Columbus Monuments Pages

United States of America
Garfield
New Jersey

Columbus Park

Columbus Memorial

Christopher Columbus
(prob. Cogoleto, Republic of Genua, c. 1451 - Valladolid 1506)
Italian explorer, who in Spanish service completed four voyages across the Atlantic Ocean that led to general European awareness of America (see Background Information)
Barre Guild
1967

Garfield /  Columbus Memorial

Description

Granite bas relief shoswing a front view of Columbus with a quadrant and a unrolled map in his hands

Inscription(s)

dedicated to
CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS
great navigator and
discoverer of america

vision-courage-determination


presented to the city of garfield
by the garfield chapter of unico national
october 15, 1967

On the back side the patrons are listed.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location (N 40°53'2" - W 74°6'3")

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Item Code: usnj31; Added: 8 October 2000  / Photograph: 8 October 2000  / Updated: 20 November 2010

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