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DK Find Out: St. Patrick's Day site description for DK Find Out: St. Patrick's Day
This is a short description of St. Patrick's Day and a picture of the Chicago River dyed green for the holiday. 
https://www.dkfindout.com/us/more-find-out/festivals-and-holidays/saint-patricks-day/

 
TED: The History of Saint Patrick site description for TED: The History of Saint Patrick
People celebrate St. Patrick's Day for a variety of reasons, but what are the origins of this holiday? Who was St. Patrick? Watch this video to learn more about St. Patrick, his life and legends. 
http://ed.ted.com/featured/JhveuSxg

 
All About the Holidays: St. Patrick's Day site description for All About the Holidays: St. Patrick's Day
PBS Learning has this animated video that describes St. Patrick and the traditions of St. Patrick's Day. 
http://www.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/744f6cb7-4a1c-45d1-9f0a-98eb7b4bd6ed/st-patricks-day-all-about-the-holidays
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BBC: Religions - Saint Patrick site description for BBC: Religions - Saint Patrick
This page from the BBC: Religions website is about Saint Patrick. The page provides information about Patrick's life and writings, as well as myths about Patrick. 
http://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/christianity/saints/patrick_1.shtml

 
The History Place: Irish Potato Famine site description for The History Place: Irish Potato Famine
The History Place has a description of the Irish Potato Famine, describing life before the famine, then the blight and the many difficulties the Irish people faced. 
http://www.historyplace.com/worldhistory/famine/index.html

 
Island Ireland site description for Island Ireland
An Internet directory to Irish art, culture and environment with hand-picked links to Irish history, architecture, music, news, genealogy, travel, literature, folk culture, archaeology, the Irish language and more. 
http://islandireland.com/

 
St. Patrick's Mission site description for St. Patrick's Mission
This site explores the story behind Saint Patrick's life, the places he visited in Ireland, and the way he is remembered today. From Ireland's Eye. 
http://www.irelandseye.com/paddy/saint_pat.html
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