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Father Rocco Petrarca

 
 
Father Rocco Petrarca Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., December 16, 2008
1. Father Rocco Petrarca Marker
Inscription.
The Italian Community gratefully remembers
Father Rocco Petrarca
Pastor of
St. John the Baptist Church
from 1913 to 1948
“Flos Memoriae Lapide Perennior”

 
Erected by The Columbus Italian Community.
 
Location. 39° 58.656′ N, 82° 59.949′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Ohio, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of Hamlet Street and Cedar Alley, on the left when traveling south on Hamlet Street. Click for map. Marker is in front of the St. John the Baptist Catholic Church Rectory. Marker is at or near this postal address: 720 Hamlet Street, Columbus OH 43215, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Reverend Father Alexander Cestelli / Chiesta Italiana di San Giovanni Battista (within shouting distance of this marker); Tod Barracks, 1863 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lincoln Goodale (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Fireproof Building (approx. half a mile away); Flytown (approx. 0.6 miles away); St. Patrick Church / St. Patrick College and Aquinas College High School
Father Rocco Petrarca Bust and Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., December 16, 2008
2. Father Rocco Petrarca Bust and Marker
(approx. 0.7 miles away); Columbus' First Professional Game (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Columbus Buckeyes (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Columbus.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyCharity & Public WorkChurches, Etc.Notable Persons
 
Father Rocco Petrarca Bust and Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., December 16, 2008
3. Father Rocco Petrarca Bust and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 713 times since then and 70 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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