Columbus Monument at Columbus Circle

This essay is adapted from Chapter 35 of Outdoor Monuments of Manhattan: A Historical Guide. I’ve kept cross-references to other chapters in the book, and given links to pages on ForgottenDelights.com for color photos. Outdoor Monuments has been “translated” into Monuments of Manhattan, a … Continue reading

Prometheus at Rockefeller Center, by Paul Manship

This essay is adapted from Chapter 28 of Outdoor Monuments of Manhattan: A Historical Guide. I’ve kept cross-references to other chapters in the book, and given links to pages on ForgottenDelights.com for color photos. Outdoor Monuments has been “translated” into Monuments of Manhattan, a … Continue reading