Columbus Monuments Pages

United States of America
Garfield
New Jersey

Columbus Park

Columbus Memorial

Christopher Columbus
(Republic of Genua, c. 1451 - Valladolid 1506)
Italian explorer, who under the auspices of the Catholic Monarchs of Spain completed four voyages across the Atlantic Ocean that led to general European awareness of the American continents (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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