Columbus Monuments Pages

United States of America
Atlantic City
New Jersey

Arkansas & Atlantic Avenue
(Columbus Plaza)

Christopher Columbus

Gaetano Chiaramonte
Foundries and Quarry of Art (Naples)

Atlantic City /  Christopher Columbus   Atlantic City /  Christopher Columbus

Description

White Carrara marble statue on pedestal.

Inscription(s)

On the pedestal

christopher columbus
born genoa italy 1451
died valladolid spain 1506

(on rear of base, incised lettering:)
erected through the efforts of the
community's citizens of italian
origin and donated to the
city of atlantic city by the
columbus day committee
john b. baratta
october 12-1958 general chairman

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 39°21'30" W 74°26'12"

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