The Story of the Irish in Boston (1890)
Book ID: 65922
The Story of the Irish in Boston. Together with Biographical Sketches of Representative Men and Noted Women. Boston: James B. Cullen & Company, 1890. PP 443. Publisher’s half leather , cloth boards. Spine lettered in gilt Tail of spine worn with a little loss, contetns in good condition.
Illustrated with portrait plates including frontispiece plate of 19th-century poet, John Boyle O’Reilly.
Biographical sketches of prominent Irish men and women throughout the city’s history. Also includes Civil War engagements in which the Boston Irish served.