Central Park

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Mount Saint Vincent Plaque

  • Location: northwest of Conservatory Garden
  • Description: Plaque in two parts
  • Materials: Stainless steel
  • Dimensions: image part h 10" x w 1'4"; text part h 3½" x w 1'4"
  • Cast: 1995
  • Dedicated: May 2, 1995
  • Inscription: Near this site along the old Kingsbridge Road stoof the first / Motherhouse of the Sisters of Charity Saint Vincent de Paul of New York / and the academy of Mount Saint Vincent / 1847-1859 /

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