Milwaukee's Irish neighborhood in the 19th century
St. Patrick's adopted soil---the old third ward before the fire
Between 1840 and 1892, Milwaukee's Third Ward was home to a thriving community of Irish immigrants. This 10-page article looks back on that half-century of neighborhood life through reminiscences and pictures. The community largely dispersed after a disastrous fire in the Third Ward in 1892.
Immigration and Settlement|
|Creator: ||Miller, Cile
|Pub Data: ||Milwaukee Sentinel, March 19, 1933
|Citation: ||Miller, Cile. "St. Patrick's adopted soil---the old third ward before the fire." Milwaukee Sentinel, March 19, 1933.
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