大军团广场 (布鲁克林)

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坐标40°40′27″N 73°58′13″W / 40.6743°N 73.9702°W / 40.6743; -73.9702
大军团广场 (布鲁克林)
地标
The Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Arch at Grand Army Plaza.jpg
战士和水手拱门
国家  美国
纽约市布鲁克林区
屬於 展望公园
位置 肯尼迪纪念碑
 - 海拔 131 ft(39.9 m[3]
 - 坐标 40°40′27″N 73°58′13″W / 40.6743°N 73.9702°W / 40.6743; -73.9702
面积 14.26 英亩(6 公顷[4]
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维基共享资源: Grand Army Plaza

大军团广场(Grand Army Plaza)是纽约市布鲁克林展望公园的主要入口[5],由同心椭圆环组成。外圈为与广场同名的街道,内圈原定是一个圆,实际上作为主要街道 – 富莱特布什大道 – 连接八条径向道路:范德比尔特大道、巴特勒广场(Butler Place)、圣约翰广场(Saint John’s Place,两次)、林肯广场(Lincoln Place)、东公园路(Eastern Parkway)、展望公园西、联盟街(Union Street)和伯克利广场(Berkeley Place)。

广场包括战士和水手拱门贝利喷泉约翰·肯尼迪纪念碑、美国内战将军古弗尼尔·沃伦亨利·华纳·斯洛克姆雕像,著名的布鲁克林公民亚历山大·斯基恩医生和亨利 W.麦克斯韦半身像,以及凉亭等[6]

Saturday market in the plaza (summer 2003)
1800s overhead plaza view w/ fountain

参考文献[编辑]

  1. ^ New York Times, Plaza in Brooklyn Dedicated to G.A.R., May 10, 1926, page 9
  2. ^ The Electric Fountain at the Prospect Park Plaza, Brooklyn. The Electrical World. [2011-08-20]. "the Prospect Park Plaza, Brooklyn, generally known as "The Circle," and on the lines of the Brooklyn Heights and Nassau Railway companies' systems" 
  3. ^ X_Value=-73.970156&Y_Value=40.674253. USGS Elevation Web Service Query. United States Geological Survey. [2011-06-24]. 
  4. ^ Bailey Fountain (Historical Signs Project webpage for park marker). Grand Army Plaza. nycgovparks.org. [2011-08-19]. 
  5. ^ Prospect Park. The Brooklyn Daily Eagle. June 20, 1867: (2) [2011-08-02]. "Entering at the main entrance or plaza, the visitor leaves on either side the mounds which flank the spot selected for the Fountain of the Gold Spray." 
  6. ^ White, Norval; Willensky, Elliot. AIA Guide to New York City. New York Chapter, American Institute of Architects; Crown Publishers/Random House. 2000 - 4th Edition. ISBN 0-8129-31069-8 请检查|isbn=值 (帮助).