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Women's Rights Pioneers Monument

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  • Sculptor: Meredith Bergmann
  • Description: Group of one standing and two seated figures (over life size) on integral plinth and pedestal
  • Materials: Bronze; Barre grey granite (honed)
  • Dimensions: Group: 9'4"H x 11'4"'W x 6'10"D; Pedestal: 4'8"H x 11'8"W x 7'2"D
  • Cast: 2020
  • Dedicated: August 26, 2020
  • Foundry: Polich Tallix
  • Donor: Monumental Women
  • Inscription: FRONT: SOJOURNER TRUTH / SUSAN B. ANTHONY / ELIZABETH CADY STANTON // WOMEN'S RIGHTS PIONEERS

    BACK: DONATED BY MONUMENTAL WOMEN TO / THE CITY OF NEW YORK TO HONOR WOMEN'S HISTORY.// DEDICATED ON AUGUST 26, 2020. / THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE RATIFICATION OF / THE 19TH 'VOTES FOR WOMEN' AMENDMENT TO / THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION.

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Harlem Meer Center (formerly Lasker Rink)

The Harlem Meer Center is closed in order to rebuild the facility to increase access to nearby communities and enhance year-round programming. For more information, visit Central Park Conservancy's Rebuilding Harlem Meer Center page.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2024

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Harlem Meer Center

The Harlem Meer Center is closed in order to rebuild the facility to increase access to nearby communities and enhance year-round programming. For more information, visit Central Park Conservancy's Rebuilding Harlem Meer Center page.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2024

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