Eighth Grade I was a patrol boy at St. Rose of Lima School, and my post
was the corner of Seventh Avenue and Ninth Street, specifically the northeast
corner, one of the points of the little triangle of real estate that accommodated
Patrick Washington monument.
I looked at
it often but not until later in life appreciated the meaning behind it.
Here from the St. Rose Archive
are some photos
and documents concerning
its 1982 change