Father John Cooney Interview, 1977
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Father John Cooney
Irish American Catholics; Irish Americans; Clontarf (Minn.); Irish American families--Minnesota; Temperance United States Societies, etc.; Ancient Order of Hibernians; Ireland, John, 1838-1918; Agricultural; Ireland--Emigration and immigration; United States--Emigration and immigration; Ireland Politics and government
In this interview, Father John Cooney talks about the Catholic parish in Clontarf, MN and its Irish American roots. He goes into detail about Irish immigrants and farming in the area along with the influences of Bishop John Ireland.
University of Minnesota, Morris Archives
Cooney, John C., "Father John Cooney Interview, 1977" (1977). Irish American Oral History Project. 5.