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Quincy in Norfolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Domenico D’Alessandro

 
 
Domenico D’Alessandro Dedication Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 18, 2018
1. Domenico D’Alessandro Dedication Marker
Inscription.

The International
H. C. B. and C.
Laborer's Union
of America
to
D. D'Alessandro

[Bronze bas-relief panels]

Domenico D’Alessandro

International H. C. B. and C.
Laborer's Union of America [seal]

Labor omnia vincit ["Work conquers all"]
[Laborers illustration]

In union there is strength
[Illustration of D'Alessandro organizing]


 
Erected by International H. C. B. and C. Laborer's Union of America.
 
Location. 42° 15.545′ N, 71° 0.094′ W. Marker is in Quincy, Massachusetts, in Norfolk County. Marker is on Southern Artery (Massachusetts Route 3A) north of Greenleaf Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Monument is in Mount Wollaston Cemetery, about 325 feet north of the cemetery's Southern Artery entrance. Marker is at or near this postal address: 20 Sea Street, Quincy MA 02169, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Field (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Three Adams Brothers (about 800 feet away); Charles Vaughan Wells (approx. 0.2 miles away); Etta M. Hutchins (approx.
Domenico D’Alessandro Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 18, 2018
2. Domenico D’Alessandro Monument
¼ mile away); Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Korean War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Spanish-American War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Quincy.
 
Regarding Domenico D’Alessandro. In 1910, D'Alessandro became General President of the International Hod Carriers, Building and Common Laborers Union of America, with international headquarters in Quincy, Massachusetts, during his tenure.
 
Also see . . .  Laborers' International Union of North America: Our Proud History. (Submitted on June 25, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Domenico D’Alessandro Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 18, 2018
3. Domenico D’Alessandro Monument
Domenico D’Alessandro Bas-relief image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 18, 2018
4. Domenico D’Alessandro Bas-relief
I. H. C. B. and C. L. U. of America Seal image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 18, 2018
5. I. H. C. B. and C. L. U. of America Seal
Laborers Bas-relief on monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 18, 2018
6. Laborers Bas-relief on monument
Domenico D’Alessandro Organizing Bas-relief image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 18, 2018
7. Domenico D’Alessandro Organizing Bas-relief
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 25, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 25, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on June 25, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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