The USS Maine Monument at the southwest corner of Central Park in New York City.

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The USS Maine Monument at the southwest corner of Central Park in New York City.
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The USS Maine, a battle ship which mysteriously exploded off the coast of Havanah beginning the Spanish-American War, is memorialized as the Maine Monument at the southwestern corner of Central Park (and at the cusp of Columbus Circle) in New York, New York.