Columbus Monuments Pages

United States of America
Williamstown
New Jersey

Main Street / Blue Bell Road

Christopher Columbus

Demetz Art Studio
1992

Description

Bronze statue of Columbus. He wears period costume including a tunic, cape and hat. In his left hand he holds a scroll. His proper right hand rests on a globe. The globe stands on a pedestal directly in front of Columbus. Behind Columbus is a coil of rope and an anchor

Inscription(s)

christopher columbus
1451-1506
mater christi council 3352
knights of columbus
dedicates this monument
october 10, 1992
to commemorate 500 years of
evangelization in the americas
"admiral of the ocean sea"
whose faith and courage of conviction
made his dream a reality

Sculptor

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Location N 39°41'0" W 74°59'31"

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