The early 19th century saw an influx of Irish and German immigrants to the United States. Did each group experience America differently? This lunchtime talk explores the different experiences of these two immigrant populations, and looks at their lives, their jobs, their geographical areas of settlement, and their everyday lives and aspirations.
Please call the Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden, 212-838-6878, for more details.
The Museum is located at 421 East 61st Street (between First and York Avenues). Bus: M15, M31 or M57; Subway: N, R, Q or 4, 5, 6 to Lexington Avenue/59th Street; or F to 63rd Street.