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Christopher Columbus

 
 
Christopher Columbus Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 30, 2010
1. Christopher Columbus Monument
Inscription.
Christopher Columbus

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With Faith and Perseverance
Erected By
The Columbus Day Committee
Through the Generosity
Of The People Of Port Chester, N.Y.
Presented to the Community
of
Port Chester, N.Y.
To Whom It Is Dedicated
October 12, A.D. 1950

 
Erected 1950.
 
Location. 40° 59.649′ N, 73° 39.759′ W. Marker is in Port Chester, New York, in Westchester County. Marker is at the intersection of Ryan Avenue and Nicola Place, on the right when traveling south on Ryan Avenue. Click for map. Located in Columbus Park. Marker is in this post office area: Port Chester NY 10573, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rye Soldiers Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Historic Village of Port Chester (approx. half a mile away); Port Chester Spanish American War Monument (approx. 0.6 miles away); In Memory of Newell Rising (approx. 0.6 miles away); Byram Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away in Connecticut); The Old Burying Ground
Christopher Columbus Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 30, 2010
2. Christopher Columbus Monument
(approx. 0.9 miles away in Connecticut); Port Chester World War II Memorial (approx. one mile away); Port Chester World War I Monument (approx. one mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Port Chester.
 
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Relief Sculpture image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 30, 2010
3. Relief Sculpture
Christopher Columbus image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 30, 2010
4. Christopher Columbus
Small Bronze Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 30, 2010
5. Small Bronze Plaque
Charles Covino
Grand Marshall
Columbus Day Parade
1906 - 1958
Christopher Columbus Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 30, 2010
6. Christopher Columbus Monument
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 401 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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