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This waymark category records the many places where men and women of Irish descent have left their mark on the great melting pot that is the United States of America.
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Irish-American Historic PlacesPatrick Kavanagh - Famous Irish Poet and Novelist - Orlando, Florida

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A life sized bronze statue of Patrick Kavanagh. Famous Irish Poet and Novelist sitting in front of the 'Raglan Road' Irish pub in Downtown Disney, Orlando, Florida, USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 11/15/2012

last visited: 1/27/2015

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Irish-American Historic PlacesCeltic Cross at Douglas R. Fluhrer Park - Kingston, Ontario

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Celtic Cross located in Douglas R. Fluhrer Park in downtown Kingston.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member mTn_biKer65

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 10/22/2012

last visited: 1/23/2013

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Irish-American Historic PlacesOur Mother of Sorrows Roman Catholic Church - Greece, NY

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In addition to its orgins in the Irish-American population, the predecessor to this brick church was the first rural Roman Catholic church in New York State. Find it at the southeast corner of the intersection of Latta Road and Mount Read Blvd.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 1/7/2012

last visited: 3/24/2012

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Irish-American Historic PlacesEdmund Burke - Washington, DC

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This bronze statue of Edmund Burke is located in Burke Park on Massachusetts Avenue in Washington, DC. It is a contributing statue in the U.S. National Register of Historic Places' American Revolution Statuary listing.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 1/7/2012

last visited: never

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Irish-American Historic PlacesJohn J. Carter - Titusville, PA

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The tomb of John J. Carter, war hero and oil man, can be found atop a small hill in Woodlawn Cemetery on the edge of Titusville, PA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bpratt

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/10/2011

last visited: 4/12/2015

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Irish-American Historic PlacesIrish Fenian Invasions of Canada - Malone, NY

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An historical marker located at the Franklin County fairgrounds along Highway 11 in Malone, New York, mentions that Malone was the site for two Irish Fenian invasions of Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: New York

date approved: 10/31/2011

last visited: 8/22/2013

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Irish-American Historic PlacesWorcester Commemorative Celtic Cross - Worcester, MA

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The Irish settled in Worcester in 1826. The cross depicts Irish workers building the Blackstone Canal as well as many other scenes and Irish symbols.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 10/24/2011

last visited: never

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Irish-American Historic PlacesIrish Parish - Holyoke Heritage State Park - Holyoke, MA

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The story of the Irish immigrants to Holyoke is recounted at the Holyoke Heritage State Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/21/2011

last visited: never

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Irish-American Historic PlacesSt. Patrick's Cathedral - New York City, NY

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St. Patrick's Cathedral's official address is at 460 Madison Ave in New York City. But many enter on Fifth Avenue between West 50th and 51st Streets in New York City, NY.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: New York

date approved: 9/4/2011

last visited: 6/24/2005

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Irish-American Historic PlacesFather Francis P. Duffy - New York City, NY

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This statue is in the middle of New York City's Times Square...not far from the statue of George M. Cohan.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: New York

date approved: 8/31/2011

last visited: 1/31/2015

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Irish-American Historic Places28th MA Drum, Irish Brigade - Fredericksburg VA

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The drum of the 28th Massachusetts is a reminder of the charge of the Irish Brigade at the Battle of Fredericksburg during the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/23/2011

last visited: 11/19/2011

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Irish-American Historic PlacesSt. Patrick’s Irish Settlement Church – rural Cummings, IA

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This peaceful country church has a wealth of history, from the early Irish settlement of this region to the most recent visit from Pope John Paul II in 1979.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Iowa

date approved: 6/17/2011

last visited: never

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Irish-American Historic PlacesThe Irish Brigade, Battle of Fredericksburg, Dec. 1862

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The Irish Brigade was an infantry brigade, consisting predominantly of Irish Americans, that served in the Union Army in the American Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/20/2011

last visited: 11/19/2011

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Irish-American Historic PlacesSt. Patrick's Parish, Lucan, Ontario, 1854

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St. Patrick's Church, just east of Lucan, Ontario, is a historic parish church and the home of the cemetery containing the grave of the notorious Donnelly family that was massacred in 1880.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Norshley

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 4/16/2011

last visited: 1/10/2012

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Irish-American Historic PlacesIrish Bricks – Sioux Falls, SD

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These bricks next to the Potato Man sculpture were given by 132 families who gathered together to purchase the Irish statue for the park.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: South Dakota

date approved: 4/1/2011

last visited: 6/17/2013

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Irish-American Historic PlacesThe Potato Man - Sioux Falls, SD

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This life-sized sculpture of the “Potato Man” was created as a tribute to the Irish immigrants who came to America to escape the potato famine in Ireland.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: South Dakota

date approved: 4/1/2011

last visited: 6/17/2013

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Irish-American Historic PlacesIrish Blarney Stone, Emmetsburg, IA

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This blarney stone was a gift to the town of Emmetsburg from the people of Dublin, Ireland in recognition of the community’s Irish heritage.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Iowa

date approved: 3/7/2011

last visited: 11/10/2012

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Irish-American Historic PlacesSt. Patrick Church - Columbus, OH

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St. Patrick Church is over 150 years old and was established and built by poor Irish immigrants. It was severely damaged by "the Great Fire" in 1935, but was repaired and reopened a little over a year later.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Ohio

date approved: 1/9/2011

last visited: never

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Irish-American Historic PlacesAnnie Moore and Brothers Anthony and Philip - Cobh, County Cork, Ireland

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Annie Moore left from Cobh then known as Queenstown with her brothers and was the first person processed through the new immigration center at Ellis Island, New York. The statue is located in front of the Heritage Center in Cobh, County Cork, Ireland

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Munster, Ireland

date approved: 1/2/2011

last visited: 2/20/2013

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Irish-American Historic PlacesAmerican Irish Historical Society - New York City, NY

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The American Irish Historical Society is a historical society devoted to Irish American history, founded in Boston in 1897.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SUp3rFM & Cruella

location: New York

date approved: 12/13/2010

last visited: 10/15/2014

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Irish-American Historic PlacesIrish Brigade - Fredericksburg, VA

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The Union Brigade of Irish-American fighters were courageous in light of charging the entrenched Confederate artillery during the American Civil War Battle of Fredericksburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 10/29/2010

last visited: 10/22/2011

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Irish-American Historic PlacesBucky O'Neill - Prescott, Arizona

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A man who made his mark in Arizona, and in the heart of a US President for his service to the country.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member Tsegi Mike and Desert Viking

location: Arizona

date approved: 7/3/2010

last visited: 1/19/2015

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Irish-American Historic PlacesBlarney Castle stone - May arboretum - Reno, Nevada

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This is a piece of the Blarney castle located in the St. Patrick grove at the May Arboretum.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GT.US

location: Nevada

date approved: 5/6/2010

last visited: never

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Irish-American Historic PlacesHouse of Ireland - San Diego, CA

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Located in San Diego's beautiful Balboa Park near Pan American Place, this site was built for the 1935 California International Exposition.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: California

date approved: 5/4/2010

last visited: 3/21/2015

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Irish-American Historic PlacesRobert Boyle O'Reilly Memorial - Boston, MA

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This memorial to John Boyle O'Reilly on the edge of the Fenway depicts a bust of O'Reilly on the side facing the intersection, and personifications of Patriotism, Erin (Ireland), and Poetry on the side facing the park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 3/27/2010

last visited: never

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