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          Glover's Rock marks the site of the Battle of Pell's Point on October 18, 1776. Before the American Revolution, the Siwanoy Native Americans used the rock as a lookout point along their trading route. The glacial granite rock is now…
has been designatedNationalHistoric LandmarkThis site possesses national significancein commemorating the history of theUnited States of America.1977National Park ServiceUnited States Department of the Interior
Uniform number retired: 1948From 1920 - 1934, The Babe singlehandedly lifted baseball to new heights with his unlimited talent and unbridled love for the game. His enormous contribution to baseball and The Yankees made him the most celebrated athl…
1890 - 1975Brightened baseball for over 50 yearsWith the spirit of eternal youth Yankee manager 1949 -1960 winning 10 pennants and 7 world championships including a record 5 consecutive 1949 - 1953Erected by the New York Yankees July 30, 1976
In memory ofSgt. John BasiloneU.S. Marine CorpsKilled at Iwo JimaFebuary 19, 1945Awarded Congressional Medal of HonorandNavy Cross
Memorial Grove was created to honor Bronx men who served in World War II and Korea. The grove is shaded by Pin oaks (Quercus palustris), Red oaks (Quercus rubra), and Norway maples (Acer platanoides). Memorial Grove was first planted in 1949 to ho…
In honor ofAlgernon - Sydney - SullivanJurist - Statesman - OratorBorn 1826 ? ? ? ? ? Died 1887An immaculate life · Devotedwith never failing fidelityto public and private trusts. < Reverse Side : > In honor ofAlgernon - Sydney - Sulliv…
Major GeneralPorterAdjutant GeneralState of New York1886 - 1894 < Left Inscription : >He laboredto increase the efficiency,perfect the discipline andelevate the standard ofthe National Guard. < Rear Inscription : >Josiah Porter1st. Lieut. …
To commemorateThe Adoption of the Constitutionof the United States of AmericaSept. 17th, 1787The tree was planted on the150th AnniversarybyThe National Society ofColonial Damesin the State of New YorkVan Cortlandt Park - 1937
This Revolutionary War landmark is the oldest house in the Bronx and became the first historic house museum in New York City. It is a National Historic Landmark listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is a proud New York City Lan…