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Van Cortlandt Park

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Van Cortlandt Memorial Grove

  • Location: Broadway at 242nd Street
  • Description: 39 tablets on recessed plinths, tree markers
  • Materials: Bronze, granite
  • Dimensions: Tablets H: 7" W:10"; Plinths H: 12" W: 14"
  • Dedicated: 1949
  • Foundry: General Bronze Corporation, Garden City
  • Donor: Peter G. Lehman Post #8646, VFW (21)

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