Centre for Migration Studies

Irish Emigration Database

Libraries NI, Mellon Centre for Migration Studies

The Emigration Database is a computerised collection of primary source documents on Irish emigration to North America (USA & Canada) in the 18th and 19th centuries. It contains a variety of original material including emigrant letters, newspaper articles, shipping advertisements, passenger lists, official government reports, family papers and extracts from books and periodicals. The Database deals ...

Mellon Centre for Migration Studies

Libraries NI, Mellon Centre for Migration Studies

The Centre supports the Ulster American Folk Park's main activites by providing reference resources for the study of the history of both the United States and Ireland from the 17th and 20th centuries and the link between the two. The Research Library at the Mellon Centre for Migration Studies comprises a specialist collection of printed material and an Emigration Database. The collection reflects ...