New Bedford in Bristol County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Commonwealth of Toil
Erected by Massachusetts AFL-CIO.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Labor Unions. A significant historical year for this entry is 1936.
Location. 41° 38.095′ N, 70° 55.27′ W. Marker is in New Bedford, Massachusetts, in Bristol County. Marker is on Front Street near Union Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Bedford MA 02740, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. From Whales to Bales (a few steps from this marker); From Whales to Flatfish and Scallops (within shouting distance of this marker); The Dartmouth (within shouting distance of this marker); Working Waterfront (about 300 feet Whaling Capital (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Bedford.
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