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From hunger to hope – Journey of the Irish Famine Orphan Girls

Siobhan O’Neill and Noelene Lloyd outline the history of the Great Hunger in Ireland, and the Earl Grey Scheme which brought girls from Irish poorhouses to work as servants and help populate the new colony. Presented by the Coburg Historical Society. Registrations essential.

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Merri-bek City Libraries
Merri-bek City Libraries, Merri-bek City Libraries
Phone: 9353 4000
Email: libraryevents@moreland.vic.gov.au