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Cervantes

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, February 21, 2017
1. Cervantes Marker
Inscription.  
Cervantes
This statue was presented to the
City of New York by the Mayor
of Madrid, Spain in 1986.
It stood in Bryant Park before being
donated to New York University in 1989.

 
Location. 40° 43.881′ N, 73° 59.761′ W. Marker is in Manhattan, New York, in New York County. Marker is at the intersection of Fifth Avenue and Washington Mews, on the left when traveling south on Fifth Avenue. Touch for map. Located in “Willy’s Garden” at the NYU Graduate School of Arts and Science. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8 Washington Mews, New York NY 10003, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Edward Hopper (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington Arch (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bella Abzug (about 300 feet away); Edward I. Koch (about 400 feet away); John W. Draper and the Founding of the American Chemical Society (about 400 feet away); Birthplace of Galo Plaza Lasso
Cervantes image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 21, 2017
2. Cervantes
(about 500 feet away); Alexander Lyman Holley (about 600 feet away); Triangle Fire (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Manhattan.
 
Also see . . .  Miguel de Cervantes on Wikipedia. (Submitted on February 26, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
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Cervantes image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 21, 2017
3. Cervantes
In “Willy’s Garden” at the NYU Graduate School of Arts and Science.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on February 1, 2018. This page originally submitted on February 26, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 150 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 26, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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