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SECRETS OF THE DEAD

Death on the Railroad

  • Aired: 05/08/2013
  • Rating: NR
Less than two months after 57 Irish immigrants were hired to lay railroad track in Pennsylvania in 1832, all were dead. Were they victims of a cholera epidemic or something much darker?
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Find out how and why 57 Irish immigrants to the U.S. died in 1832.
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