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Jerusalem Grove

  • Location: Northwest of Castle Clinton
  • Description: Grove of fifteen cedars with inscribed horizontal marker in ivy bed
  • Materials: Beige marble (polished face)
  • Dimensions: Marker H: 1'4" L: 3'3" W: 1'4"
  • Cast: ca. 1976
  • Dedicated: July 8, 1976
  • Donor: City of Jerusalem
  • Inscription: JERUSALEM GROVE / TO THE PEOPLE OF / NEW YORK CITY / FROM THE PEOPLE OF / JERUSALEM / TEDDY KOLLEK, MAYOR / JERUSALEM / ABRAHAM D. BEAME, MAYOR / NEW YORK CITY / JULY 1976

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