History 297

Irish American and No Lamps

Kevin Kenny’s “Twenty Years of Irish American Historiography,” explores the historiography of Irish American history. Kenny begins his article in 1988, when Kerby Miller had just published his novel, Emigrants and Exiles. The author sees novel as the “most influential work of Irish America history ever written.” He writes that Read more…

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History 297

Pegler-Gordon Reviews

In the reviews on Anna Pegler-Gordon’s In Sight of America: Photography and the Development of U.S. Immigration Policy, the author(s) examine the impact and use of photography in U.S. immigration policy through Pegler-Gordon’s book. However, each review looks at this impact and use from a different perspective and understanding. In Read more…

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