The Washington Square Arch is a marble triumphal arch built in 1892 in Washington Square Park. It celebrates the centennial of George Washington's inauguration as President of the United States in 1789. The north side of the eastern pier bears the sculpture George Washington as Commander-in-Chief, the western pier has George Washington as President. The arch was modeled by Stanford White on the Arc de Triomphe, built in 1806 in Paris. It stands 77 feet (23 m) high.
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Robert Neville is a scientist who was unable to stop the spread of the terrible virus that was incurable and man-made. Immune, Neville is now the last human survivor in what is left of New York City and perhaps the world. For three years, Neville has faithfully sent out daily radio messages, desperate to find any other survivors who might be out there. But he is not alone.