"Two Views of a Dead Rabbit"
This essay examines two images of members of an Irish street gang in the mid-nineteenth century that address issues of immigrant stereotyping, urban immigration, poverty, and reform in the wake of large-scale Irish immigration. The link includes the essay and both of the images under discussion.
External Link: picturinghistory.gc.cuny.edu
Creator | Joshua Brown
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Cite This document | Joshua Brown, “"Two Views of a Dead Rabbit",” SHEC: Resources for Teachers, accessed August 1, 2021, https://shec.ashp.cuny.edu/items/show/1676.