Pulling Down the Statue of George III by "The Sons of Freedom".
After the repeal of the Stamp Act, the people erected in Bowling Green, in 1770, a leaden statue of George III, which the patroits pulled down July 9, 1776, and melted into bullets.
Float - Destruction of the Statue of George III.
La destruction de la statue royale a Nouvelle Yorck. Die Zerstörung der königlichen Bild säule zu Neu Yorck
General Washington. Situated in Union Square. Unveiled July 4, 1856. The first equestrian statue to be erected in N.Y. since the destruction of George III, in Bowling Green.
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DePeyster Statue, Bowling Green
New York. Statue of George III Demolished.
DePeyster Statue, Bowling Green [Variant]
[Destruction of Wallabout Market.]
Unveiling of the Statue of George Washington