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Boston Sights

Memorial to the Irish Famine

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Updated 11/12/2013

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A reminder of the rich immigrant past of this most Irish of American cities consists of two sculptures by artist Robert Shure, one depicting an anguished family on the shores of Ireland, the other a determined and hopeful Irish family stepping ashore in Boston.

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Plaza outside Borders, Washington St. near School St., opposite Old South Meeting House, Boston, Massachusetts, 02119, United States

Updated 11/12/2013


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