT TRYON PARK / WAS PRESENTED TO THE / CITY OF NEW YORK / BY JOHN D. ROCKEFELLER JR. / 1941 /

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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