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Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi
Gorham Co.

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Columbus with a globe, pointing towards onder. Bronze statue on half-ton marble base.


"COLUMBUS" and the dates "1492" (left) and "1893" (right).
The bronze is signed "Bartholdi 1893".


Donated by the Christopher Columbus Committee. It is a copy of the silver statue made for the Columbian Exposition in 1893 in Chicago.

This monument on postcards

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Location (N 41°47'48" - W 71°25'32")

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Item Code: usri01; Photograph: 21 October 2001
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