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Genevieve Beavers Earle Flagstaff map_it

Brooklyn

Location:
Brooklyn Heights Promenade, Montague St. and Montague Terrace
Description:
Plaque on flagstaff base
Materials:
Bronze, granite
Dimensions:
Plaque H: 17" W: 34 ½"; Base H: 47 ½" W: 48"
Dedicated:
1956
Foundry:
Forman Company, Brooklyn, New York
Inscription:
IN MEMORY OF
GENEVIEVE BEAVERS EARLE
1883-1956
LONGTIME RESIDENT OF BROOKLYN HEIGHTS
CIVIC LEADER AND GOOD NEIGHBOR
MEMBER AND MINORITY LEADER OF THE CITY COUNCIL
DEVOTED TO THE WELFARE OF BROOKLYN AND
THE CITY OF NEW YORK
THIS PLAQUE IS THE GIFT OF HER MANY FRIENDS


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