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Table of contents for Receiving Erin's children : Philadelphia, Liverpool, and the Irish famine migration, 1845-1855 / J. Matthew Gallman.


Contents

Acknowledgments ix
Chapter 1 Immigrants and Hosts 1
Chapter 2 Migration and Reception 23
Chapter 3 Poverty, Philanthropy, and Poor Relief 48
Chapter 4 Hospitals, Cholera, and Medical Care 86
Chapter 5 Environmental Reform 113
Chapter 6 Sectarian Conflicts: Churches and Schools 141
Chapter 7 Street Violence and the Pursuit of Public Order 174
Conclusion   211
Notes 229
Index 289