Irish in Denver

2013-03-14T18:54:26+00:00

Irish immigrants came to the United States in droves during the Irish Potato Famine (1845-1852) seeking a better life. Once they reached America however, they were met with discrimination and back breaking labor. Faced with the challenges of discrimination, the Irish fought hard to work their way up the socioeconomic ladder in America. The first-generation [...]

Irish in Denver 2013-03-14T18:54:26+00:00