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United States of America
New York
New York

59th Street-Columbus Circle
(IRT West Side)

Columbus decoration in station

Heins & LaFarge

1904

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Description

The side walls of the station 59th Street/Columbus Circle feature large name tablet mosaics and both mosaic and faience plaques of Christopher Columbus's three ships.

Annotation

The station was opened 27 October 1904.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 40°46'6" W 73°58'55"

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Item Code: usny27; Added: 22 October 2006

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