The Resource Ulster to America : The Scots-Irish Migration Experience, 1680–1830, edited by Warren R. Hofstra, (electronic resource)

Ulster to America : The Scots-Irish Migration Experience, 1680–1830, edited by Warren R. Hofstra, (electronic resource)

Label
Ulster to America : The Scots-Irish Migration Experience, 1680–1830
Title
Ulster to America
Title remainder
The Scots-Irish Migration Experience, 1680–1830
Statement of responsibility
edited by Warren R. Hofstra
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In Ulster to America: The Scots-Irish Migration Experience, 1680-1830, editor Warren R. Hofstra has gathered contributions from pioneering scholars who are rewriting the history of the Scots-Irish. In addition to presenting fresh information based on thorough and detailed research, they offer cutting-edge interpretations that help explain the Scots-Irish experience in the United States. In place of implacable Scots-Irish individualism, the writers stress the urge to build communities among Ulster immigrants. In place of rootlessness and isolation, the authors point to the tran
Cataloging source
MdBmJHUP
Dewey number
  • 973.0049163
  • 973/.0049163
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
E184.S4
LC item number
U48 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hofstra, Warren R.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scots
  • Scots-Irish
  • Scots
  • Scots-Irish
  • Ulster (Northern Ireland and Ireland)
  • United States
  • Ulster (Northern Ireland and Ireland)
  • United States
Label
Ulster to America : The Scots-Irish Migration Experience, 1680–1830, edited by Warren R. Hofstra, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
Introduction: From the north of Ireland to North America: the Scots-Irish and the migration experience / Warren R. Hofstra -- Searching for a new world: the background and baggage of Scots-Irish immigrants / David W. Miller -- Searching for land: the role of New Castle, Delaware, 1720s-1770s / Marianne S. Wokeck -- Searching for order: Donegal Springs, Pennsylvania, 1720s-1730s -- Richard K. MacMaster -- Searching for community: Carlisle, Pennsylvania, 1750s-1780s / Richard K. MacMaster -- Searching for peace and prosperity: Opequon settlement, Virginia, 1730s-1760s / Warren R. Hofstra -- Searching for status: Virginia's Irish tract, 1770s-1790s / Katharine L. Brown and Kenneth W. Keller -- Searching for security: backcountry Carolina, 1760s-1780s / Michael Montgomery -- Searching for "Irish" freedom-settling for "Scotch-Irish" respectability: southwestern Pennsylvania, 1780-1810 / Peter Gilmore and Kerby A. Miller -- Searching for independence: revolutionary Kentucky, Irish American experience, and Scotch-Irish myth, 1770s-1790s / Patrick Griffin -- Afterword: historic political moderation in the Ulster-to-America diaspora / Robert M. Calhoon
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (297 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781572338326
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2560000000079366
  • (EBL)834997
  • (OCoLC)772845099
  • (SSID)ssj0000576205
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11345294
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000576205
  • (PQKBWorkID)10553396
  • (PQKB)10565470
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC834997
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse18489
  • (EXLCZ)992560000000079366
Label
Ulster to America : The Scots-Irish Migration Experience, 1680–1830, edited by Warren R. Hofstra, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
Introduction: From the north of Ireland to North America: the Scots-Irish and the migration experience / Warren R. Hofstra -- Searching for a new world: the background and baggage of Scots-Irish immigrants / David W. Miller -- Searching for land: the role of New Castle, Delaware, 1720s-1770s / Marianne S. Wokeck -- Searching for order: Donegal Springs, Pennsylvania, 1720s-1730s -- Richard K. MacMaster -- Searching for community: Carlisle, Pennsylvania, 1750s-1780s / Richard K. MacMaster -- Searching for peace and prosperity: Opequon settlement, Virginia, 1730s-1760s / Warren R. Hofstra -- Searching for status: Virginia's Irish tract, 1770s-1790s / Katharine L. Brown and Kenneth W. Keller -- Searching for security: backcountry Carolina, 1760s-1780s / Michael Montgomery -- Searching for "Irish" freedom-settling for "Scotch-Irish" respectability: southwestern Pennsylvania, 1780-1810 / Peter Gilmore and Kerby A. Miller -- Searching for independence: revolutionary Kentucky, Irish American experience, and Scotch-Irish myth, 1770s-1790s / Patrick Griffin -- Afterword: historic political moderation in the Ulster-to-America diaspora / Robert M. Calhoon
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (297 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781572338326
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2560000000079366
  • (EBL)834997
  • (OCoLC)772845099
  • (SSID)ssj0000576205
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11345294
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000576205
  • (PQKBWorkID)10553396
  • (PQKB)10565470
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC834997
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse18489
  • (EXLCZ)992560000000079366

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