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Title The Emigrants Farewell to Ireland. Alf Burns Farewell
Date c.1850
Document Type Ephemera
Reference EPH C345
Library / Archive National Library of Ireland
Collection Name Ephemera Collection
Description Lyrics to the ballad with references to the economic and agricultural conditions in Ireland at that time. The closing verse of song is missing.
Theme(s) Permanent Settlement and Successive Generations; Politics, Legislation and Governance
Country (from) Ireland
Country (to) United States of America
Nationality Irish; European
Keywords music, agriculture, immigration, immigrant, finance, Great Depression, industry
Language English
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