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  1. [Full Interview] Mary Brigid came from Kinvara, County Galway, Ireland, a coastal town. Her father w[...]
    Mary Brigit Maguire, Full Interview

  2. Tommy talks about living in Ireland and England. He talks about the work he did in England doing var[...]
    Thomas Maguire, Clip 2: Tommy's Life in the B [...]

  3. Tony O'Reilly's eldest son went to Ireland and met a girl, and now they have two children there and [...]
    Tony O'Reilly Clip 3: Irish Heritage

  4. Thomas Maguire talks about working in London before coming to New York because of the birth of his s[...]
    Thomas Maguire, Full Interview

  5. Margaret was born in Dublin, where she attended school until age 13. After that, she worked as seams[...]
    Margaret Berry, Clip 2: Working at the Viennese Kn [...]

  6. Madge O'Boyle came to America because she wanted to see the country. She originally wanted to go out[...]
    Madge O'Boyle, Clip 1: Coming to America

  7. Susan McMahon came to America by plane. She came by herself to Woodside to her uncle’s at 58th Str[...]
    Susan McMahon Clip 1: Forever in the Dance Halls

  8. Although Jane Duffy was born in New York, she spent the majority of her childhood in Ireland, and ca[...]
    Jane Duffy, Full Interview

  9. Tom Berry recalls daily school life growing up in Dublin. He tells a story of a school race when he [...]
    Thomas Berry, Clip 2: School in Dublin

  10. Jane’s father was involved in the IRA and was on the run from 1921-1922. The English tied him and [...]
    Jane Duffy, Clip 4: My Father

  11. Christopher Boles recall some funny characters who were patrons of his bar. He goes into detail abou[...]
    Christopher Boles, Clip 3: Bar Stories

  12. Tony O'Reilly met his wife on his second day in New York City. They met at a bar located on Roosevel[...]
    Tony O'Reilly Clip 2: First Time in New York [...]