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Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Time Capsule II Marker map_it

  • Description: Large round granite marker
  • Materials: Granite
  • Dimensions: 33 ½"h x 79"diam
  • Dedicated: October 16, 1965
  • Donor: Westinghouse Electric Corporation
  • Inscription: THE TIME CAPSULES / DEPOSITED / SEPTEMBER 23, 1938 / AND / OCTOBER 16, 1965 / BY THE / WESTINGHOUSE ELECTRIC CORPORATION / AS A RECORD OF / TWENTIETH CENTURY CIVILIZATION / TO ENDURE FOR 5000 YEARS /

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Flushing Meadows Corona Park Weather

  • Tue
    Partly Sunny then Slight Chance Light Rain
    58°F
  • Wed
    Light Rain Likely and Areas Fog then Heavy Rain and Breezy
    68°F
  • Thu
    Sunny and Breezy
    48°F
  • Fri
    Chance Light Snow
    39°F

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