Bronx in Bronx County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
To the memory of Jacob Ruppert
1867 - 1939
Erected 1940 by the New York Yankees.
Location. 40° 49.641′ N, 73° 55.607′ W. Marker is in Bronx, New York, in Bronx County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of East 161st Street and River Avenue. Click for map. Located in monument park in the New Yankee Stadium. Marker is in this post office area: Bronx NY 10452, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Allie Pierce Reynolds (here, next to this marker); George Herman "Babe" Ruth (here, next to this marker); William Malcolm "Bill" Dickey (here, next to this marker); Alfred Manuel "Billy" Martin (here, next to this marker); Henry Louis Gehrig (here, next to this marker); Mickey Mantle (here, next to this marker); Bob Sheppard (here, next to this marker); Donald Arthur Mattingly (here, next to this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Bronx.
More about this marker. Originally hung on the center field wall of the original Yankee Stadium, to which the text refers, this marker was moved to Monument Park I in the 19070s and now rests in Monument Park II in the new Yankee Stadium.
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