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Illustration of Irish Family Ejectment from Their Home

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Image of an illustration called The Ejectment, which depicts the removal of an Irish family from their home for non-payment of rent. Events like this routinely occurred during the years of the Irish Potato Famine.

The drawing accompanies an article in the December 16, 1848 issue of The Illustrated London News.

Click on the image for a very detailed view.


Media Credits

Image online, courtesy Vassar College website.

 

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