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Madison Square Park

Australian Tree Marker map_it

  • Location: 5th Avenue and East 24th Street; north of Eternal Light Flagstaff, near dog run
  • Description: Plaque on plinth
  • Materials: Bronze, Georgia granite
  • Dimensions: Plaque H: 6" W: 1'1¾" D: 1/8"; Plinth H: 1'4" W: 1'5½" D: 1'2"
  • Cast: 1929
  • Dedicated: March 14, 1929
  • Donor: Young Australia League
  • Inscription: PLANTED BY / 159 MEMBERS OF THE YOUNG / AUSTRALIA LEAGUE, / AS AN AUSTRALIAN TRIBUTE / TO AMERICA'S GLORIOUS DEAD, / MARCH 14, 1929 /


Please note, the NAME field includes a primary designation as well as alternate namings often in common or popular usage. The DEDICATED field refers to the most recent dedication, most often, but not necessarily the original dedication date. If the monument did not have a formal dedication, the year listed reflects the date of installation.

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Madison Square Park Weather

  • Tue
    Mostly Cloudy then Slight Chance Light Rain
    58°F
  • Wed
    Chance Showers and Areas Fog then Showers and Breezy
    70°F
  • Thu
    Mostly Sunny and Breezy
    47°F
  • Fri
    Chance Snow
    38°F

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