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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…
Prison Window built of Holland brick and stone from the old Sugar House Duane Street1763 - 1892Used by the British as a prison for American soldiers1776 - 1783
Cunningham provost marshalPresented by T.J. Oakley Rhinelander Esq.to the Colonial D…
Here in 1781, to deceive the British, General George Washington kept campfires burning in the area surrounding the house while he gained time for safe withdrawal of his troops across the Hudson River. The property on which this magnificent manor …
Van Cortlandt House has been designated aRegistered NationalHistoric Landmark.Under the provisions of theHistoric Sites Act of August 21, 1935this site possesses exceptional valuein commemorating and illustratingthe history of the United States.
Built by Frederick van CortlandtMDCCXLVIIIPlaced in the custody of theColonial Dames of the Stateof New York - MDCCXLVIIIOpened by them as a public MuseumMDCCCXCVIIThis large estate has been heldcontinuously by the descendantsof Jacobus van Court…