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The New York Irish

Author: Ronald H Bayor; Timothy J Meagher
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It offers a fresh perspective on an immigrant people's encounter with the famed metropolis. A joint project of the Irish Institute and the New York Irish History Roundtable

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald H Bayor; Timothy J Meagher
ISBN: 0801857643 9780801857645
OCLC Number: 44586516
Description: xxii, 743 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Contents: The Irish and the emerging city : settlement to 1844 / Leo Hershkowitz --
"Upon a bunch of straw " : the Irish in colonial New York City / Joyce D. Goodfriend --
Religion, ethnicity, and history : clues to the cultural construction of law / Walter J. Walsh --
The development of an Irish American community in New York City before the great migration / Paul A. Gilje --
"The most Irish City in the union" : the era of the great migration, 1844-1877 / Hasia R. Diner --
"Desirable companions and lovers" : Irish and African Americans in the Sixth Ward, 1830-1870 / Graham Hodges --
Quimbo Appo's fear of Fenians : Chinese-Irish-Anglo relations in New York City / John Kuo Wei Tchen --
Illness and medical care among Irish immigrants in antebellum New York / Alan M. Kraut --
Shrewd Irishmen : Irish entrepreneurs and artisans in New York's clothing industry, 1830-1880 / William E. Devlin --
Union green : the Irish community and the Civil War / Edward K. Spann --
Forging forward and looking back / Lawrence J. McCaffrey --
Going to the ladies' fair : Irish Catholics in New York City, 1870-1900 / Colleen McDannell --
The Irish language in New York, 1850-1900 / Kenneth E. Nilsen --
Irish county societies in New York, 1880-1914 / John T. Ridge --
The Irish American worker in transition, 1877-1914 : New York City as a test case / John R. McKivigan and Thomas J. Robertson --
"In time of peace, prepare for war" : key themes in the social thought of New York's Irish nationalists, 1890-1916 / David Brundage --
When New York was Irish, and after / Chris McNickle --
Striking for Ireland on the New York docks / Joe Doyle --
Of "mornin' glories" and "fine old oaks" : John Purroy Mitchel, Al Smith, and reform as an expression of Irish American aspiration / John F. McClymer --"From the East Side to the seaside" : Irish Americans on the move in New York City / Marion R. Casey --
An end and a beginning / David M. Reimers --
The neighborhood changed : the Irish of Washington Heights and Inwood since 1945 / Robert W. Snyder --
Emigrants, eirepreneurs, and opportunists : a social profile of recent Irish immigration in New York City / Mary P. Corcoran --
Irish traditional and popular music in New York City : identity and social change, 1930-1975 / Rebecca S. Miller --
The heart's speech no longer stifled : New York Irish writing since the 1960s / Charles Fanning.
Responsibility: edited by Ronald H. Bayor and Timothy J. Meagher.

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A handsome, weighty tome that boasts contributions from the cream of Irish history specialists. Irish Echo A landmark work for Irish-American scholarship. Irish Literary Supplement This reading Read more...

 
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