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  • John Endicott Elihu Yale Plaque, Paramino (possible) (2)

John Endicott Plaque / Elihu Yale Birthplace

Artist:

John Francis Paramino

Location:

 

Neighborhood:

Downtown

Type:

Plaque

Year:

1930

Medium:

Bronze and Granite

Collection:

Funders:

City of Boston

Description:

The Governor John Endicott Plaque marks the site of Endicott’s last home from 1655 to 1665. It carries a bas-relief portrait of Endicott by the sculptor, John Francis Paramino.  The plaque also marks the site where Elihu Yale, the founder of Yale University, was born on April 5, 1648. The City of Boston placed the plaque in 1930.

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