Published works on the Irish in North America

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William Forbes Adams Ireland and Irish Immigration to the New World: From 1815 to the Famine Baltimore        
D.H. Akenson Being had : historians, evidence, and the Irish in North America Port Credit, Ont., Canada P.D. Meany 1985 243 p. National Library of Ireland Ir 973 a 10    
Kyle Betit A genealogist's guide to discovering your Irish ancestors : how to find and record your unique heritage Cincinnati, Ohio : Betterway Books 2001 296 p. Co-author Radford, Dwight A. National Library of Ireland GS    
Andy Bielenberg The Irish diaspora Harlow, England ; New York Longman 2000 368 p. National Library of Ireland 1A 3396 Irish migration to North America, 1800-1920
Andy Bielenberg The Irish diaspora Harlow, England ; New York Longman 2000 368 p. National Library of Ireland 1A 3396 'Scotch-Irish', 'Black Irish' and 'Real Irish': emigrants and identities in the old South
C.K Bolton Scotch Irish pioneers in Ulster and America Baltimore Genealogical Publishing 1986 398 p. National Library of Ireland Ir 973 b 14    
A.K. Bradley History of the Irish in America Chartwell, 1986   National Library of Ireland Ir 942 b 19    
Concannon & Cull Irish-American Who's Who     National Library of Ireland Ir 942 i 13    
R.J. Dickson Ulster Emigration to Colonial America, 1718-75 London 1976        
David Dobson Ships from Ireland to early America, 1623-1850 Baltimore, MD : Printed for Clearfield Company, inc. by Genealogical Pub. Co., c1999 153 p. Library of Congress E49.2.I6 .D67 1999    
David Dobson Irish emigrants in North America Baltimore : Reprinted for Clearfield Co. by Genealogical Pub. Co., 1997-2000 Originally published in 5 vols.: Fife, Scotland : St. Andrews, 1994-1999 Library of Congress E49.2.I6 D64 1997    
D. Doyle & Edwards (ed.) America and Ireland 1776-1976 Westport, Conn Greenwood Press 1980 The proceedings of the United States Bicentennial conference of Cumann Merriman, Ennis, August 1976 National Library of Ireland Ir 973 a 5    
P.J. Drudy The Irish in America : emigration, assimilation, and impact Cambridge ; New York Cambridge University Press, 1985 359 p National Library of Ireland Ir 942 i 9    
Charles Fanning New perspectives on the Irish diaspora Carbondale Southern Illinois University Press c2000 329 p National Library of Ireland A 2A 47 "Scotch-Irish" myths and "Irish" identities in eighteenth- and nineteenth-century America
M. Glasgow Scotch-Irish in Northern Ireland and the American Colonies New York 1936   National Library of Ireland Ir 973 g 16    
Michael Glazier The encyclopedia of the Irish in America Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dame Press 1999 988 p National Library of Ireland RR 970 e 11    
E.R.R. Green Essays in Scotch-Irish History Ulster Historical Foundation        
William D. Griffin The Irish in America, 550-1972; a chronology & fact book Dobbs Ferry, N.Y. Oceana Publications 1973 154 p National Library of Ireland Ir 942 g 5    
Ruth-Ann Harris The Search for Missing Friends: Vol. 4 1854-60 Boston New England Historic Genealogical Society 1995 Irish immigrant advertisements placed in The Boston Pilot; Co-editor B.E. O'Keeffe National Library of Ireland Ir 942 s 22    
Ruth-Ann Harris The Search for Missing Friends: Vol. 1 1831-1850 Boston New England Historic Genealogical Society 1989 Irish immigrant advertisements placed in The Boston Pilot; Co-editor D.M. Jacobs National Library of Ireland Ir 942 s 22    
Ruth-Ann Harris The Search for Missing Friends: Vol. 2 1851- 1853 Boston New England Historic Genealogical Society 1991 Irish immigrant advertisements placed in The Boston Pilot; Co-editor B.E. O'Keeffe National Library of Ireland Ir 942 s 22    
Ruth-Ann Harris The Search for Missing Friends: Vol. 3 1854-56 Boston New England Historic Genealogical Society 1993 Irish immigrant advertisements placed in The Boston Pilot; Co-editor B.E. O'Keeffe National Library of Ireland Ir 942 s 22    
Charles Knowles The Petition to Governor Shute in 1718; Scotch-Irish Pioneers in Ulster and America;     National Library of Ireland    
Edward Laxton The famine ships the Irish exodus to America 1846-51 London Bloomsbury 1997 250 p National Library of Ireland Ir 94108 L 22    
John C. Linehan Irish Schoolmasters in the American Colonies, 1640-1775 Washington, D.C. American-Irish Historical Society 1898 31 p. [with a continuation of the subject during and after the War of the Revolution] National Library of Ireland Ir 942 r 9    
Audrey Lockhart Some aspects of emigration from Ireland to the North American colonies between 1660 and 1775 New York, Arno Press 1976 243 p. National Library of Ireland Ir 973 l 5    
John Maguire The Irish in America New York, 1868   National Library of Ireland Ir 973 m 3    
W.F. Marshall Ulster Sails West Baltimore, Md GPC 1996 including Ulster Presbyterian ministers in America 1680-1820 National Library of Ireland Ir 973 m 59    
Frances McDonnell Emigrants from Ireland to America 1735-1743 Baltimore GPC 1992 134 p. A transcription of the report of the Irish House of Commons into enforced emigration to America National Library of Ireland Ir 94107 e 10    
Thomas D'Arcy McGee A history of the Irish settlers in North America : from the earliest period to the census of 1850 New York, 1852 Reprint, Baltimore, GPC, 2003 National Library of Ireland Ir 970 m 1    
Seamus P Metress The Irish-American experience : a guide to the literature Washington, D.C. : University Press of America, c. 1981 220 p National Library of Ireland Ir 942 m 21    
Seamus P Metress The Irish in North America : a regional bibliography Toronto : P.D. Meany Publishers, c. 1999 227 p. Co-author Donna M. Hardy-Johnston. National Library of Ireland GR 2602    
K.A. Miller Irish immigrants in the land of Canaan : letters and memoirs from colonial and revolutionary America, 1675-1815 Oxford, New York Oxford University Press 2003 788 p National Library of Ireland 3A 3452    
K.A. Miller Exiles and Emigrants Oxford, 1985   National Library of Ireland Ir 942 m 26    
K.A. Miller Ireland and Irish America: culture, class, and transatlantic migration Dublin Field Day 2008 411 p. National Library of Ireland    
K.A. Miller Out of Ireland : the story of Irish emigration to America Washington, D.C. : Elliott & Clark Pub., c1994 132 p. Co-author Paul Wagner Library of Congress E184.I6 M54 1994    
Brian Mitchell Irish Emigration Lists 1833-39 Baltimore Genealogical Publishing Company, 1989 Counties Antrim and Derry      
M.J. O'Brien Irish Settlers in America: A consolidation of articles from the journal of the American-Irish Society Baltimore, Genealogical Publishing Company 1979   National Library of Ireland Ir 942 O 23    
David B. Quinn Ireland and America their early associations, 1500-1640 Liverpool Liverpool University Press 1991 57 p (for the Department of History in association with the Institute of Irish Studies ) National Library of Ireland Ir 942 p 14(1)    
Arnold Schrier Ireland and the American emigration, 1850-1900 Chester Springs, PA Dufour 1997 210 p National Library of Ireland Ir 94108 s 31    
W.V. Shannon The American Irish New York Macmillan 1963 458 p. National Library of Ireland Ir 973 s 3    
J. Shaw The Scotch-Irish in History Springfield 1899   National Library of Ireland Ir 942 s 13    
Jack W. Weaver mmigrants from Great Britain and Ireland: a guide to archival and manuscript sources in North America compiled Westport, Conn. Greenwood Press 1986 Co-editor DeeGee Lester. 129 p. National Library of Ireland Ir 016 w 2    
Walter Luke Willigan A bibliography of the Irish-American press, 1691-1835 Brooklyn? 1934 1 p. Library of Congress Z1361.I7 W5    
Marianne S. Wokeck Trade in strangers : the beginnings of mass migration to North America University Park, Penn Pennsylvania State University Press 1999 319 p. National Library of Ireland Ir 324 w 6    
  Familia: Ulster Genealogical Review Belfast Ulster Historical Foundation   National Library of Ireland Ir 9292 u 3 Scottish Emigration to Colonial America: An Overview No. 18 2002
  The Ulster-American Connection, New University of Ulster   National Library of Ireland Ir 942 u 3    
  Ulster Historical and Genealogical Guild Newsletter Belfast UHF   National Library of Ireland Ir 9292 u 3 "Sources for the Identification of Emigrants from Ireland to North America in the 19th Century" 1979, Vol 1, Nos 2 & 3