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John F. Kennedy bust - Military Park - Newark, NJ, USA
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N 40° 44.280 W 074° 10.222
18T E 570049 N 4510004
Quick Description: A bronze portrait bust of John F. Kennedy located at the Military Park - Newark, NJ
Location: New Jersey, United States
Date Posted: 7/23/2013 4:21:05 AM
Waymark Code: WMHMAA
Views: 6

Long Description:
According to the Smithsonian Art Inventory Sculptures:

Artist: Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973, sculptor.
Title: John Fitzgerald Kennedy, (sculpture).
Dates: Dedicated Nov. 11, 1965.

Inscription: (On front of base:) In memory of/John Fitzgerald Kennedy/35th Pres./of the/United States of America/May 29, 1917/November 22, 1963/Let every nation know whether/it wishes well or ill, that we shall/pay any price, bear any burden meet/any hardship, support any friend sup/pose any foe in order to assure the/survival and the success of liberty/This much we pledge and more./Inaugural address/Jan 20, 1961/Presented by the/American Women and Children/of/Essex County/November 11, 1965.

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The Military park is currently under renovation works, but the bust can still be seen.

Waymark Type: Monument, memorial or statue

Address:
Military Park
Newark, NJ USA


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