By today’s dollar, the journey from Ireland to the United States during Ireland’s Great Famine (1845-1852) was $ 10. Photo is of Irish immigrants c. 1910.

By today’s dollar, the journey from Ireland to the United States during Ireland’s Great Famine (1845-1852) was $ 10. Photo is of Irish immigrants c. 1910.

A Frontier Nurse and Her Horse In the  Mountains of  Kentucky by @nursingpins, via Flickr

A Frontier Nurse and Her Horse In the Mountains of Kentucky by @nursingpins, via Flickr

Irish immigrants arriving in the United States in 1902. © John Simkin ...

Irish immigrants arriving in the United States in 1902. © John Simkin ...

Little Italy: New York circa 1905. "Mulberry Street. Italian neighborhood with street market." 5x7 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company.

Little Italy: New York circa 1905. "Mulberry Street. Italian neighborhood with street market." 5x7 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company.

Immigrants Coming to Ellis Island | January 1, 1892: The Ellis Island Immigration Station opens

Immigrants Coming to Ellis Island | January 1, 1892: The Ellis Island Immigration Station opens

and another view: Calamity Jane, aka Martha Jane Cannary of Princeton , Missouri

and another view: Calamity Jane, aka Martha Jane Cannary of Princeton , Missouri

“A Woman Living Here Has Registered to Vote” c. 1920 Suffrage Flyer (via Missouri History Museum.)

“A Woman Living Here Has Registered to Vote” c. 1920 Suffrage Flyer (via Missouri History Museum.)

Sullivan/Connor Genealogy

Sullivan/Connor Genealogy

Photograph of an Italian woman at Ellis Island. The photographer is unknown but this was taken at Ellis Island for the purpose of keeping track of individual immigrants via photo-organization

Photograph of an Italian woman at Ellis Island. The photographer is unknown but this was taken at Ellis Island for the purpose of keeping track of individual immigrants via photo-organization

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