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Holy ground

July 11, 2019

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With the New York State Ancient Order of Hibernians meeting this for their 100th biennial convention, we post a reminder that the AOH in America was founded in 1836 in New York City, specifically in St. James Church. The event in commemorated in what is today a quiet side street in Chinatown.  PHOTO BY PETER MCDERMOTT

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