Signs, Symbols and Stones: Uncovering the Mysteries of an Urban Ethnic Landscape #2

Portuguese American women on an art installation in Provincetown harbor. Photo by the author.

by Jim Fonseca

We’re wandering in an urban ethnic landscape — maybe even getting lost — learning about a different culture, that of Portuguese Americans in southeastern New England.

So — signs, symbols and stones (monuments). Today we’ll look at some monuments in and around the two cities that are…