Manhattan in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Park Dreams, Stuyvesant Park
Diedre Murphy, Cycling
—2000 Olympics —
Erected by New York City Sports Commission.
Location. 40° 44.015′ N, 73° 59.005′ W. Marker is in Manhattan, New York, in New York County. Marker can be reached from Second Avenue. Touch for map. The marker is near the fountain in the western side of Stuyvesant Square Park, bordered by East 15th & East 17th Streets, Second Avenue and Rutherford Place.. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10003, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pvt. Moses Miller (within shouting distance of this marker); Antonin Dvořák plaque and statue (within shouting distance of this marker); The Famous Czech Composer (about 300 Rutherford Medical (about 400 feet away); William Penn Carriage Block and Hitching Post (about 500 feet away); Petrus Stuyvesant's Pear Tree (approx. ¼ mile away); Elihu Root (approx. ¼ mile away); Lincoln Kirstein (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Manhattan.
Regarding Park Dreams, Stuyvesant Park. This was part of the publicity campaign for the failed attempt by New York City to be the host city for the 2012 Olympic Games.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 5, 2011, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 462 times since then and 17 times this year. Last updated on September 10, 2013, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 5, 2011, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.