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13 monuments found.

Image of Alexander Lyman Holley

Alexander Lyman Holley
Washington Square Park
Manhattan

Bust on a high central stele joined by screens to shorter side steles at right and left, the whole on a plinth resting on a semi-circular step

Image of Alexander von Humboldt

Alexander von Humboldt
Central Park
Manhattan

Bust (over life-size) on pedestal

Image of Antonio Meucci Memorial

Antonio Meucci Memorial
Meucci Triangle
Brooklyn

Stele on base

Image of Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin


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

Image of Carolus Linnaeus

Carolus Linnaeus

Bronx
Balustraded bridge with tablet

Image of Conrad Poppenhusen

Conrad Poppenhusen
Poppenhusen Park
Queens

Bust on pedestal on stepped base

Image of Edward Robinson Squibb Plaque

Edward Robinson Squibb Plaque
Squibb Park
Brooklyn

Plaque with relief bust

Image of John Ericsson

John Ericsson
The Battery
Manhattan

Figure (heroic scale) on integral plinth, pedestal with four recessed relief plaques

Image of John Wolfe Ambrose

John Wolfe Ambrose

Manhattan
Stele with bust

Image of Robert Fulton

Robert Fulton
Fulton Park
Brooklyn

Standing figure (heroic scale) on integral plinth on pedestal

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