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Algernon Sydney Sullivan

 
 
Algernon Sydney Sullivan Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 23, 2012
1. Algernon Sydney Sullivan Marker
Inscription.  
In honor of
Algernon – Sydney – Sullivan
Jurist – Statesman – Orator
Born 1826           Died 1887
An immaculate life · Devoted
with never failing fidelity
to public and private trusts.

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In honor of
Algernon – Sydney – Sullivan
Jurist – Statesman – Orator
Born 1826           Died 1887
He reached out both hands in
constant helpfulness to his
fellow men.

Erected by citizen of New York
1906
Frank E. Wallis     Architect

 
Erected 1906 by Citizen of New York.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics.
 
Location. 40° 53.341′ N, 73° 53.579′ W. Marker is in Bronx, New York, in Bronx County. Marker is on Van Cortlandt Park S, on the left when traveling east. Marker is located in Van Cortlandt Park, next to the Golf House. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bronx NY 10463, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cortlandt House (approx. 0.2
Reverse Side of Sullivan Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 23, 2012
2. Reverse Side of Sullivan Marker
miles away); Van Cortlandt Mansion (approx. 0.2 miles away); Van Cortlandt House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Adoption of the Constitution (approx. 0.2 miles away); Prison Window (approx. 0.2 miles away); Major General Porter (approx. 0.2 miles away); Van Cortlandt House Museum (approx. 0.2 miles away); Memorial Grove (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bronx.
 
More about this marker. The monument consists of a ten-foot high granite marker with circular bronze relief portraits of Sullivan on both sides.
 
Also see . . .  Algernon Sydney Sullivan Fountain. City of New York Parks & Recreation website. (Submitted on March 23, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Algernon Sydney Sullivan Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 23, 2012
3. Algernon Sydney Sullivan Marker
Marker in Van Cortlandt Park image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 23, 2012
4. Marker in Van Cortlandt Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 26, 2019. It was originally submitted on March 23, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 508 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 23, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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