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May a Lasting Peace Be Unto You: Pittsburgh Irish

Pittsburgh Irish: May a Lasting Peace be Unto You By Elizabeth Myers This is a true story, as luck would

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Illuminations: The 1918 Flu Epidemic in Ireland

Illuminations:  The 1918 Flu Epidemic in Ireland By:  J. Michael Finn The 1918-19 influenza pandemic killed an estimated fifty million

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Hero of Bataan: Chaplain Fr. John E. Duffy: Illuminations:

Illuminations: Chaplain Father John E. Duffy, Hero of Bataan By:  J. Michael Finn “I did what I could for each

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Pittsburgh Irish: Making Connections

  Pittsburgh Irish: Making Connections By Elizabeth Myers From its people to its placenames, the Greater Pittsburgh area maintains many

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Pittsburgh Irish: Gems in the Furnace

  Pittsburgh Irish: Gems in the Furnace By Elizabeth Myers I am excited to join the iIrish team as a

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John Phillip Holland & the Fenian Ram: Illuminations:

Illuminations:  John Philip Holland and The Fenian Ram By:  J. Michael Finn “Some men for adventure have planned for the

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Illuminations: Battle of the Ford of the Biscuits

Illuminations: Battle of the Ford of the Biscuits By:  J. Michael Finn “He was the bulwark of valor and prowess,

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Illuminations: Erskine Childers

Illuminations:  Erskine Childers By:  J. Michael Finn Robert Erskine Childers was born in Mayfair, London, England on June 25, 1870.

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Stone Mad: Partnerning for a Purpose

STONE MAD: Partnering for a Purpose Stone Mad Artist and Designer John Digney is partnering with the Drystone Wall Association

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Pittsburgh Happenings: So Much to See

Pittsburgh Happenings: So Much to See Here By Diane Byrnes Typically, in years past, July was a time many of

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The Angel of the Battlefield Illuminations: Sister Anthony O’Connell,

Illuminations:  Sister Anthony O’Connell, Angel of the Battlefield By:  J. Michael Finn It was at Shiloh where Sister Anthony became

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