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Records for Passengers who Arrived at the Port of New York during the Irish Famine, compiled 1977 - 1989, documenting the period 01/12/1846 - 12/31/1851

ARC Identifier 569666

Series from Collection CIR: Records of the Center for Immigration Research, 1976 - 2003

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Creator(s):Balch Institute for Ethnic Studies. Center for Immigration Research (1976 - 2002)
Type(s) of Archival Materials:Data Files
Textual Records

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Other Title(s):Famine Irish Data Files
Inclusive Dates:1977 - 1989
Coverage Dates:01/12/1846 - 12/31/1851
Date Note:The coverage dates are dates of passenger arrivals.
Part Of:Collection CIR: Records of the Center for Immigration Research, 1976 - 2003
Includes: 2 file units described in ARCSearch within this Series
Function and Use:The Center for Immigration Research (CIR) at the Balch Institute created this series to promote access to information about immigrants from Ireland to the United States during the era of the Irish Potato Famine, 1846-1851. It was extracted from ship passenger lists in the records of the U.S. Customs Service (NARA Record Group 36).
Access Restriction(s):Unrestricted
Use Restriction(s):Unrestricted
General Note(s):The Balch Institute published a printed version of the materials entitled "Famine Irish Collection."
Finding Aid Type:Doc. Package
Online Resource:Access to Archival Databases (AAD) system
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Online Resource Note:The electronic records in this series can be searched online via the Access to Archival Databases (AAD) system.
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Accession Number(s):NN3-CIR-93-003



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