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14 monuments found.

Image of Alexander von Humboldt

Alexander von Humboldt
Central Park
Manhattan

Bust (over life-size) on pedestal

Image of Captain Roald Amundsen Plaque

Captain Roald Amundsen Plaque
Amundsen Circle
Staten Island

Plaque on boulder

Image of Christopher Columbus

Christopher Columbus
Columbus Square
Queens

Standing figure (over life size) on pedestal, on plinth

Image of Christopher Columbus

Christopher Columbus
Central Park
Manhattan

Standing figure (over life size) on pedestal

Image of Christopher Columbus

Christopher Columbus
Columbus Park
Brooklyn

Standing figure on base, on plinth

Image of Christopher Columbus

Christopher Columbus
D'Auria-Murphy Triangle
Bronx

Bust on plinth on pedestal supported by two-part base

Image of Christopher Columbus Tablet

Christopher Columbus Tablet
Columbus Park
Brooklyn

Plaque on pedestal

Image of Columbus Monument

Columbus Monument

Manhattan
Standing figue (colossal scale) on rostral column on pedestal, base, and plinth; pedestal figure of a winged youth examining a globe; two bas-reliefs on base

Image of Columbus Square Tablet

Columbus Square Tablet
Columbus Square
Queens

Circular tablet set in pavement

Image of Giovanni da Verrazzano

Giovanni da Verrazzano
The Battery
Manhattan

Elevated male half figure and standing female figure (both heroic scale) on pedestal consisting of two perpendicular slabs

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