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Founders Memorial

 
 
Founders Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, August 14, 2019
1. Founders Memorial
Inscription.  
Composed of stonework
from the façade of the
original university building
at Washington Square
Dedicated at University Heights
1894
Rededicated at
Washington Square
1978

 
Erected 1978.
 
Location. 40° 43.751′ N, 73° 59.819′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on W 3rd St. east of LaGuardia Place, on the right when traveling west. Located in Schwartz Plaza. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10012, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. NYU Community Memorial (here, next to this marker); Stonecutters Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); NYU Native Woodland Garden (within shouting distance of this marker); Loeb Student Center (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fiorello La Guardia Statue (about 400 feet away); Giuseppe Garibaldi Monument (about 500 feet away); Judson Church Offices and Hall (about 500 feet away); Triangle Fire (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
Categories.
The Founders Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, August 14, 2019
2. The Founders Memorial
Education
 
Schwartz Plaza image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, August 14, 2019
3. Schwartz Plaza
The tip of the memorial is visible above the trees.
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on January 7, 2020. This page originally submitted on January 3, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 3, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.
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