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"Mamarella -1933" Gouache 15 x 21"($850.)
American History
The event: When a church,( Our Lady of Good Council) with 25000 members was slated for closure, Maria MonteGrosso, 80 years old, known as "Mamarella," occupied the sanctuary with the help of neighbors, in an attempt to prevent it. Eventually it was closed 4 years later, but her determination became legendary: "Urban Trinity": Broadcast originally on Channel 6 ABC in Philadelphia. View at:
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