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Fort Washington Park

Louie Stern Memorial

  • Location: Playground at 177th Street and Cabrini Blvd.
  • Description: Plaque on boulder
  • Materials: Bronze, natural boulder
  • Dimensions: H: 14" W: 14"
  • Dedicated: November, 1969
  • Donor: Port Authority of New York, Chamber of Commerce of Washington Heights
  • Inscription: THIS PLAQUE IS IN MEMORY / OF THE SIGNIFICANT CIVIC / ACHIEVEMENTS MADE BY / LOUIE STERN ON BEHALF OF / THE WASHINGTON HEIGHTS / COMMUNITY / NOVEMBER 1969 / THE PORT AUTHORITY OF NEW YORK / CHAMBER OF COMMERCE / OF / WASHINGTON HEIGHTS /

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