“A Symbol for Independence” Robert Emmet Park, Washington D.C. | Irish America Magazine

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IA-(EMMET)Turlough McConnell’s article, “Robert Emmet: A Symbol for Independence” has been re-published in Irish America’s February/March 2016 issue.  This coincides with the March centennial re-dedication of the famous memorial to Robert Emmet by Kerry-born sculptor Jerome Connor located on Massachusetts Avenue in Washington, D.C.  Representative Joe Crowley has introduced HR. 4564 to re-designate the site as “Robert Emmet Park,”  please click here for more info on how you can support this long-overdue amendment.

To read Turlough McConnell’s original article please click here

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