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La Vela di Columbo

The Sail of Columbus

Gino Giannetti
1998

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This sail shaped, bronze monument at the airport is a reduced copy of the sculpture in Liberty State Park in Jersey City, where it is a tribute to Columbus, and serves as a constant reminder of the significant role New Jersey and New York City played in the nations immigration history. The monument in New Jersey is a gift to the U. S. from Genoa and is unveiled October 9, 1998.

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Locatie (N 44°24'54" - E 8°51'4")

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