Alexander Hamilton is one of the Founding Father of the US. The statue that was place in the Park was carved by Carl H. Conrads in 1880, and was donated by one of Hamilton’s sons – John C. Hamilton.
The easiest way to see his portrait is to just take a look at a $10 bill.
Considered to be a legal and financial mastermind, he is credited for introducing the US dollar,
as well as establishing the National bank and the US Treasury.
He was George Washington’s
most trusted confidant during the American war of Independence.