Jack Langan Interview, 1977
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Irish American Catholics; Irish Americans; Irish American families--Minnesota; Agricultural; Ireland--Emigration and immigration; United States--Emigration and immigration; Baseball; Depressions 1929
In this interview, Jack Langan reminisces about life in West Central Minnesota as an Irish American. Mr. Langan was born in Clontarf, MN. His family farmed in the area but Jack's father came from Ireland in 1873 where he was a police officer in Dublin. They initially immigrated to Boston before moving to Minnesota in 1876-77.
University of Minnesota, Morris Archives
Langan, Jack, "Jack Langan Interview, 1977" (1977). Irish American Oral History Project. 2.