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New York
Brooklyn Bridge
Public DomainBrooklyn Bridge

Angela's Ashes starts in Brooklyn, New York, where Angela and Malachy meet.

The McCourt family return to Ireland in 1934, when Frank is four.  Their last view of New York is the Statue of Liberty.

The Statue of Liberty
Creative Commons AttributionThe Statue of Liberty - Credit: William Warby