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Flushing Memorial

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  • Location: Northern Boulevard. and Leavitt Street
  • Sculptor: Hermon Atkins MacNeil
  • Description: Standing, winged female figure (heroic scale) on pedestal, in front of stele, benches at sides
  • Materials: Georgia pink marble
  • Dimensions: Figure H: 14' W: 7' D: 3'; Pedestal H: 4' 6" W: 14'2" D: 10'1"
  • Cast: ca. 1925
  • Dedicated: 1925
  • Inscription: Signed:
    H A MACNEIL SCULP MCMXXV /

    Front:
    THE WORLD WAR / IN MEMORY / OF THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES /

    Side 1:
    [39 names]

    Side 2:
    [38 names]

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