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Bridgeport in Fairfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Roberto Clemente

1939 - 1973

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, February 1, 2010
1. Roberto Clemente Marker
Inscription.  The test of mankind's progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much; it is whether we provide enough for those who have too little.
 
Erected by The 200,000 Spanish citizens of Conn. through the efforts of station WLVH - La Grande, Jose Grimalt Mestre, President.
 
Location. 41° 9.664′ N, 73° 11.876′ W. Marker is in Bridgeport, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker can be reached from Waldemere Avenue near Iranistan Avenue, on the left when traveling west. Located next to the ballfields in Seaside Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bridgeport CT 06604, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Perry Memorial Arch (approx. half a mile away); U.S.S. Maine Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Bridgeport Soldiers and Sailors Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); James Henry O’Rourke (approx. 0.9 miles away); Bridgeport (approx. 1.1 miles away); Lewis Howard Latimer
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By Michael Herrick, February 1, 2010
2. Roberto Clemente Marker
(approx. 1.2 miles away); Bryant Electric Company World War I Monument (approx. 1.2 miles away); Bridgeport Korean War Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bridgeport.
 
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By Michael Herrick, February 1, 2010
3. Roberto Clemente Marker
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on November 8, 2019. This page originally submitted on February 21, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,319 times since then and 63 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 21, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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