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Theodore Roosevelt Rough Rider Statue

 
 
Theo. Roosevelt Rough Rider Statue Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
1. Theo. Roosevelt Rough Rider Statue Marker
This marker is located at the corner of South Street and Berry Hill Road, at the southwest corner of the Roosevelt Memorial Triangle.
Inscription.
Cast from the original 1922 mold
Created by sculptor
Alexander Phimister Proctor
1860 – 1950

Dedicated
October 29, 2005
as the
Centennial Project
of the
Rotary Club of Oyster Bay

Re-dedicated on this site
by the
T.R. Statue Fund
October 30, 2010

[ Lower Plaque: ]
Centennial Memorial
Rotary Club of
Oyster Bay
Anthony J. Tini, PDG.,     Chairman
Major Donors
Lori and Roger Bahnik
Marge and Fritz Coudert
Abby and George O’Neill

Statue Advisory Committee
Dr. John A. Gable • John E. Hammond • Michael F. Rich II • Joseph E. Reilly, Jr.

[ East Plaque: ]
This plaque is in recognition of the contributions and sacrifices that our service
members have made to the cause of peace and freedom around the world.

[ Lower Plaque: ]
Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Triangle
John Venditto           Town Supervisor

Town Council
Joseph D. Muscarella • Anthony D. Macagnone • Chris J. Coshignano •
Elizabeth A. Faughnan • Joseph G. Pinto • Rebecca M. Alesia

Town Clerk           Receiver of Taxes
Steven L. Labriola           James J. Stefanich

Commissioner of                                        
Department of Public Works          
Second Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
2. Second Marker
This marker is located at the southeast end of the Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Triangle.
Commissioner of Parks

Jack L. Libert           James M. Byrne, P.E.

Architect
Reilly + Associates, Architects

Project Engineer                Contractors
Nelson & Pope, Engineers           H & A Landscape, Inc. / Commander Electric

 
Location. 40° 51.939′ N, 73° 31.932′ W. Marker is in Oyster Bay, New York, in Nassau County. Marker is at the intersection of South Street (County Route 106) and Lexington Avenue / Berry Hill Road, on the left when traveling south on South Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oyster Bay NY 11771, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Oyster Bay WWI Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); John Townsend (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fort Hill (approx. 0.3 miles away); Earle-Wightman House Museum (approx. 0.4 miles away); The British Occupation (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fortified Hill (approx. 0.4 miles away); Raynham Hall (approx. half a mile away); Matinecock Lodge (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oyster Bay.
 
Also see . . .  Biography of Theodore Roosevelt. The White House website. (Submitted on May 30, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Notable PersonsWar, Spanish-American
 
West Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
3. West Marker
East Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
4. East Marker
Theodore Roosevelt Rough Rider Statue image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
5. Theodore Roosevelt Rough Rider Statue
Theodore Roosevelt Rough Rider Statue image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
6. Theodore Roosevelt Rough Rider Statue
Closeup of Theodore Roosevelt Statue image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
7. Closeup of Theodore Roosevelt Statue
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 30, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,224 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on May 30, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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