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Hull in Plymouth County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

John Boyle O'Reilly House

1889

 
 
John Boyle O'Reilly House Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 19, 2018
1. John Boyle O'Reilly House Marker
Inscription.  

Irish Patriot, Activist for Minority Rights,
Poet, Editor of The Pilot
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Mary Murphy O'Reilly
Journalist for The Young Crusader
pen name: Agnes Smiley
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Molly (Mary) Boyle O'Reilly
(daughter)
Journalist, Investigative Reporter for the
Harper's Magazine and Boston Globe,
Political Activist, Mass. Prison Commissioner
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Agnes Boyle O'Reilly
(daughter)
Educator, Co-Founder of Shady Hill School
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Hull Public Library since 1913

 
Erected by Hull Historical Commission.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Civil RightsGovernment & PoliticsMan-Made FeaturesPatriots & Patriotism.
 
Location.
John Boyle O'Reilly House Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 19, 2018
2. John Boyle O'Reilly House Marker
On wall of house, to left of bay window, hidden behind the tree
42° 18.134′ N, 70° 54.399′ W. Marker is in Hull, Massachusetts, in Plymouth County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Highland Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Main Street. Marker is on the Hull Library's NW elevation. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 9 Main Street, Hull MA 02045, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lt. William Haswell House (here, next to this marker); John Boyle O'Reilly (a few steps from this marker); Hull (a few steps from this marker); British Marine Burial Site (a few steps from this marker); Fort Independence (approx. ¼ mile away); Strangers Corner (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bernice James DePasquali (approx. 0.3 miles away); Gold Star Mothers Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hull.
 
Also see . . .
1. John Boyle O'Reilly Website. (Submitted on May 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. John Boyle O'Reilly Club, Springfield MA. (Submitted on May 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. John Boyle O'Reilly Association, Bunbury, Western Australia. (Submitted on May 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Hull Public Library History. (Submitted on May 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 31, 2018. It was originally submitted on May 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 168 times since then and 78 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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