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26 monuments found.

Image of Sixty First District Memorial

Sixty First District Memorial
Greenwood Playground
Brooklyn

Figure (life size) in archiform high relief recessed in stele, decorated with applied wreaths on right and left sides (two in all), on base on plinth on terrace with three steps at front and bench at either end

Image of Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Soldiers and Sailors Monument
Major Mark Park
Queens

Standing angel figure (over life-size) holding a laurel wreath in her left hand and a palm bough in her right,, on integral plinth on pedestal

Image of Temperance Fountain

Temperance Fountain
Tompkins Square Park
Manhattan

Square kiosk with four supporting columns over a drinking fountain, finial female figure on pedestal

Image of William Jay Gaynor Memorial

William Jay Gaynor Memorial
Cadman Plaza Park
Brooklyn

Bust on pedestal in front of a broad stele with paired bas-reliefs; stele is on a platform reached by two steps

Image of William T. Stead Memorial

William T. Stead Memorial

Manhattan
Bas-relief plaque on stele: plaque has enframed bust in profile facing proper left, festoons of foliage above and beside frame; standing figures, knight and angel (reduced size), support inscription

Image of William Tecumseh Sherman

William Tecumseh Sherman
Grand Army Plaza
Manhattan

Group (heroic scale) consisting of equestrian figure and female figure on pedestal decorated with six applied wreaths (three on each side), plaque set in pavement

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