Christopher Columbus Monument, New York - 1909


Photograph shows the Christopher Columbus Monument at Columbus Circle. This Monument was dedicated in 1892. Photograph published by Stereo-Travel Co., copyright 1909, originally in stereographic form.

The most well-known monument to Christopher Columbus in New York City is located at the center of Columbus Circle, near the southwest corner of Central Park. A statue of Columbus stands atop a column pierced by three boats: Niña,  Pinta and Santa María, on a pedestal adorned with commemorative inscriptions and a winged figure examining a globe.


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Christopher Columbus Monument, New York - 1909