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Hard Days Are Gone: Irish in the Capital Region

The legacy of the Irish has endured and is affirmed in this hour-long documentary produced as a collaborative effort between WMHT and the Albany Institute of History and Art.


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When the Irish immigrated to the Capital Region they brought little with them but their strong backs and hands, their belief in God, and the dream of liberty and home for themselves and their family. Their legacy has endured and is affirmed in this hour-long documentary produced as a collaborative effort between WMHT and the Albany Institute of History and Art.

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Aired: 2015-03-11 13:31:00 0:30 Rating: NR

The determination of the Irish have built a community that's a testament to their dreams.