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Ulster to America : the Scots-Irish migration experience, 1680-1830 / edited by Warren R. Hofstra
1st ed
Knoxville : University of Tennessee Press, c2012
book jacket
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 3rd Floor  E184.S4 U48 2012    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Scots-Irish -- United States -- History -- 18th century
Scots -- Ulster (Northern Ireland and Ireland) -- History -- 18th century
Subject United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 18th century
Ulster (Northern Ireland and Ireland) -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 18th century
Subject(s) Scots-Irish -- United States -- History
Scots -- Ulster (Northern Ireland and Ireland) -- History
Subject United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History
Ulster (Northern Ireland and Ireland) -- Emigration and immigration -- History
Physical Description xxvii, 263 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction: From the north of Ireland to North America: the Scots-Irish and the migration experience / Warren R. Hofstra -- Searching for a new world: the background and baggage of Scots-Irish immigrants / David W. Miller -- Searching for land: the role of New Castle, Delaware, 1720s-1770s / Marianne S. Wokeck -- Searching for order: Donegal Springs, Pennsylvania, 1720s-1730s / Richard K. MacMaster -- Searching for community: Carlisle, Pennsylvania, 1750s-1780s / Richard K. MacMaster -- Searching for peace and prosperity: Opequon settlement, Virginia, 1730s-1760s / Warren R. Hofstra -- Searching for status: Virginia's Irish tract, 1770s-1790s / Katharine L. Brown and Kenneth W. Keller -- Searching for security: backcountry Carolina, 1760s-1780s / Michael Montgomery -- Searching for "Irish" freedom-settling for "Scotch-Irish" respectability: southwestern Pennsylvania, 1780-1810 / Peter Gilmore and Kerby A. Miller -- Searching for independence: revolutionary Kentucky, Irish American experience, and Scotch-Irish myth, 1770s-1790s / Patrick Griffin -- Afterword: historic political moderation in the Ulster-to-America diaspora / Robert M. Calhoon
Alternate Author Hofstra, Warren R., 1947-

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