Author Archives: New York Irish History Roundtable

William Niblo—Not Soon Forgotten

William Niblo—Not Soon Forgotten Saturday, December 5 at 2 p.m. at St. Patrick’s Old Cathedral, 263 Mulberry Street, Manhattan William Niblo was an early nineteenth-century Irish immigrant whose ambition and skill made him one of the first successful Irish entrepreneurs in what today is called the hospitality industry. What did he do, and how did… Continue Reading

Looking for Your Ancestors?

Looking for Your Ancestors? A Lecture by Joseph Buggy Saturday, February 23rd, 2015, at 2 pm, at Glucksman Ireland House 1 Washington Mews (near 5th Avenue & 8th Street, Manhattan) Please join us on Saturday, February 28th, at 2 PM at NYU’s Glucksman Ireland House (1 Washington Mews at Fifth Avenue, just south of 8th… Continue Reading

The City Of Homes

The City of Homes – The Irish in Brooklyn A Lecture by Dr. Stephen Sullivan Saturday, March 14, 2015, at 12 noon at The Basilica of St. Patrick’s Old Cathedral on Mott Street between Prince and Houston Streets The unique experiences of Irish people in the Borough of Kings will be discussed by Dr. Stephen… Continue Reading

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