New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Alexander Lyman Holley
Died in Brooklyn, N.Y., January 29th 1882
In honor of Alexander Lyman Holley, foremost among those whose genius
and energy established in America
and improved throughout the world
the manufacture of Bessemer Steel.
This memorial is erected by engineers
of two hemispheres.
Location. 40° 43.876′ N, 73° 59.893′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker can be reached from Washington Square S, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is located in Washington Square Park. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10012, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Washington Arch (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Judson Memorial Church (about 300 feet away); Eleanor Roosevelt (about 400 feet away); John W Draper and the Founding of the American Chemical Society (approx. 0.2 miles away); Marianne Moore (approx. 0.2 miles away); Emma Lazarus (approx. 0.2 miles away); Triangle Fire (approx. 0.2 miles away); Triangle Shirtwaist Factory (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in New York.
Also see . . . Alexander Lyman Holley Monument. New York City Department of Parks & Recreation. (Submitted on April 1, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
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