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Dictionary of Irish Biography - Cambridge University Press

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Biography of Patrick Dillon, missionary priest to Argentina and founder of the Southern Cross.

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MainCa~1 Record

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Huguenots: inward migration

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Features Editor's comment, September 27, 2013 2:48 PM
excellent - we have another journalist working on this - I'll compile your findings - keep up the good work!
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Confession | St. Patrick’s Confessio

Confession | St. Patrick’s Confessio | My Research Workspace 23 | Scoop.it
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St Patrick mentions that he was taken to Ireland as a captive.

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Features Editor's comment, September 27, 2013 2:41 PM
St Patrick is a hugely important figure in this story as he's the first case of a migrant to Ireland for which we have a written source. Can you go further into the Confessio and find me more about his experience in Ireland?
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A History of Ireland in 100 Objects – 82. Emigrant’s teapot, late-nineteenth to mid-twentieth century

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It is telling that Irish folk culture developed its own objects specifically for the act of emigration. The sheer scale of outward migration in the decade of the Great Famine is staggering: 2.1 million people.
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Emigrant's teapot.

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Features Editor's comment, September 27, 2013 2:46 PM
Great - this could be a nice image for the feature!