Great champion oarsman John B. Kelly, Sr. (1889-1960) appears in a single scull in this bronze monument erected by the Friends of Jack Kelly.
A native Philadelphian, Kelly was a three-time Olympic champion in Men’s Rowing, winning the Gold Medal in singles and doubles in 1920
and the doubles in 1924. He was father to actress Princess Grace Kelly.
Photo: Caitlin Martin for the Association of Public Art.