¶ 2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 the most magnificent of which is the colossal ^equestrian^ statue of “Frederick the Great”. at the termination of the Linden opposite the Royal palace of the present King William 1st.
¶ 3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 It is not possible to speak in too high terms of this wonderfull [sic] work of art. In bronze, designed by Rauch, erected in 1851. The pedestal is divided into three sections. At the upper corners are represented Moderation, Justice, Wisdom, Strenth [sic], and appropriate reliefs representing his love for music +c- Below are life sized figures of distinguished officers- At the front corners are equestrian figures of the Princes Henry of Prussia and Ferdinand of Brunswick. On the rear corners, Genl Ziethen and Seydlitz. These life sized figures charm me more than all else, so finely delineated, each one a perfect study.
¶ 4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 Opposite this monument is the Palace of the present King Wilhelm 1st now occupied by the Queen, erected in 1834, but rather dingy in appearance. Not accessible to visitors.
¶ 5 Leave a comment on paragraph 5 0 In front of this Palace, in a small park beside the Linden stand, fine colossal bronze statues of Genls Gneisenau, Blucher, and York. The first erected 1826, the others in 1855. very finely