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Title The Irish Race in California, and on the Pacific Coast, with an Introductory Historical Dissertation on the Principal Races of Mankind, and a Vocabulary of Ancient and Modern Irish Family Names
Author Quigley, Hugh (1819-1883)
Date 1878
Document Type Printed Book
Publisher Information San Francisco: A. Roman & Co.
Reference G470.Q6.I878
BIB ID 78592
Library / Archive American Antiquarian Society
Collection Name Irish in America
Description Looks at the history of Irish migration to the west coast of the United States, with a particular focus on California. The author also looks more widely at the "principal Races of Mankind", and offers a "vocabulary" of Irish names. A list of contents appears at the end of the book.
Theme(s) Religion, Ethnic Identity and Community Relations
Country (from) Ireland
Country (to) United States of America
Places San Francisco, Santa Clara, California, Oregon, Nevada, Washington, Idaho, Montana, Utah, Arizona, United States; British Columbia, Canada
Nationality Irish; Irish American
Keywords immigration, emigration, race, evolution, anthroponymy, settlement, culture, overland migration, army, soldier, religion, business
Additional Information Please note: Some of the metadata for this document has been taken from the American Antiquarian Society catalogue.
Language English
Copyright American Antiquarian Society