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Life and Death on Grosse Île, 1832-1937

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English inscription on the Celtic cross reading "Sacred to the memory of thousands of Irish emigrants who, to preserve the faith, suffered hunger and exile, in 1847-48, and stricken with fever ended here their sorrowful pilgrimage. Erected by the ancient order of the Hibernians in America and dedicated Feast of the Assumption (1909)"
Photograph of a close-up view of an engraved stone plaque