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IRISH IN THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR

IRISH IN THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR

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“He took my Hand in His and Bid Me a Last Farewell”: A Limerick Emigrant Dies from Cholera, 1867

A previous StoryMap post on the site explored the devastating toll the 1866-67 Cholera epidemic took on immigrant and African...
February 17, 2024
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Appeal: Seeking Information on Leitrim Civil War Servicemen

As regular readers will be aware we are pretty fond of a map here on Irish in the American Civil...
January 30, 2024
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Video: Dedication of the Irish Memorial at Andersonville National Historic Site

The recent dedication of the memorial at Andersonville was a historic event. As well as remembering the impact of the...
January 12, 2024