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Mazzei Playground

Phillip Mazzei Flagstaff map_it

  • Location: Mace Avenue and Williamsbridge Road; Philip Mazzei Playground
  • Description: Flagstaff on base
  • Materials: Steel, granite
  • Dimensions: Diameter: 48"
  • Dedicated: May 1, 1981
  • Donor: Columbus ESCA Alliance Inc
  • Inscription: DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF / PHILIP MAZZEI / DIPLOMAT AND WRITER
    WHOSE WORDS / "ALL MEN ARE CREATED EQUAL" / WERE INTEGRATED INTO
    THE / DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE. / COLUMBUS ESCA ALLIANCE INC. /
    BRONX COUNTY / MAY 1981/

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.

For more information, please contact Art & Antiquities at (212) 360-8143

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