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Greeley Square Park

Broadway, Av Of Americas, bet. W 32 St and W 33 St

Manhattan

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This text is part of Parks’ Historical Signs Project and can be found posted within the park.

Celebrated editor and political leader Horace Greeley (1811-1872) launched the New York Tribune in 1841. From its pages, he had an enormous influence on American popular opinion. Greeley’s famous advice, “Go West, young man, go West,” inspired generations of Americans to seek their fortunes on the new frontier. He advocated protectionism, abolitionism, labor rights, and political reform. Greeley ran for President in 1872.

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Greeley Square Park Weather

  • Sat
    Blustery
    21°F
  • Sun
    Slight Chc Snow
    33°F
  • Mon
    Wintry Mix
    25°F
  • Tue
    Cold
    20°F

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