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Mount Kisco in Westchester County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Christopher Columbus

1492 – 1992

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, November 10, 2009
1. Christopher Columbus Marker
Inscription. We, the Italian American Club of Northern Westchester, Inc. and contributing organizations, families, and individuals present this monument to the People of Mount Kisco, in observance of the 500th anniversary of Columbus’ discovery of the New World. The monument has been erected to symbolize that as Americans, we are an immigrant society.

Sponsors
Antonio & Francesca Bueti & Family • C & T Construction Corp. • Circolo Daniel Vinci • Richard A. Flynn, County Legislator • Foro Dante, Croton-On-Hudson • Il Club Italiano of Westchester Community College • Italian American Protective Association • Kiwanis Club of Mount Kisco • Sisqua Council 1852 Knights of Columbus • Susan, Andrew & Nicholas Lawrence • Luppino & Neri Landscaping & Masonry • John R. Martabano & Family • Simone Brothers Auto Body Inc. • Societa San Rocco Di Morra De Sanctis • Society Of Brothers & Sisters Of St Anthony & Mother Cabrini • Carmelo & Angela Tripodi • Joseph & Rose Yozzo

Major Contributors
Vincent Affrunti & Family • Domenico Amuso & Family • Ancient Order of Hibernians Frank H. Fox Div. 16, 1891-1992 • Association of Former Citizens of Guardia Lombardi • Dick & Francis Angi • Rosemarie & Joseph J. Angi Sr. • Ettore & Jennie Bergamini & Family • Sina & John Bono & Family • Carmelo & Giuseppina Bueti • Bueti’s Deli
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By Michael Herrick, November 10, 2009
2. Christopher Columbus Monument
Rocco, Michael. Anthony • In Memory Of Antonia Cutri Bueti • Cassidy – Flynn Funeral Home Inc. • Angelo & Caterina Caizza & Family • Concetta & Rocco Cambareri • Nancy & Joseph Cambareri Sr. • Vincenzo & Elena Caracciolo & Family • Paul F. Carozza & George L. Griffin • Joseph & Ann Cosentino & Family • Carmine & Serafina Curro & Sons • Gerardo, Concetta, Vito & Gerry Jr. Di Matteo • Maria & Luigi Di Leo & Family • Leonardo & Luisa Fatibene & Family • Joseph & Vincenza Fedele & Family • The Finelli Family • John & Anna Garau • Joseph & Diana Genovese & Family • Frances Aquista Giardina • Hudson Valley National Foundation, Inc. • The Jewish Community of Northern Westchester • Key Bank of New York • Dr. & Mrs. Richard S. Klein • Lepp & Brandimarte Families • Angelo & Nancy Luppino Jr. & Family • Carmelo & Susan Luppino • Emilio & Elisabetta Luppino & Family • John S. Mazella, MD • Rose Cardillo Mcgrath • James & Kay Mortellaro & Son • Antonio & Maria Oliveri & Family • Omega Monuments Inc. • Pasquale & Laura Pagliaro • Papalia Brothers • Dominick & Nancy Pasquale & Family • The Pieragostini Family • Pitasi, Cerretani, Falletti Family • Barbara Grassi T. Preston • Dr. Alfio, Patricia & Patricia M. Raciti • Salvatore & Rosetta Rotolo & Family • Francesco & Flavia Scarfone • Carmello-Concetta-Mary Silicato • Silver Lake Mutual Society • Filippo & Sheila Simone & Family • Rosario & Josephine Simone & Family • Rosario Simone – 1917 • Vincenzo & Maria Simone & Family • Cesare & Margherita Sorio • Moses Taylor Post – American Legion 136 • The Terlizzi Family • Nina & Rocco Tripodi & Family • Raplh & Diane Vigliotti & Family • Mrs. Thomas M. Waller • Joseph Zoccali & Family • Carmelo & Giuseppina Bueti • Lazzaro, Rubina Caracciolo Family • Julio Gatto • Dr. Richard G. Spolzino
 
Erected 1992.
 
Location. 41° 12.421′ N, 73° 43.613′ W. Marker is in Mount Kisco, New York, in Westchester County. Marker is at the intersection of North Bedford Road (New York State Route 117) and East Main Street (New York State Route 133), on the left when traveling north on North Bedford Road. Touch for map. Located in front of the Mount Kisco Library. Marker is in this post office area: Mount Kisco NY 10549, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mount Kisco Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); United Methodist Church of Mount Kisco (approx. half a mile away); The Old North Castle Church (approx. 0.9 miles away); For God and Country (approx. 2.4 miles away); Davenport House (approx. 4 miles away); Honor Roll (approx. 4.2 miles away); Katonah Civil War Memorial (approx. 4.2 miles away); School House 1829 (approx. 4.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mount Kisco.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 14, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 3,195 times since then and 101 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 14, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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