The Ulster Historical Foundation annual tour of the United States finishes today in Little Rock, Arkansas. Last week, they visited Fountaindale, Illinois, and the Fountaindale Public Library has made all of their presentations available to view on Youtube and their Fountaindale Public Library Genealogy & Research blog.
Of particular interest to this blog are the presentations:
Emigration from Ireland to North America: An Overview
Emigration from Ireland to North America: Strategies for Researching Emigrant Ancestors