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Garrahy presenting a check to the Columbus Monument Committee

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Garrahy presenting a check to the Columbus Monument Committee

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.

See also:
Governor J. Joseph Garrahy (1930 - 2012), Records of, 1970-1985

Source

Garrahy records

Publisher

Rhode Island State Archives

Date

1980

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Language

eng

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photo

Citation

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