Friday, February 06, 2009

"Ireland in America"

This brief New York times article from April 2nd 1852 is a vivid reminder of truly challenging times though probably not where we want to be setting our reference point!

1 comment:

Liam Delaney said...

we are currently analysing the excellent 1850 micro-census data. Amazing that the US has made this type of stuff available in statistical package format.