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Carty Parade Ground Tablet

Artist:

Unknown

Location:

 

Neighborhood:

Back Bay

Type:

Memorial Plaque

Year:

1963

Medium:

Bronze

Collection:

Funders:

Description:

The Carty Tablet designates the parade ground on Boston Common as The Carty Parade Ground in honor of  Colonel Thomas J. Carty (1904-1962) who was a Captain of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company. Carty was also an Associate Commissioner of the Boston Parks and Recreation Department. The bronze tablet was dedicated in 1963.

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