Features the story of Sean O’Shaughnessy, as he journeys from Ireland to America . The story begins in Ireland in 1845 and continues on through 1870, finally ending in Ohio. Through the character of Sean, the diaries, journals and letters of the Irish immigrants to America come alive. Listen as he tells of the onset of the potato famine, the booking of passage to America with his new bride, the crossing of the Atlantic and the loss of their first-born. Discover what he found upon their arrival in America, “the land with the door of golden opportunity,” the reality of life in the city, and their eventual move to Ohio where they settled. The script is based upon primary research and documentation along with the actors’ own personal family history.