ACADEMIC

History is my jam.

 
Mafia Man at Night Black and White

11 Things You Didn't Know About Al Capone

Blog for WereHistory.org

The Fire That Gave Birth to the Second City

The Fire That Gave Birth to the Second City

Blog for WereHistory.org

December 5, 1933: The End of Prohibition

December 5, 1933: The End of Prohibition

Blog for WereHistory.org

Puritan to Patriot

From Puritan to Patriot:
John Adams & William Billings' "Chester"

Blog for WereHistory.org

The Second Amendment & the 1879 Illinois Militia Law

The Second Amendment
& the 1879 Illinois Militia Law

Blog for WereHistory.org

Ethnicity, Religion, and the Chicago Public Schools, 1837-1894

"We know neither Catholics, nor Protestants, nor Free-Thinkers here”: Ethnicity, Religion, and the Chicago Public Schools, 1837-1894

in Colin Barr and Hilary Carey (eds.),

Religion in Greater Ireland (Mc-Gill-Queen’s University Press, 2015).

Ducking for Cover: Chicago's Irish Nationalists in the Haymarket Era

Ducking for Cover: Chicago’s Irish Nationalists
in the Haymarket Era

America's Role in the 1916 Easter Rising

America’s Role in the 1916 Easter Rising

Sunday Business Post (Dublin, Ireland), February 28, 2016.

Ph.D. dissertation

Immigrants, Nativists,
and the Making of Chicago, 1835-1893

Doctoral Dissertation
Boston College
(link downloads dissertation)