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November 2015

The Great Fire of Boston

November 8, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Forest Hills Cemetery, Story Chapel, 95 Forest Hills Avenue
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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Please join the Jamaica Plain Historical Society to hear Anthony M. Sammarco discuss his book  The Great Boston Fire of 1872 Few events can be said to have changed the face of Boston forever. Eventually destroying 775 buildings and causing millions of dollars in damage to the commercial section that we now know as Boston's business district, the Great Boston Fire of 1872 was a spectacular conflagration that destroyed "old Boston" and allowed a phoenix to arise from the ashes. This exciting…

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