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In Memory of John Purroy Mitchel

 
 
In Memory of John Purroy Mitchel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, July 10, 2016
1. In Memory of John Purroy Mitchel Marker
Inscription. In Memory of John Purroy Mitchel
Mayor of the City of New York 1914-1918
Born July 19, 1879
Died in the Service of the United States
July 6, 1918

 
Location. 40° 47.063′ N, 73° 57.553′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is at the intersection of Fifth Avenue and East 90th Street, on the right when traveling south on Fifth Avenue. Touch for map. The marker is inside Engineers Gate at Central Park. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10128, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. W.T. Stead (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 1025 Park Avenue (approx. 0.3 miles away); Park Avenue Christian Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Al Hirschfeld (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Metropolitan Museum of Art (approx. 0.4 miles away); Ada Louise Huxtable (approx. half a mile away); Cleopatra’s Needle (approx. half a mile away); Central Park's Ancient Egyptian Obelisk (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
Also see . . .  John Purroy Mitchel at Wikipedia. (Submitted on September 5, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
 
Categories. PoliticsWar, World I
 
Engineers Gate at Central Park image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, July 10, 2016
2. Engineers Gate at Central Park
The Purroy memorial is visible in the distance
Ancillary memorial at Engineers Gate image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, July 10, 2016
3. Ancillary memorial at Engineers Gate
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 8, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 5, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 61 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 5, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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