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George T. Delacorte

 
 
George T. Delacorte Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 10, 2011
1. George T. Delacorte Marker
Inscription.
In memory of
George T. Delacorte
June 20, 1893 – May 4, 1991
Publisher and Philanthropist
Whose Many Gifts Beautify
New York City

* * * * *
The restoration of this Historic Park and Fountain
Is an Illustration of his Generosity
Bowling Green was Restored by the City of New York
In 1977 with his Assistance Under the Administration of
Abraham D. Beame, Mayor
Joseph P. Davidson, Commissioner

 
Location. 40° 42.3′ N, 74° 0.82′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on Broadway, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10004, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bowling Green (a few steps from this marker); Francis Makemie (within shouting distance of this marker); Peter Caesar Alberti (within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing); Bowling Green Fence (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Amsterdam (within shouting distance of this marker); Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House / National Museum of the American Indian
Marker in Bowling Green Park image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 10, 2011
2. Marker in Bowling Green Park
(within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Fort Amsterdam (within shouting distance of this marker); 175th Anniversary of Greek Independence (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in New York.
 
Categories. Man-Made Features
 
Bowling Green Park image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 10, 2011
3. Bowling Green Park
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 287 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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