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Greeley Square Park

Broadway, Av of the Americas, bet. W. 32 St. and W. 33 St.

Manhattan

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This text is part of Parks’ Historical Signs Project and can be found posted within the park.

Celebrated editor and political leader Horace Greeley (1811-1872) launched the New York Tribune in 1841. From its pages, he had an enormous influence on American popular opinion. Greeley’s famous advice, “Go West, young man, go West,” inspired generations of Americans to seek their fortunes on the new frontier. He advocated protectionism, abolitionism, labor rights, and political reform. Greeley ran for President in 1872.

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Greeley Square Park Weather

  • Sun
    Sunny and Breezy
    46°F
  • Mon
    Sunny
    52°F
  • Tue
    Chance Rain
    52°F
  • Wed
    Rain Likely
    60°F

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