“The Irish Way: Becoming American in the Multiethnic City” Presented by Author James R. Berrett
The Museum is glad to announce that James R. Barrett, author of The Irish Way: Becoming American in the Multiethnic City, will be leading a program on the nature of the immigration and subsequent assimilation of Americas urban Irish population at the turn of the twentieth century. Barretts talk will be held in the Museums historic Governor Fifer Courtroom on Saturday, November 8, at 1:00 p.m. This program is presented in conjunction with the Museums current exhibit The Greening of the Prairie: Irish Immigration and Settlement in McLean County which is sponsored by State Farm.
Saturday, November 8, 2014
McLean County Museum of History
200 North Main
Bloomington IL 61701