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Van Cortlandt Park

Florence Gallagher map_it

  • Location: By Van Cortlandt Manor, across from Prison Window
  • Description: Plaque on plinth
  • Materials: Bronze and granite
  • Inscription: IN MEMORY OF / FLORENCE GALLAGHER / "CASS" / HELPMATE TO VAN CORTLANDT / 1912-1983 / KINGSBRIDGE HISTORICAL SOCIETY / OCTOBER 1983

Please note, the NAME field includes a primary designation as well as alternate namings often in common or popular usage. The DEDICATED field refers to the most recent dedication, most often, but not necessarily the original dedication date. If the monument did not have a formal dedication, the year listed reflects the date of installation.

For more information, please contact Art & Antiquities at (212) 360-8143

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