Richard Tucker Park - Wifi Hotspot - New York, NY, USA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
N 40° 46.412 W 073° 58.918
18T E 585911 N 4514115
Quick Description: A small park in midtown Manhattan.
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 9/25/2021 8:52:56 PM
Waymark Code: WM1518A
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Grahame Cookie
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Long Description:
From the website, "Located in a small park triangle known formerly as Empire Park North and adjacent to Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, this bronze portrait bust by Milton Hebald (1917–2015) depicts opera star Richard Tucker (1913–1975). The bust sits on an inverted, tapered and polished granite pedestal on which are inscribed the titles of 31 operas that Tucker performed.

Tucker was born in Brooklyn in 1913, and he worked as a cantor before making his debut with New York’s Metropolitan Opera in 1945. Tucker enjoyed a thirty-year career with the organization, specializing in Italian operatic works. The monument was a gift of Tucker’s wife, Sarah, and was unveiled in 1979. A similar bust was unveiled in Tel Aviv, Israel that same year."
Connection Type: Base Station (BSS)

DHCP IP's Given Out: DHCP Off

Is WEP Key on or off?: WEP on

Pay Network: Not a PayNet

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Approximate Location:
In a park.


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New York, NY, USA


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