Spanish American War Monument to the 71st Infantry Regiment

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Spanish American War Monument to the 71st Infantry Regiment
Spanish American War Monument to the 71st Infantry Regiment, Oct 2012.jpg
Spanish American War Monument to the 71st Infantry Regiment is located in New York
Spanish American War Monument to the 71st Infantry Regiment
Location Jackson Avenue & Saw Mill River Road, Greenburgh, New York
Coordinates 41°00′38″N 73°51′50″W / 41.01056°N 73.86389°W / 41.01056; -73.86389Coordinates: 41°00′38″N 73°51′50″W / 41.01056°N 73.86389°W / 41.01056; -73.86389
Area less than one acre
Built 1901, 1905
Architectural style Neoclassical
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 10001133[1]
Added to NRHP January 14, 2011

Spanish American War Monument to the 71st Infantry Regiment is a historic war memorial located in Mount Hope Cemetery at Greenburgh, Westchester County, New York. It was built in 1901 at the 71st Infantry Regiment burial plot, and is an 18 feet square and 18 feet high, Quincy granite structure in the Neoclassical style. It has granite steps, wrought and cast iron double entrance doors, and a square cupola. A second set of steps was built in 1905.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2011.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register of Historic Places Listings". Weekly List of Actions Taken on Properties: 1/10/11 through 1/14/11. National Park Service. 2011-01-21. 
  2. ^ Peter D. Shaver (November 2010). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Spanish American War Monument to the 71st Infantry Regiment". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2012-08-05.  See also: "Accompanying six photos". 

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