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Garrahy presenting a check to the Columbus Monument Committee

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Title

Garrahy presenting a check to the Columbus Monument Committee

Subject

Garrahy, John Joseph, 1930-1912

Description

Image of Governor Garrahy presenting a check in the sum of $1,000 to Mr. Maraziti a member of the Columbus Monument Committee. It was a check to help in the restoration of the Columbus Monument. The check was from the American-Italian Cultural Exchange Commission. The Commission was funded by the state. In the picture from left to right are:
Mr. Archie Campanella of Johnston
Mayor Salvatore Mancini of North Providence
Senator Rocco A. Quattrocchio of Providence
Mrs. Garrahy
Governor Garrahy
Mr. Gene Perrotti of Newport (behind Governor, with glasses and bow tie)
Mr. Richard Maraziti of Newport (Receiving check from Governor)
Representative Gaetana Parella of Bristol (behind Mr. Maraziti)
Mr. Thomas Perrotti of Newport
Mrs. Alice Viola of Providence
Judge Vincent Ragosta of Providence
Mr. Sal DeRuggero of Newport

Source

Garrahy records

Publisher

Rhode Island State Archives

Date

1980

Format

jpeg

Language

eng

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Original Format

photo

Citation

"Garrahy presenting a check to the Columbus Monument Committee," in Virtual Exhibits, Item #464, http://www.sos.ri.gov/virtualarchives/items/show/464 (accessed April 23, 2014).