Irish Immigrants & Their Impact on New Orleans - Episode #007

Released Wednesday, 16th March 2016
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In this episode we dive into the St. Patrick’s Day celebrations in New Orleans.   We cover the parades and block parties, but also explore the history of the Irish in New Orleans and why we celebrate this particular holiday with so much energy.  As you’ll discover, the ‘real’ story is the impact of the Irish on New Orleans.   Learn about the Irish influence on local government, architecture, banking, the port of New Orleans, the food, and more!

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