A Devoted and Inspirational Mother

2020-03-23T13:01:32-06:00

Johanna Collins Tobin Margaret Tobin Brown is known as the “Unsinkable Molly Brown,” famous heroine of the Titanic. Although she was never called Molly (the name first appeared in an obituary, written by a man who had never met her), Margaret’s story has been shaped by myth and legend. At Historic Denver’s Molly [...]

A Devoted and Inspirational Mother2020-03-23T13:01:32-06:00

Irish in Denver

2013-03-14T18:54:26-06:00

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 Denver2013-03-14T18:54:26-06:00
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