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Central Park

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Commissioner Newbold Morris

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  • Location: Between Arsenal and Central Park Zoo; next to bench at the SW corner of building
  • Description: Tablet on plinth
  • Materials: Bronze, granite
  • Dimensions: H: 6 3/8" W: 15"
  • Dedicated: 1966
  • Donor: Division of monuments
  • Inscription: PARK COMMISSIONER'S BENCH / RESERVED FOR / NEWBOLD MORRIS / A
    DEDICATED PUBLIC SERVANT/

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